Videos

Azure WebSites – Java runs great in Azure!

3 years ago
Chris Compy from Azure Websites shows Scott how to easily run Java in Azure Websites. I didn’t believe it either, but it’s true, and it’s awesome.
Great British Chefs

Great British Chefs

3 years ago
More than 100 great British chefs. Millions of great-chef wannabes. 1 digital publishing business that brings them both together using Microsoft Azure. Yum! 
One Dev Story: The developers of Caledos Runner

One Dev Story: The developers of Caledos Runner

3 years ago
Have you ever wondered "How did that dev do that"?  Listen to Domenico Dell’Olio and Nicola Delfino, two Microsoft employees from Rome, tell the story of how they created the popular running app, Caledos Runner, for Windows Phone.  What services do they use?  How do they make money?  How did they get started? Then read more about how to get started with Visual Studio, Game […]

Azure WebSites – Best Practices

3 years ago
Scott learns from Sunitha Muthukrishna the best practices to keep in mind when creating Azure Websites. How should my site architecture change when I move to the cloud? Areas covered in this video:  Understanding that outages can happen and you can mitigate risks  Key principles to following when designing for the Cloud  Considering the end-user […]

Azure WebSites – Deployment Slots for Staging Sites

3 years ago
Azure Websites recently added support for multiple deployment "slots" like Dev, Test, and Staging. Daria Grigoriu shows Scott how this works and we look at scenarios where slots can be useful. Areas covered in this video:  Understanding deployment slots and reasons to use them  Understanding the support for deployment, configuration, and validation  Reviewing an example […]

Azure WebSites – Traffic Manager and Global Load Balancing

3 years ago
Traffic Manager comes to Azure Websites and Eduardo Laureano is here to tell Scott about how this feature makes Azure WebSites way more powerful. We create and load-balance sites globally! Areas covered in this video:  Understanding load-balancing for Websites  Supporting existing methods  Understanding load-balancing between regions  Walking through the traffic manager and endpoints  Testing out […]

Azure WebSites – Automatic and Easy Backup

3 years ago
Azure Websites gets even more useful with automatic and easy backup/restore, now baked into the platform. Eduardo Laureano schools Scott on this new feature. Areas covered in this video:  Understanding what a backup can include  Understanding how to setup an automated backup rather than a manual backup  Viewing the backup contents  Creating a new site […]
Crowdnetic

Crowdnetic

3 years ago
When you need to know what’s happening in crowdfinance, you need the whole story. Get it with Crowdnetic, the centralized hub for real-time market data aggregated from platforms across the globe.

Azure WebJobs 109 – Advanced WebJobs SDK Programming

3 years ago
The march of Pranav continues, this time deep into the Azure WebJobs SDK. You can affect how your Web Jobs run and take full control when you write to the Azure WebJobs SDK. Pranav shows Scott powerful jobs written in C#. Areas covered in this video:  Understanding the ReadFromQueue() function and how it works.  Understanding […]

Azure WebJobs 108 – Notifications from WebJobs

3 years ago
Pranav Rastogi continues to dive into Azure WebJobs, this time showing how notifications can be hooked into a WebJob. Maybe I can get texted when a job runs! Areas covered in this video:  Understanding what happens when a triggered job completes.  Using Zapier.com to make a phone call when a WebJob completes.  Understanding how to […]

Azure WebJobs 107 – Cross Platform WebJobs

3 years ago
What other languages can be used to make an Azure WebJob? Can I deploy from the command line? Pranav Rastogi gets advanced and we deploy from DOS (not really). Areas covered in this video:  Understanding cross platform command-line support to manage WebJobs  Viewing WebJobs for a site using the command-line  Viewing the JSON output that […]

Azure WebJobs 105 – Scaling out Web Jobs

3 years ago
Scott talks to Pranav Rastogi in this continuation of the WebJobs series. Here we learn how to scale our web jobs out to multiple instances. Areas covered in this video:  How to scale out a deployed web job  Review the ReadFromQueue web job  Write messages into the queue using a producer  Scale the related web […]