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Secure your VSTS Release Management Azure VM deployments with NSGs and PowerShell

One of the neat features of VSTS’ Release Management capability is the ability to deploy to Virtual Machine hosted in Azure (amongst other environments) which I… 765 more words


Release Management feels like UPS sometimes

When I think about Release Management I try to ways to communicate to others at work so they better understand why I do what I do. 281 more words


Welease Wodewick!!!

Things have appeared quiet over the last few weeks, but in reality I have been hard at work in a special kind of hell normally reserved for Dev-Ops type people. 1,897 more words

Ancient Armies

Octopus Deploy - Azure AD Integration


With the release of Octopus 3.5 you can now utilise Azure AD authentication.
This document is an overview of how I have implemented this. 1,081 more words

Per-environment config value tokenization for Azure Web Apps using VSTS Release Management

For the majority of the last ten years I’ve been working with delivery of solutions where build and deployment comes from some centralised location.

When Microsoft made InRelease part of TFS as Release Management, I couldn’t wait to use it. 957 more words


Deploy and Test Windows Apps with VSTS Release

A customer wanted to see UI automation testing from a Team Services Build/Release process. They were specifically interested in seeing how we would test windows client applications. 1,159 more words

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Continuous deployment step by step

This is not a how-to blog post guiding you to DEVOPS heaven. I write down the steps we are taking to get continuous deployment in place for our project. 421 more words