Publish failed

This article has been moved to its new home here: https://benperk.github.io/msdn/2018/2018-04-publish-failed.html While I was writing these articles about creating, developing local and deploying an Azure Function App, I received this error, Figure 1. How to create an Azure Function in Visual Studio How to connect to a database from an Azure Function Deploy an Azure Function…


Microsoft Planner: A Change Management Solution for Office 365

MessageCenterToPlannerCodeSamplesV2 *** Update 1/29/2019 – I’ve been looking at the newer Identity dlls, and managed to get Message Center working but couldn’t get to Planner (yet) – so if you are using this code best to stick with https://www.nuget.org/packages/Microsoft.IdentityModel.Clients.ActiveDirectory/2.29.0 and not the v3 or v4.  I’ll update if I get v4 working *** TL;DR version -…


Cloud SOLID Part II: Cloud Architecture and the Open/Closed Principle

Authored by Casey Watson (AzureCAT). Edited by RoAnn Corbisier. Reviewed by Jonathan Gardner (AzureCAT), Michiel van Otegem (AzureCAT), and Shawn Weisfeld (One Commercial Partner). This is the second article in the Cloud SOLID series. If you haven’t done so already, you may want to begin by reading the first article, Cloud SOLID Part I: Cloud…


How to configure GitHub or VSTS for use with an Azure Function

This article has been moved to its new home here: https://benperk.github.io/msdn/2017/2017-05-how-to-configure-github-or-vsts-for-use-with-an-azure-function.html I have written a few post about setting up source code repositories for App Services and now, while I am getting up to speed with Azure Functions I wanted to do the same.  Here are some other GitHub related articles I have written: #AzureFunctions #Azure…


Debugging Azure Functions in Visual Studio

This article has been migrated to its new home here: https://benperk.github.io/msdn/2017/2017-01-debugging-azure-funtions-in-visual-studio.html I wrote this article here where I talk about how to debug and troubleshoot an Azure Bot service.  Since the development approaches are very similar between the Bot Service and an Azure Function, I wonder if this feature will ever support the Bot Service.  It…