Updated: Mar 18, 2019
Azure Functions are used for executing a small piece of code or “functions” in a cloud and you will pay only for the time your code executes. You can use development language of your choice such as C#, F#, PHP, Java etc. Some of the key features of Functions are Choice of language, Pay-per-use pricing model, bring your own dependencies, integrated security, simplified integration, flexible development, and open-source. Please refer to Azure Functions for more details. In this article you will see how to create a simple Azure Function using C# that will run whenever an HTTP request is received.