Azure Data Lake Extension for Azure Functions

As part of our internal hack week a few months back, I built out an extension for Azure Functions that lets you connect directly to an Azure Data Lake Store. This extension can be used as an input or output binding. You can install the extension from the official repo: https://github.com/Azure/azure-functions-datalake-extension Example function using output…

BoxWorks 2017

This year’s BoxWorks is full of amazing speakers, sessions and tracks to help you drive the future of your business. Come join thousands of other executives, developers, administrators and business leads to share ideas and get inspired from each other. This year I will be hosting the following session. Using Serverless Platforms The advent of…

Functions17 – Toronto, ON

FaaS (Function as a Service) architecture is radically changing how software is built how teams interface with each other and systems at scale. The old paradigms of REST are being replaced with remote functions, event-driven architectures, and new standards like GraphQL. We’re organizing a space for Creativity, Exploration, Discussion and Learning to help developers learn…

Let’s talk Serverless with Node.js and Azure Functions

Servers… who needs servers? Let’s dive into Serverless architecture with Azure Functions. Learn how functions can help you to develop faster, reduce time to market and overall cost. In this session we will give you an overview of Azure Functions and walk you through some real world examples of how Azure Functions were used and…

We Rise Women in Tech Conference: What is Serverless & why you should care. Taking advantage of Serverless architecture…

What is Serverless & why you should care. Taking advantage of Serverless architecture for mobile & web applications Not sure what exactly Serverless is and how it applies to your web & mobile application? In this session we will teach you about Serverless architecture, it’s many advantages, how it can reduce your costs and the…

Making your Mobile App Serverless with Azure Functions and Xamarin Workbooks

Xamarin Workbooks (Quick Intro) David Silverlight will be showing how we can use Xamarin Workbooks to help us organize our favorite bits of code, tips, tricks and techniques that we frequently use in our daily lives as developers. For this topic, David will give us a quick overview of this useful tool and show us…

Costa Farms Case Study: Node on Azure IoT & Azure Functions

Learn how Joe Raio and his colleagues at Microsoft helped Costa implement a smart IoT solution to allow them to monitor important vital statistics of their nurseries in real time. The solution included using Arduino Devices, Azure IoT Hub, Azure Functions and more.

Costa Farms Case Study: Azure IoT & Azure Functions & State of dotNet Miami

New year, new dotNetMiami! We’re going to start off the year with some cutting-edge technology and a introspective look into the community. First off, Microsoft’s own Joe Raio will show us how Costa Farms used the cloud to monitor important business operations.