Microsoft Build 2019 Conference: May 6-8 @ Seattle

Microsoft Build will take place May 6-8, 2019 at the Washington State Convention Center in Seattle. Here’s your chance to explore and learn about new and upcoming technologies, gain hands-on experience, and level up development skills. Microsoft Build brings developers and experts from the product teams together, so you have opportunities to ask questions, collaborate…

Introduction to DevOps for Dynamics 365 Customer Engagement using YAML Based Azure Pipelines

In this blog series, we will explore building out DevOps processes and practices for Dynamics 365 Customer Engagement (CE) by utilizing YAML based Azure Pipelines. In this first blog, we will cover version controlling solutions and the basics of automating deployment. What is DevOps? DevOps is the union of people, process, and products to enable…


Building Microservices, Disaster Recovery with Data Export Service and More, on The Friday Five!

Disaster recovery with Data Export Service and Dynamics 365 Customer Engagement Marius Agur Lind is a business applications MVP who lives in Norway. He is a freelance consultant helping businesses solve their needs through intelligent processes implemented in the Microsoft stack, with a focus on Dynamics 365 customer engagement. In his spare time, he runs the Dynamics 365…

Školení Azure Developer Camps: Praha, Brno, Bratislava

Nenechte si ujít Azure Developer Campy – technická  školení formou semináře zaměřená na moderní platformové služby Azure Services. Jsou koncipované pro vývojářské společnosti, startupy i komerční firmy. Akce pořádáme v těchto městech a těchto termínech: PRAHA, 27. února 2019, 9:00 – 16:30, MS Praha, REGISTRACE uzavřena, kapacita naplněna BRNO, 6. března 2019,  9:00 – 16:30, Impact Hub, REGISTRACE…

Open Source DevOps in Azure Government

In this episode of the Azure Government video series, Steve Michelotti talks with Harshal Dharia, Cloud Solution Architect in US Federal at Microsoft, about open source DevOps in Azure Government. Having a reliable and secure DevOps pipeline is one of the most important factors to a successful development project. However, different organizations and agencies often…

Hosting Python packages in Azure DevOps

What I wanted to accomplish here was simply to create a redistributable Python package. Also show some of the practices on how to work with Python in a Windows environment, but I could not stop there.
I went ahead and built a complete CI/CD pipeline for the package, showing how easy it is and how well Python projects integrate with Azure DevOps.

DevOps and Culture, part 2

This article is part 2 of DevOps and Culture. See part 1 here. In this entry I’ll discuss how we can think of culture in a systematic way and how we can change it.

DevOps and Culture, part 1

Peter Drucker famously said, “Culture eats strategy for breakfast.” This is a great introduction to how we think about DevOps and in this article, I’m going to unpack this statement so that we have a bit more context. This is the first part of multiple articles on culture as it relates to DevOps.