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Jenkins, jenkins-job-builder and Docker in 2 steps

So here is a simple example that will help provision a VM with Jenkins, jenkins-job-builder and Docker all in one with Vagrant.

Gone are those embarrassing git commits with those peskey jenkins-job-builder yaml files! 88 more words


Bug in xWebAdministration module in DSC resource kit on Windows 2008 / IIS7

At one of the clients that I’m working we’re doing a proof of concept on using Release Management vNext type release templates for deploying their application. 285 more words

Release Management

.psd is not .ps1

My first experiments with DSC consisted of a simple website that I wanted to deploy to a virtual machine I had running in Azure. Seems simple, doesn’t it? 389 more words

Release Management

Could you release at the end of your Sprint?

Blockers to Releasable Software

Having releasable software is a primary goal of every Sprint.  If you aren’t achieving this goal, I’d argue that you’re more Waterfall than Agile.   729 more words

Test Automation

Release Management vNext pitfalls

Recently I have been playing around with vNext Release Templates in Microsoft Release Management. These type of deployments use Powershell Desired State Configuration (DSC) to perform the actual deployment of your application to the target environment. 147 more words

Release Management

Trigger a vNext release template from a build definition throws Http Error 500

Last week I was busy with some work on a vNext Release template. When my release worked I wanted to trigger that release from my build definition. 889 more words

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