Creating VM Images in Azure with Packer HCL, using Azure DevOps Pipelines.

In this blog post, I’ll show how to use a Packer file written in HCL, to create an image in Azure. We’ll be using an Azure DevOps pipeline to deploy the image. That resulting image can then be used with Terraform to deploy VMs!

Azure Series: Multi-part series on Azure Cloud and related guidelines

In this multi-part Azure Cloud series, I intend to cover the general aspects of Azure in simple terms, the business case for cloud, some…

Azure Devops — CI/CD with Terraform

In this article, I will take you through enabling CI/CD for a dotnetcore app with infrastructure provisioned through Terraform. The hosting resource is on Azure.

Azure Devops — CI/CD with Terraform

In this article, I will take you through enabling CI/CD for a dotnetcore app with infrastructure provisioned through Terraform. The hosting resource is on Azure.

Build Az IoT Modules inside Raspberry Pi using K3s Az Devops Agents

In this tutorial, I will be primarily focusing on building the K3s cluster for Azure DevOps Agents and also the required setup for Edge Device to be integrated with CI/CD. If you have not set up a K3s cluster, please follow my previous post right here for configuring a single cluster. It's pretty straightforward and even can be set up as a single master/slave.

Azure DevOps — Multi-stage YAML based CI/CD pipelines for Blazor App

In this article, I will be sharing the good practices in working with YAML-based pipelines using an example of the Blazor app and publishing it Azure App Service.

Elegant CICD with Databricks notebooks

How to release Databricks Notebook artifacts with Azure DevOps

Site Reliability Engineering with Azure

Site Reliability Engineering is a fast-evolving engineering discipline, under the realms of DevOps, that is focused on ensuring desirable levels of reliability for any system, solution, or service offered or used by an organization. As the...

Load Testing with Azure DevOps and k6

In today’s article, I guide you through your Azure DevOps setup to perform automated load tests using k6. Before we begin, I want to take a minute to explain what load tests are and why they are essential.

How to Establish a CI/CD Pipeline with Azure DevOps: A Comprehensive Guide

This Tutorial, I will guide How to Setup a CI/CD Pipeline with Azure DevOps: Comprehensive Tutorial

Building VM images in Azure using Packer and Deploying withTerraform,Azure DevOps pipeline

In this article, I’ll show how to create a Packer image that simply has the AD DS and DNS server roles added to a base Windows 2019 datacenter image from the Azure Marketplace. This image is then used to deploy a VM using Terraform.

Hook your Azure VM into Log Analytics with the MMA agent VM extension… using Terraform!

To connect your Windows VMs into a log analytics workspace in Azure, the Microsoft monitoring agent (MMA) needs to be installed and configured to point to the workspace.

How Azure can help your company expand in multiple regions (5 of 5)

TUTORIAL!! the final installment in the Azure series — will show you how to implement Azure’s continuous testing, integration, and deployment mechanisms.

Let’s Do DevOps: Build and Test Docker with AWS Batch Jobs

Let’s Do DevOps: Build and Test Docker with AWS Batch Jobs. Update any necessary files, scripts, Dockerfile, etc. Build the Dockerfile. Tag the docker image. Authenticate to the AWS Elastic Container Registry (ECR).

Changes in Azure DevOps free grants explained

During the past few days, I received several emails from people asking why their CI/CD pipelines started randomly receiving errors like the

Network Isolated AKS — Part 2: How do I get in?

In [Part 1](https://geekzter.medium.com/network-isolated-aks-part-1-controlling-network-traffic-2cd0e045352d), I explained how to create a network isolated AKS. This constrained as much traffic to private networking as possible, and limiting...

Bringing the AI at the Edge

There is growing demand in various industries, such as energy, agriculture, transportation, and also in scientific research fields, particularly environmental studies, for not only more intelligent and efficient data collection, but also for distributed and localised manipulation of the data being collected, in real-time.

Automated Testing of Azure Data Factory Pipelines

Improve the quality of your solution from a DevOps perspective

Continuous Integration: CI/CD for iOS on Azure DevOps

Continuous Integration: CI/CD for iOS on Azure DevOps. Since for iOS CI and CD are two separate and lengthy processes we will divide the tutorial in two parts. Part 1: Continuous Integration and Part 2: Continuous Deployment.

How to Synchronize Azure Repos with External Git Repos

Learn how to synchronize Azure Repos with External Git Repos. I had a requirement to synchronize an external git repo(GitHub, Bitbucket, GitLab etc) to Azure Repos using Azure Pipelines. There is no feature in Azure Repos now to Sync with external repositories except a one time import function. I had to write some tweak script containing git commands and execute it using the Azure Pipelines