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Mastering Cloud Development using Microsoft Azure

By : Roberto Freato, Marco Parenzan
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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
About the Reviewer

The scenario

An online shop shows a catalog of products that can be added to a basket. It is an ASP.NET MVC application with a page that receives and sends data through Ajax. It is authenticated, as a basket is associated with the username, and referred to as UserId.

Add to Basket is associated with a JavaScript function that composes the request to the API controller:

        function AddToBasket(productId) {
                type: "POST",
                url: "/api/commands/addtobasket",
                contentType: "application/json; charset=utf-8",
                dataType: "json",
                data: JSON.stringify({
                    productId: productId,
                    quantity: 1
            }).done(function (msg) {