Acceso serverless a tus bases de datos desde apps móviles: Azure Functions, SQL Azure & Xamarin

Spanish (Spain) Intermediate Compute

Azure Functions es la plataforma de cómputo serverless de Microsoft que permite a los desarrolladores enfocar su atención en escenarios de eventos y aplicaciones sin tener que preocuparse por la infraestructura. Es posible diseñar funciones que interactuan con bases de datos SQL Azure basadas en eventos, por ejemplo una petición HTTP bajo demanda que permite insertar datos o programar un proceso de limpieza de tablas que se ejecuta periódicamente a una hora específica. En esta sesión demostraré que es posible combinar varias tecnologías para generar una solución poderosa. Azure Functions puede ser utilizado como un backend que se conecta a una base de datos SQL Azure para enviar correos electrónicos (con SendGrid). Una app móvil diseñada con Xamarin será la encargada de orquestar todo el proceso.


Luis Beltran

Microsoft MVP, Xamarin Certified Mobile Developer

Hello! My name is Luis. I'm a Microsoft MVP in Developer Technologies and Artificial Intelligence, Xamarin Certified Mobile Developer, and lecturer at Instituto Tecnológico de Celaya in Mexico. I am currently pursuing a PhD in Engineering Informatics at Tomas Bata University in Zlin, Czech Republic. I am a fan of software development, particularly mobile apps with Xamarin integrated with cloud computing services, such as Azure. Moreover, Artificial Intelligence is amazing and one of my favorite topics! I've been developing .NET apps for more than 10 years. I find C# a really powerful language which allow us to create different kinds of software. I enjoy sharing my knowledge with others, either at writing a blog post or streaming an online session. Of course, activities such as talking for a conference and answering peeps' questions in social networks are included as well.

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