Hands-On Azure for Developers
Gain practical skills with Azure and understand how to start developing scalable and easy-to-maintain cloud applications
- Get up and running with the development aspects of Azure cloud
- Build fault-tolerant and scalable applications on Azure
- A practical, developer-centric guide for Azure developers
Microsoft Azure is one of the fastest-growing public cloud service providers in the market currently, and also holds the second-highest market share after AWS. Azure has a sophisticated set of services that will help you build fault-tolerant and scalable cloud-based applications.
Hands-On Azure for Developers will take you on a journey through multiple PaaS services available in Azure, including App Services, Functions, and Service Fabric, and explain in detail how to build a complete and reliable system with ease. You will learn about how to maximize your skills when building cloud-based solutions leveraging different SQL/NoSQL databases, serverless and messaging components, and even search engines such as Azure Search. In the concluding chapters, this book covers more advanced scenarios such as scalability best practices, serving static content with Azure CDN, and distributing loads with Azure Traffic Manager.
By the end of the book, you will be able to build modern applications on the Azure cloud using the most popular and promising technologies, which will help make your solutions reliable, stable, and efficient.
What you will learn
- Implement serverless components such as Azure functions and logic apps
- Integrate applications with available storages and containers
- Understand messaging components, including Azure Event Hubs and Azure Queue Storage
- Gain an understanding of Application Insights and other proper monitoring solutions
- Store your data with services such as Azure SQL and Azure Data Lake Storage
- Develop fast and scalable cloud applications
Who this book is for
Hands-On Azure for Developers is for developers who want to build highly scalable cloud-based applications on Azure. Prior knowledge of Azure services will be an added advantage.
About this Bundle
Don’t feel blue… Brush up on your cloud computing skills with help from the Azure Bundle. In this collection of 12 eBooks, featuring eight new-to-Fanatical titles, you’ll learn the ropes and master Microsoft’s cloud computing service - understanding how to build, test, deploy, and manage applications.
With Hands-On Azure for Developers, you’ll get up and running with the development aspects of Azure cloud by learning how to build fault-tolerant and scalable applications. You’ll understand messaging components, including Azure Event Hubs and Azure Queue Storage; gain an understanding of Application Insights and other proper monitoring solutions; and learn how to store your data with services such as Azure SQL and Azure Data Lake Storage.
Hands-On Cloud Administration in Azure is a concise and practical guide for learning cloud administration. You’ll master design patterns and design data solutions for Azure solutions, as well as create and manage Azure resources with script-based tools.
Before long, you’ll have obtained practical experience of working with Azure services and Azure administration, along with maintaining, monitoring, and securing your resources.
There’s also the Azure Networking Cookbook, in which you’ll quickly get up and running with Azure networking solutions - in order to level up your cloud networking skills by planning, implementing, configuring, and securing your infrastructure network with Azure.
Get all of these in-depth eBooks and much more with the Azure Bundle. Every eBook included in this collection is available in EPUB, MOBI and PDF formats.