How Do I Series: TFS Extensions

How Do I Series: TFS Extensions

In this How Do I Series blog post, I will blog about how you can install extensions for disconnected TFS. While you’re disconnected from TFS, you can install free and preview extensions, but not paid extensions, by downloading them, uploading them to your TFS, and then installing them in a team project collection. Download from … Continue reading

What’s New Series: Team Foundation Server 2015 Update 3

What’s New Series: Team Foundation Server 2015 Update 3

In this What’s new series I will write about the new features in TFS update 3. Let’s start. Microsoft announced the availability of the Visual Studio Team Foundation Server 2015 Update 3. This is the newest version of Team Foundation Server (TFS), the collaboration platform at the core of Microsoft’s application lifecycle management (ALM) solution. … Continue reading

DevOps Series – Part 2 (5/5)

DevOps Series – Part 2 (5/5)

This blog post is part 5 of Automate Build and Deployment of Azure SQL Database with Continuous Integration and Continuous Deployment. In part 5, we will play through How to setup a local build agent How to configure a build task How to configure a deployment task 1. Setup a local build agent Let’s start with setting up a local … Continue reading

DevOps Series – Part 2 (4/5)

DevOps Series – Part 2 (4/5)

This blog post is part 4 of Automate Build and Deployment of Azure SQL Database with Continuous Integration and Continuous Deployment. In part 4, we will play through How to configure release environment and deployment workflow. How to configure deployment task. How to configure release trigger with continuous deployment. Go to RELEASE page on your team project web portal and … Continue reading

DevOps Series – Part 2 (3/5)

DevOps Series – Part 2 (3/5)

This blog post is part 3 of Automate Build and Deployment of Azure SQL Database with Continuous Integration and Continuous Deployment. In part 3, we will play through How to setup your own internal nuget feed for Azure SQL Database. How to configure nuget packager and publisher tasks for automation. How to nuget install dacpac for … Continue reading

DevOps Series – Part 2 (2/5)

DevOps Series – Part 2 (2/5)

This blog post  is part 2 of Automate Build and Deployment of Azure SQL Database with Continuous Integration and Continuous Deployment. In part 2, we will play through How to configure a build definition for your database project How to enable continuous integration that triggers a new build when source code changes. Let’s start by creating a … Continue reading

DevOps Series – Part 2 (1/5)

DevOps Series – Part 2 (1/5)

In this post, The flavor of this DevOps series is SQL Server 🙂 I will start my new DevOps series writing about automate build and deployment of Azure SQL Database with Continuous Integration and Continuous Deployment. One of key benefits of developing database with SSDT is you can easily integrate Application Lifecycle Management (ALM) practices … Continue reading