Azure Portal Tip: Check deployments of Azure resources from the Resource Group

By | May 10, 2018

Deployments of Azure resources can be monitored by the resource group. You can view all the ongoing, completed, and also failed azure deployments details for any resource from the resource group. An azure resource group is a container that contains all the related resources for a specific cloud solution. In addition to that using the resource group, you… Read More »

Create a QnA Maker Azure Service and Connect with Knowledge Base (KB) Service

By | May 9, 2018

Azure QnA Maker is a Microsoft Cognitive Service that primarily helps in providing a data sources as a knowledge base for a bot or application. QA Maker azure service uses cognitive services top of your data to build and train a simple data model and use them as question & answer model with natural languages. We have to… Read More »

Azure Portal Tip: Quickly create Azure services from the Saved List

By | May 8, 2018

Azure Portal allows us marked any specific categories of Azure cloud services as favorite and tag it to Azure Dashboard for quick access. You can access all the resources for the favorite services from the dashboard. What about creating a new cloud service quickly? Rather going to each azure services category and finding out the required service, you… Read More »

Using Deployment slots for Azure Function

By | May 6, 2018

Deployment slots are extremely useful components for Azure cloud services. Deployment slots enable isolation of application environments such as development, staging, and production in a seamless manner. We can swap the environment very easily and thus enable rapid deployment, easy roll out or rollback of the solution and overall enabling DevOps for cloud solution development.

Create Azure Functions using Visual Studio and deploy it to Azure

By | May 5, 2018

Azure Functions let us execute small pieces of code or function in a serverless environment as a cloud function. You just need to focus on code and functionalities rather focusing on cloud infrastructures or any other aspects of the cloud solution. You can create Azure Function directly from the Azure Portal. Azure Functions Tools for Visual Studio also… Read More »

Did you know – There is a “Solution” drop-down option in New Project Dialog Window in Visual Studio?

By | May 4, 2018

The new project dialog window in Visual Studio shows an additional “Solution” dropdown when you try to create a new project with an existing solution open. Yes, many of us may overlook this feature, but now you give it a try. When we create a new project in Visual Studio, the new dialog window asks for Name, Location… Read More »