Working from home

April 3, 2021 · 9 min read
Most of us started working from home recently, not by choice but by necessity, which can be challenging. Please don't get me wrong, working from home can be a nice thing, but you need to follow some rules to stay productive and have a balanced life. If not there is a chance that work slips into your personal life.

Durable Entities

March 15, 2020 · 5 min read
Entity functions define operations for reading and updating small pieces of state, known as durable entities. Like orchestrator functions, durable entities are functions with a special trigger type, the entity trigger. Unlike orchestrator functions, entity functions manage the state of an entity explicitly, rather than implicitly representing state via control flow. Entities provide a means for scaling out applications by distributing the work across many entities, each with a modestly sized state.

Unit Testing improvements

March 15, 2020 · 7 min read
In a world where we use CI / CD pipelines to automate our releases unit tests are an essential part of a successful software project. Not only do they help us to debug the code we are writing faster but they also help us to validate the code before releasing it to our users. In this post, we will go over the steps you can take to improve your unit tests and therefore create a better product in the end.