Create your first Azure Function

Purpose

Azure Functions lets you execute your code in a serverless environment without having to first create a VM or publish a web application. In this topic, learn how to use Functions to create a “hello world” function in Visual Studio 2017.

Time to Complete

10 minutes

Cost

Free with the free Azure tier (You get 1 million Azure function requests for free)

Scenario

A simple Azure function that responds to a web request.

Functions intro


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