Moving from Lambda ƛ to Azure Functions <⚡>

Migrate a JavaScript Node.js function from cloud to cloud

Jeremy Likness
Sep 5, 2019 · 3 min read

“It’s time to migrate.”

Maybe the decision to switch cloud providers came “down from above.” Maybe the decision was yours. Perhaps your original solution was merely a spike to “kick the tires” of one cloud, and now it’s time to try another. Whatever your reasons, if you are considering moving your serverless functions from AWS Lambda to Azure Functions, you’re in the right place to learn how!

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Lambda to Azure Functions

Moving from Lambda to Azure Functions” is a six-part videos series that covers what you need to know to make the transition between cloud providers. You’ll learn how to migrate your app, explore how resources in Azure relate to Amazon AWS, build a function locally, deploy it manually and learn how to push it automatically as part of a CI/CD pipeline.

The Sample App

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The sample function

You can view the source code for the sample app and deploy the migrated code directly to Azure with a single-click in the “AWSMigration” GitHub repository.

The first video provides and overview of the sample application and shows how to test and access it from the portal and the command line.

Create an Azure Functions App

Integrate Code and Implement Cache

Azure Overview

Build, Test, Run and Deploy from your Local Machine

Review Advanced Features: Security, CI/CD (DevOps) and More

Summary

What’s next? Check out an Overview of Azure Functions.

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Jeremy Likness

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Author, mentor, speaker with passion to empower developers to be their best. Senior Program Manager for .NET Data at Microsoft. Opinions my own. @JeremyLikness

Microsoft Azure

Any language. Any platform. Our team is focused on making the world more amazing for developers and IT operations communities with the best that Microsoft Azure can provide. If you want to contribute in this journey with us, contact us at medium@microsoft.com

Jeremy Likness

Written by

Author, mentor, speaker with passion to empower developers to be their best. Senior Program Manager for .NET Data at Microsoft. Opinions my own. @JeremyLikness

Microsoft Azure

Any language. Any platform. Our team is focused on making the world more amazing for developers and IT operations communities with the best that Microsoft Azure can provide. If you want to contribute in this journey with us, contact us at medium@microsoft.com

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