Global Azure – Azure Durable Functions

Omaha Azure User Group participated in Global Azure ( on April 17th and hosted a presentation on Azure Durable Functions. It was an online event.

Topic: Writing stateful functions in the serverless environment using Azure Durable Functions
Azure Functions offer a serverless solution to run your code in the cloud without having to worry about the underlying infrastructure. In this session, Vaibhav will show how you can extend your Azure Functions programming model to write stateful functions using Azure Durable Functions. In this demo-rich session, he will show how you can define your stateful workflows using Orchestrator functions and stateful entities using entity functions. He will also cover different application patterns that you can utilize in your applications to benefit from Durable functions. In conclusion, he will also share resources for additional learning.

Speaker: Vaibhav Gujral
Vaibhav is a thought leader and a seasoned cloud architect currently working at Kiewit Corporation. He brings over 15 years of extensive experience in cloud architecture, application architecture, and enterprise architecture. He has been awarded Microsoft Most Valuable Professional (MVP) award for the Microsoft Azure category, and he is a Microsoft Certified Trainer. He is a Microsoft Certified: Azure Solutions Architect Expert and holds numerous other Azure Certifications. Apart from being a regular speaker at several user groups, events, and conferences, he also runs the Omaha Azure user group (