Understanding Azure’s features for integration
When it comes to integration, there are several services within Azure you can leverage, each with a particular focus, depending on what kind of integration scenario you are working on. Let’s take a look at them:
- Azure Logic Apps: When you are creating applications that need to integrate with a variety of other cloud-based services or applications as well as on-premises applications, you will probably need to look at Azure Logic Apps. It allows you to create workflows so that you can integrate business processes. Remember service-oriented architecture (SOA) – this allows you to build those types of applications in Azure.
- Azure Service Bus: Another popular programming paradigm is pub-sub (publish-subscribe). This is where an application publishes messages to other applications. You might also need a service broker to ensure guaranteed delivery of messages. When you need that type of functionality, you need...