5 Steps and under 30 minutes to deploy ARM Templates via Octopus Deploy

Octopus Deploy have been really up in the game of constantly adopting to the cloud Platform. Here is one of the example of deploy azure resource manager templates via octopus deploy. Authoring a resource manager template in visual studio, source control in Git based visual studio team services , build using the VSTS build system… Read More 5 Steps and under 30 minutes to deploy ARM Templates via Octopus Deploy

5 Simple Steps – How to update the default global modules to latest version under Assets in Microsoft Azure Automation account

For quite some time I have been working with azure automation a lot and recently one of the requirements is to update the global modules (default modules) available in the azure automation account. Refer the screenshot attached. At the time of writing, the version of the modules would be 1.0.3 which is quite a old… Read More 5 Simple Steps – How to update the default global modules to latest version under Assets in Microsoft Azure Automation account

Azure SQL Database Content Synchronisation to Downstream Environments

Data Flow ====> Production –> Staging –> Integration –> Test –> Dev I have been working with various clients with different kind of requirements for each one of them. Thinking about it all of them lead to one common purpose. What is that? We develop applications and write automated tests to validate them on regular… Read More Azure SQL Database Content Synchronisation to Downstream Environments

Capture Custom VM Images (VHDs) for Microsoft Azure Virtual Machines

Recently I have been asked from the community about how we can capture images like we do in AWS for creating the custom images . First, the answer is simple but really confusing because using Microsoft products for so long people might think I would direct them using the UI. But I didn’t because you… Read More Capture Custom VM Images (VHDs) for Microsoft Azure Virtual Machines