In this Ask the Admin, Russell Smith discusses why Puppet and DSC together is often the best configuration management solution in mixed Windows/Linux environments.
In this Ask the Admin, I’ll look at what you can do with Bash and the Windows Subsystem for Linux in Windows 10 and Windows Server 1709.
Aidan Finn delves into the mists of the future to discover what will work and what will not in the world of Hyper-V and the Microsoft cloud in 2018.
Aidan Finn explains why using FTP isn’t the best way to get your code into an Azure web app and how you can integrate your code management solution into Azure web apps for direct delivery without using FTP.
In this Ask the Admin, Russell Smith looks at Microsoft SQL Server 2017 being available for the first time on Windows, Linux, and Docker and what this means for DevOps and database admins.
In today’s Ask the Admin, Russell Smith walks you through deploying an app in Azure using an ARM template and Visual Studio Team Services.
Russell Smith shows how to connect Visual Studio Team Services to Azure using a Service Principal Name so that you can deploy code directly to Azure from Visual Studio Team Services.
In this Ask the Admin, Russell Smith explains what Visual Studio Team Services is and how it compares to GitHub.
Learn how to hierarchically browse Azure resources using Cloud Explorer in Visual Studio.
Learn how to get started quickly with Windows Containers and Docker with a little bit of help from Microsoft Azure.
Customize Nano Server images using a free tool from Microsoft.
Find out how to deploy an image to a container in Windows Server 2016, create a new image, and upload it to Docker.