Adventures with Azure Functions: Create an Alert from App Insights to Send an Email Notification

I’ve been working fiddling with a better way to receive a notification from an Azure Function that has encountered an exception. There are probably a few approaches to doing this, some that involve code others that do not. My first choice, is to try to take the no-code or low-code approach. So to get things…

Adventures with Azure: Sample CRUD .NET Core API and Azure Functions

I created a sample CRUD demonstrating API functionality using a .NET Core Web API and Azure Functions. Each project contains RESTful API endpoints for adding, updating, fetching and deleting a record from a database. There are currently two flavors: Cosmos DB 3.0 SDK at https://github.com/mattruma/Heroes Entity Framework Core at https://github.com/mattruma/Heroes/tree/EntityFrameworkCore In the future, I will…

Adventures with Azure Functions: Dependency Injection

In this article we will look at how to do Dependency Injection with Azure Functions as described in the article athttps://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/azure-functions/functions-dotnet-dependency-injection. The code for this article can be found at https://github.com/mattruma/SampleDependencyInjectionFunctionApp. To make the most of this article, it will be helpful to be familiar with: Azure Functions Dependency Injection and Dependency Injection in ASP.NET…