Monday, March 19, 2018
Are you now ready to dig into what you can actually do with real code using serverless computing cloud services like Azure Functions? If so, you should download and read the free Azure Serverless Computing Cookbook that describes with rich code examples and how to solve common problems using serverless Azure Functions.
Tuesday, February 27, 2018
Every second counts when an attack has been detected. We have heard from you that you need to be able to quickly take action against detected threats. At Ignite 2017, we announced Azure Security Center Playbooks, which allow you to control how you want to respond to threats detected by Security Center.
Wednesday, January 10, 2018
Wouldn’t it be nice to have IoT Hub just automatically scale up to a higher capacity when a certain threshold of messages is met, before your chosen limit is reached? While at this point, IoT Hub does not have this capability built into the service, we have published a sample solution for monitoring and automatically scaling your IoT Hub based on reaching a specific threshold of messages.
Wednesday, October 4, 2017
Serverless provides a great model for accelerating app development, but developers want to do it using the programming languages and development tools of their choice. Ever since we first released…
Monday, July 24, 2017
Serverless is all the rage, now you can get in on the action using R! Azure Function supports a variety of languages (C#, F#, js, batch, PowerShell, Python, php and the list is growing). However R is not natively supported. In the following blog we describe how you can run R scripts on Azure Function using the R site extension.
Monday, May 15, 2017
I get a lot of asks for new routing endpoints in Azure IoT Hub, and one of the more common asks is to be able to route directly to Azure Functions. Having the power of serverless compute at your fingertips is very powerful and allows you to do all sorts of amazing things with your IoT data.
Wednesday, May 10, 2017
Serverless computing continues to gain momentum. The idea of building powerful solutions without worrying about infrastructure resonates with customers for many scenarios. Today we are happy to…
Wednesday, May 10, 2017
Customers have embraced Azure Functions because it allows them to focus on application innovation rather than infrastructure management. The simplicity of the Functions programming model that…
Monday, February 27, 2017
Since the beginning of the year, we’ve deployed multiple new services in Canada. Please find below a brief summary of recently deployed services. Available Now HDInsight is the only fully-managed…
Tuesday, November 15, 2016
Today, Microsoft announced a new partnership with OpenAI, a nonprofit AI research organization co-founded by Elon Musk, Sam Altman, Greg Brockman and Ilya Sutskever.