Develop Serverless App using Azure Functions : Server less computing

Develop Serverless App using Azure Functions : Server less computing

In this article I will explain how to create Azure server-less function App without having VM or publish web application. 

First let's understand what is Server-less Computing ?

Server-less computing : The actual idea behind this name is to run your code without worried about Server deployments, configuration and so on. you just need to focus on developing the code and everything else taken care by the cloud provider.

Microsoft's "serverless computing" product is called "Azure Functions" and is being developed as an open source product in C#.

Step by step to create your first Azure Function App

1. Click Create a resource in the upper left-hand corner of the Azure portal, then select Compute > Function App.

Enter the App Name and and choose resource group, you can select existing one or create a new one.

Once you create it, Provider will take few seconds to validate and Deploy the function in cloud. Now it is ready to write your first Function App.

Click on Function --> Choose your preference Language, I have selected Webhook + API and C# as my preferred language to demonstrate. 

Create your first Hello World Application, Once finish click on Get function URL just copy and browse in URL, you will get the result.

Copy the URL and append &name = your name in the query string. Happy coding !

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