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Adding a DMZ server to the TrustedHosts list

Today I was working with Release Management in an On-Premise TFS 2015 situation where I had to release into server located in the DMZ.

After getting all kinds of things in place, like installing an agent, having shadow accounts setup and having validated i could reach and use the agent to install the required software I came across another issue. 200 more words

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Continuous Deployment of Windows Services using VSTS

I have to admit writing this post feels a bit “old skool”. Prior to the last week I can’t remember the last time I had to break out a… 550 more words


Simon Waight reblogged this on Kloud Blog.

Downloading a resource of a Microsoft tool in Release Management

In Release Management 2015 if you need to download a powershell script or any other resource associated with a tool whose publisher is Microsoft you cannot directly save a local copy of the resource from the Tools page in the Release Management client. 362 more words

Deleting a folder or its contents in Release Management

In Release Management 2015 the “Delete File(s) or Folder” action in “Windows OS” category, as shown in the picture, helps to delete a folder or its contents, as the name of the action suggests. 41 more words

Tips for Better of Software Releases


Although the process of releasing software varies considerably from application to application, we would probably all agree there are common reasons releases tend to fail. 1,078 more words

Software Development

Copy files (and run tests) on a remote machine back to the VSTS build and release agent

This week I was working on a script, running in my VSTS release pipeline that executed Pester tests on a remote machine. Running Pester tests on the VSTS Build and Release Agent work fine with one the awesome tasks on the… 388 more words

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Thoughts about Agile Greece Summit 2016

Last Friday, I was at Agile Greece Summit 2016.
It was a great conference with amazing speakers and very well organized.

Last year, I attended Agile Greece Summit (2015) which was great, but I believe recent conference was greater by many aspects. 166 more words

Software Development