Debugging a Node.js app on Azure Websites

Using and debugging a Node.js app on Azure is not the easiest thing to do since Node is fronted with IIS (IISNode). We ran across this nice article, How to debug a Node.js web app in Azure App Service, that helped out a ton, but I wanted to…

Viewing Application Event Logs on Azure

UPDATED as of 5/22/2017: Nearly everything has changed. This information is no longer valid. The App Service update in April 2017 moved the location of most of the troubleshooting tools. The post linked above contains some details, but for the most part, you can fine these under the…

AngularJS promises and Jasmine tests

I was working on new component for work, an AngularJS service, that was promised based. Nothing really that special about it. It was using notifications from the deferred API in AngularJS's $q service to send simulated data that would be coming in async via other means. To simulate this, I…