Category Archives: Microsoft Azure


Logic Apps Update June 2016

Logic Apps Update June 2016

On June the 9th, the Logic Apps team hosted a new Live session covering all updates they have been working on for the last few months. I’m pretty excited about the upcoming release and therefore created a summary including all the changes with some additional commentary.

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Kraken.io quota monitoring

Kraken.io Monitor

In case you are using Kraken.io within your applications, no matter if this involves direct API calls or using an extension / plugin, you might start to wonder if there is an easy way to enable notifications based on your quota’s. This post explains how this can be achieved in 5 minutes using Azure Logic Apps!

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Azure Portal Dashboard and Monitoring improvements

Azure Portal Logo

It has been almost a year since I wrote the Azure Portal monitoring basics guide. Given that this article is attracting quite a bit of traffic, I guess that many of blog visitors are interested to read more on this. Therefore, I’ve decided to write a little update covering important recent Portal changes.

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Azure Functions and Logic Apps

Azure Functions and Logic Apps

Build 2016 got me pretty excited and I therefore decided to experiment a little with Azure Functions. Many new App Services features have been showcased, amongst a lot of other existing topics. But what really got my attention was Azure Functions, especially Logic Apps integration.

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Parsing JSON data within Logic Apps

Parsing JSON data

This post contains samples on how to parse JSON data within Azure Logic workflows. In addition, I’m including some information on how to consume the parsed data by implementing a simple iteration over a JSON object array.

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Trigger Automation Runbook

Trigger Automation Runbook

I’m writing this post due to a feature request I recently spotted on the Azure Logic Apps feedback forum. Given that he Azure Automation team recently introduced Webhook support, this should be very easy to complete. Here are the steps.

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Failed to fetch swagger – API Apps

Failed to fetch swagger – API Apps

Today I was running into this Failed to fetch swagger issue while publishing API Apps using Visual Studio and therefore decided to devote a blog post to it. Hopefully this post will save some others some time.

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