Part 6 : Octopus Deploy Configuration variable Scope Scenarios

There are many ways the application behaviour will change when being promoted from one stage to another stage during a continuous delivery cycle based on the different configuration values and application setup. In order to make this process very easy and simple, In octopus Deploy you have the concepts of Variable Scoping and Variable Sets.… Read More Part 6 : Octopus Deploy Configuration variable Scope Scenarios

Part 3: How to Implement Continuous Delivery for Windows Services Using Octopus and Teamcity

In the Last Post we have seen how to use the Octopus for Cloud Service deployments, now in this post its all about build , deploy and promote windows services by using octopus deploy without any bespoke scripts. Tools/resources required: ┬áVisual Studio 2013 Windows server 2012 (Either in cloud or on premise) Sourcecode repository (In… Read More Part 3: How to Implement Continuous Delivery for Windows Services Using Octopus and Teamcity

How to Add Windows server (as Puppet Node) to Puppet Enterprise Master?

Download appropriate installer from Puppetlabs website http://puppetlabs.com/download-puppet-enterprise-expand Install by running the puppet-enterprise-3.7.0-x64.msi in the administrative privileges . During the installation please provide the puppet server FQDN in this case (dipuppetlabs.cloudapp.net) Below is how your Puppet.conf should look like [main] server=dipuppetlabs.cloudapp.net pluginsync=true autoflush=true archive_files=true archive_file_server=dipuppetlabs.cloudapp.net graph=true environment=production Also, make sure you have configured the firewall to… Read More How to Add Windows server (as Puppet Node) to Puppet Enterprise Master?

How to Install Puppet Enterprise 3.7 in Azure Virtual Machine?

Download the latest version of Puppet enterprise from the below link http://puppetlabs.com/download-puppet-enterprise and this is free for use upto 10 nodes. Very good if someone what to do proof of concepts. While it is downloading, create a azure VM (In this case I have choose 14.04 amd64 platform) Once VM is created, make sure the… Read More How to Install Puppet Enterprise 3.7 in Azure Virtual Machine?