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10 Things You Lose Without Automation

Automation has a lot of potential to improve software development. Unfortunately, though, automation is often seen as a luxury. Deadlines in the real word are unforgiving, and since test code isn’t product code, automation tasks are given lower priority and dunked into the black hole of the backlog. 926 more words


Looking Forward to Agile Australia 2017

We’re kicking off 2017 with a look forward at this year’s upcoming Agile Australia Conference – taking place in Sydney on 22-23 June 2017. Guest blogger… 362 more words


Sharing for the People: Stelligentsia Publications

Many moons ago, Jonny coined the term “Stelligentsia” to refer to our small, merry band of technologists at the time. Times have changed and the team has grown by a factor of 10 but we strive to live up to the name as all things DevOps and AWS continues to evolve. 1,247 more words

Continuous Delivery

Improving the performance of Service Fabric builds and deployments on VSTS

Consider the following definition – this is my typical build for a Service Fabric (SF) application on Visual Studio Team Services (VSTS):

In short, after restoring the nuget packages, building the solution and running the unit tests I generate the Service Fabric deployment package and test it. 316 more words


Continuous Delivery to Azure App Services using VSTS Release Management

Our team has been working on a very important feature addition to Azure App Service for the last couple of months which went Preview in the recent… 132 more words


Why DevOps & Agile?

DevOps and Continuous Delivery enable Agile Development. They are complimentary. DevOps is a methodology and a set of practices where  Continuous Delivery is an implementation that. 158 more words