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Playing Piano(Python App) in Azure App Service Linux

Azure App Service is a Paas solution to run Enterprise-grade Web Applications. Azure has recently announced App Services on Linux. It supports running web apps natively on Linux. App Service Linux provides pre-defined application stacks(Nodejs, PHP and others ). App Service on Linux uses Docker containers to host these pre-built…

Profile Python Applications in Azure App Services

Slow application performance issues tend to be challenging to troubleshoot regardless of the platform in which your application is running. This is due in great part to the sometimes random nature of these issues. These types of issues also often do not result in a specific error being logged. If…

Running Python Code on Azure Functions App

Update 4/25/17 : Adding steps to install python from Site Extensions. These are Python binaries patched to work well in Azure App Services. Thanks to Steve Dower for contributing Python Site extensions and keeping them up-to-date. Azure Functions is an event driven, compute-on-demand experience that extends the existing Azure…

Running Flask app with HttpPlatformHandler in Azure App Services

Flask is a micro web framework written in Python and based on the Werkzeug toolkit and Jinja2 template engine. Below are list of steps we would follow Create Sample Project Create Azure WebApp and Use Site Extension to Upgrade Python Create and Change Deployment script Adding web.config (for production…

Installing native nodejs modules on Azure App Services during Git Deployment

Azure Source Control deployment process would involve below steps Moves content to azure web app Creates default deployment script, if there is no .deployment file in web app root folder Run’s deployment script. In case of a nodejs app it would do npm install here During npm install step,…