Design, develop, deploy, and monitor Azure Functions
This eBook will cover various concepts of Azure Functions, its development, deployment, management, and monitoring. Microsoft launched Azure Function early 2016 as a preview, and it became generally available mid-November of 2016.
The benefits of Azure Functions in a nutshell are:
Managed service by Microsoft, thus less DevOps.
Focus on business logic, deliver solutions faster.
Lower effort to experiment – ‘built fast fail fast.’
Only pay what you use, i.e. for each execution.
Reusability of functionality.
Some of the common scenarios for Azure Functions can be: