Use Twilio and Azure Maps to receive text message weather alerts

Azure Maps
Azure IoT
Azure Functions

In this module, you'll create an application that allows farmers to use text messaging to set up temperature alerts. These alerts can help farmers know when to plant, when to water, or when to protect their crops.

Learning objectives

In this module you will:

  • Learn about using Azure Maps APIs to obtain a weather forecast for a location.
  • Create and configure a Twilio account with a programmable phone number to send and receive text messages.
  • Deploy an existing application to a function app by using Twilio and Azure Maps to manage and send temperature alerts for specific locations.