Hosting WordPress on Azure

Another day, another disaster with shared hosting. And not this usual gateway-is-down-problem when people are visiting my blog. I started my journey with simple idea – why not WordPress on Azure? After some experiments I got my first results and the picture wasn’t as terrible pricewise as I thought. Here’s my first experiment with WordPress on Azure.

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Automated date based versioning for ASP.NET Core assemblies using Azure DevOps

I needed automatic version numbering based on current date when web application is built. It was wish by some customers and in their projects it’s okay with it. As their code is covered with automated tests and other diagnostics I’m using Azure DevOps as build server and this is where I made automated date based versioning work.

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Azure AD authentication in Blazor using ADAL.js

Although Blazor is in early stages of development it is already good enough to try out and play with it. As a logical continuation to my previous experiment where I made Blazor application use Azure Functions based back-end. I made it also support Azure AD authentication on web application and back-end level. This blog post introduces my work on Blazor and Azure AD.

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Speaking at Riga Dev Days 2018

This week I am speaker at Riga Dev Days 2018 conference – the biggest one happening this year at Baltic states. It has workshops day on 29th of May and two conference days on 30th and 31st of May. My presentation is on 30th at 17:30 o’clock and it is about Azure Computer Vision services. Here’s more about the event and my presentation there.

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