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.
Find out how you can monitor the deployment of an Azure JSON template using the Azure Portal and debug what went wrong using errors in the Azure Portal and the Azure Resource Explorer.
Microsoft has announced that Visual Studio 2017 will arrive on March 7th and it will be accompanied with a two-day virtual event demoing the tools new features.
Deploy an Azure JSON template from the Azure Portal using the (still in preview) Templates feature.
Find out how to use the Azure portal to save JSON templates from an existing resource group.
Find out how to deploy a JSON template in Azure using PowerShell and a parameters JSON file.
Learn how to deploy multiple resources in a fairly simple example of an Azure Resource Manager JSON file.
Find out how to use VS Code to edit, review, and save JSON files to deploy resources in Azure.
Microsoft has announced that they will be bringing their popular Visual Studio development platform to OS X; the announcement is part of the company’s Connect (); conference in NYC.
In today’s Ask the Admin, I’ll show you how to create an ARM template in Visual Studio for deploying Azure virtual machines (VMs). Having used VS to deploy resources in Azure, this is the way I now recommend you work with Azure templates.
Microsoft is making it easier to buy Visual Studio with new subscription offerings that can be purchased in monthly or annual buckets.