Azure Functions

Taking a closer look at Python support for Azure Functions

December 12, 2018

Azure Functions provides a powerful programming model for accelerated development and serverless hosting of event-driven applications. Ever since we announced the general availability of the Azure Functions 2.0 runtime, support for Python has been one of our top requests. At Microsoft Connect() last week, we announced the public preview of Python support in Azure Functions.

Program Manager II, Azure Functions

MongoDB Atlas free tier is now available on Azure

November 12, 2018

We’re excited to report that teams can now use the global cloud database MongoDB Atlas for free on Microsoft Azure. The newly available free tier on Azure Cloud is known as the M0, grants users 512 MB of storage and is ideal for learning MongoDB, prototyping, and early development.

Senior Partner Development Manager, Microsoft Azure

Azure Cosmos DB partitioning design patterns – Part 1

October 25, 2018

In this article, you will learn how to use partition keys to efficiently distribute data, improve application performance, and enable faster look-up. The pre-requisites of this article are general knowledge of Azure Cosmos DB and a good understanding of change feed, request unit (RU) and Azure Functions.

Principal Program Manager, Azure Cosmos DB