Jeremy Likness is a Cloud Developer Advocate for Azure at Microsoft. Jeremy is the author several highly acclaimed technical books including Designing Silverlight Business Applications and Programming the Windows Runtime by Example. He has given hundreds of technical presentations around the world during his career as a professional developer that spans two decades. In his free time Jeremy likes to play pool, jog, and maintain a 100% plant-based diet.
The popularity of microservices combined with the emergence of serverless based solutions has transformed how modern developers tackle cloud native apps. Microsoft's Azure cloud provides a feature known as serverless functions (including Azure Functions and Logic Apps) that let developers stand up integrated end points leveraging the programming language of their choice without having to worry about the supporting infrastructure. Learn how to develop serverless .NET apps and connect them with queues, web requests, and databases or seamlessly integrate with third-party APIs like Twitter and Slack.