Adventures in Azure: Curbside Pickup Sample App

With all that is going on with COVID-19 and the impact that it is having on retailers, I took a couple of days and wrote a curb-side app that would allow customers to notify a retailer, or any vendor for that matter, that they had arrived to pick-up their order. Please note, this is an…

Adventures with Durable Functions: Error Handling and Retries

Normally I use, and recommend, Logic Apps for orchestration, but I recently had an ask for sample code of a Durable Function that demonstrated error handling and retry logic. The code for this article can be found at https://github.com/mattruma/MJR047. Using the Azure Storage Emulator I created two queues, one called sayhello and another called sayhello-poison,…

Adventures with Messaging: Choose Your Own Messaging Service

I have been doing a lot with Azure messaging services of late, including Event Grid, Event Hub, Service Bus and Storage Queues. In an effort to reduce the number of searches I do for C# code on how to work with these various messaging services in .NET Core, I have created a sample solution for…