A [Fake] REST server using Azure Functions

Azure Functions is a serverless compute service that enables you to run code on-demand without having to explicitly provision or manage infrastructure. Use Azure Functions to run a script or piece of code in response to a variety of events. [Ref]

You can setup a simple REST (Representational State Transfer) server for development purposes in Azure functions.

… 

 

How to setup SoftEther VPN server on Ubuntu into Google Cloud Platform

VPN doesn’t need much intro in this age but a basic definition is:

A virtual private network (VPN) extends a private network across a public network, and enables users to send and receive data across shared or public networks as if their computing devices were directly connected to the private network.

Meaning you can browse privately without prying eyes on connected public/private network. Or by pass GEO restrictions.

In this tutorial, we will be using Google Cloud Platform (GCP) trial account to setup up a VM (Virtual Machine) that will contain our VPN server. You can sign up for a trial account or use any existing subscription.
https://cloud.google.com/free/

… 

 

Fake Rest server using .net and Json

I put up a fake REST server some time back for testing REST calls. It supports GET, POST, PUT, DELETE etc and currently has few Datasets to play around. It’s quite handy when you would like to test a REST client you developed and you need a handy REST server rather than developing¬†your own.

…