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Mastering Cloud Development using Microsoft Azure

By : Roberto Freato, Marco Parenzan
Book Image

Mastering Cloud Development using Microsoft Azure

By: Roberto Freato, Marco Parenzan

Overview of this book

Microsoft Azure is a cloud computing platform that supports many different programming languages, tools, and frameworks, including both Microsoft-specific and third-party software and systems. This book starts by helping you set up a professional development environments in the cloud and integrating them with your local environment to achieve improved efficiency. You will move on to create front-end and back-end services, and then build cross-platform applications using Azure. Next you’ll get to grips with advanced techniques used to analyze usage data and automate billing operations. Following on from that, you will gain knowledge of how you can extend your on-premise solution to the cloud and move data in a pipeline. In a nutshell, this book will show you how to build high-quality, end-to-end services using Microsoft Azure. By the end of this book, you will have the skillset needed to successfully set up, develop, and manage a full-stack Azure infrastructure.
Table of Contents (15 chapters)
Mastering Cloud Development using Microsoft Azure
About the Authors
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Using Azure API Management

Azure API Management (APIM) is a SaaS product to administer, orchestrate, and manage even complex API workflows. It comes on * and, by default, a new endpoint creates the following:

  • [myEndpoint] An endpoint hosting the API Gateway logic

  • [myEndpoint] An endpoint hosting the developer portal

APIM can be configured to use personal domain names as personal SSL certificates, as shown here:

Once the APIM endpoint is configured, we can navigate the developer portal to see it in action. The screenshot that follows shows the developer portal displaying the sample Echo API

Each developer can subscribe autonomously with a simple e-mail opt-in mechanism. Every aspect of the developer portal, including the frontend site graphics and e-mail templates, can be customized in the administration website. At the time of writing this, these touch points are supported:

  • Site culture/language: 10+ languages are supported along with every...