Image Factory – Part 4: Set Retention Policy and Run Cleanup Steps

This is the 4th and final post in a series focused on leveraging DevTest labs to automate the creation of Custom Images in Azure.  Please refer to the 1st post for an overview of the solution, Introduction: Get VMs ready in minutes by setting up an image factory in Azure DevTest Labs, the 2nd post,…


Image Factory – Part 3: Save Custom Images and Distribute to Multiple Labs

This is the 3rd post in a series focused on leveraging DevTest labs to automate the creation of Custom Images in Azure.  Please refer to the 1st post for an overview of the solution, Introduction: Get VMs ready in minutes by setting up an image factory in Azure DevTest Labs and the 2nd post, Image…

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Image Factory – Part 2! Setup VSTS and Factory Lab to Create VMs

This is the 2nd post in a series focused on leveraging DevTest labs to automate the creation of Custom Images in Azure. Please refer to the 1st post for an overview of the solution, Introduction: Get VMs ready in minutes by setting up an image factory in Azure DevTest Labs. Today we will cover all…


Video: Custom Image Factory with Azure DevTest Labs

Several months ago, Peter Hauge posted his first blog post of the series introducing how to use DevTest Labs to set up a fully automated image factory. In this video, he gives a thorough instruction explaining how to set up such an image factory with the sample scripts available at DevTest Labs GitHub repository. Click the…

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Introduction: Get VMs ready in minutes by setting up an image factory in Azure DevTest Labs

Acknowledgement: This series of posts is contributed by Peter Hauge, Senior Software Engineer in Customer Success Team. He’s been driving a solution to help our customers to adopt Azure DevTest Labs. We were recently working with a large enterprise customer planning on using Azure to host their developer desktops. This customer had a challenging set of…

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