Investigating issues using WebDeploy for Azure App Service

How can I investigate issues deploying to my site using WebDeploy\MSDeploy? You can publish to your Web Site using Visual Studio\VSTS or  using WebDeploy directly. In general both Visual Studio\VSTS are using WebDeploy behind the scenes. You can review your VSTS Release step to see if it is using MSDeploy. E.G   Here are the…


Best Practices for Azure App Service ARM templates

In Azure App Service support we see a lot of customers utilizing the power of Azure Resource Manager templates to deploy their Web Apps and Functions. Here are some resources you should be aware of when creating these templates to avoid common issues. The Azure App Service team have published guidance on this topic here….


Azure Durable Functions

This blogs talks about how to create a simple Durable Function App. There are three components to Durable Function App. Main / Starter Function Workflow / Orchestrator Function Activity Function Durable Function App needs all three functions. Main / Starter function is responsible for starting a workflow instance. Workflow / Orchestrator function has workflow logic,…

Things You Should Know: Web Apps and SSH

If you’re hosting your Web App in App Service on a Linux machine, you will likely want to SSH into your app’s container at some point. In this post, I’ll walk you through how you can do that. By the way, this procedure also enables remote debugging of your Node.js apps and SFTP access to…