Safe Blue Green Deployment with Durable Functions

Tsuyoshi Ushio
Apr 5, 2018 · 6 min read

Problem statement

Durable Functions, Storage Queue, and Storage Table

Breaking change

Make sure there is no running Activity

Durable Functions with Production / Staging Slot

Durable Functions Lifecycle notification with Event Grid

"durableTask": {
"EventGridTopicEndpoint": "",
"EventGridKeySettingName": "EventGridKey"


State management

State management

State management with VSTS

Deployment Pipeline

Durable Functions Safe Deployment extension and Backend API

Durable Functions Safe Deployment extension

Another Strategy

API management with new Function App deployment

Special Thanks


Tsuyoshi Ushio

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Software Development Engineer — Microsoft

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