When we start getting serious about using Azure Functions, we’re likely going to want a little more horsepower to edit them. Visual Studio gives us a top-flight editing experience, but how do we work with Azure Functions locally? And how do we deploy them to the cloud?
When we use GitHub to store our code, we enable an easy way to deploy our functions continuously to Azure, but it doesn’t come without caveats. This post is about getting you familiar with the benefits, side-effects and consideration points you’ll need to make as you move towards continuous deployment in Azure Functions.