Approvals in unified pipelines (yaml)

As Microsoft has been re-creating their pipeline experience though unified YAML-based pipelines, there has been gaps in terms of feature parity when compared to the traditional approach. One example of the lack of parity for a time was manual approvals....

The most underutilized feature

Can you think of one feature in Azure that’s easy to implement, always in front of you, yet you gloss over it all the time and forget to use it? I can. Read-only locks for resource groups and especially for...

Think week outcome

Earlier this week, I mentioned how I was going to try my own version of a think week. During the course of two days after Christmas, I took some PTO to be able to focus and contribute to the Orlando...

CI/CD for Web App for Container

Deploying to an Azure Web App for Container is a bit different than deploying to a traditional Azure Web App. Why? Because when using traditional application deployments, we push our code to the destination. With containers, we instead pull a...

Quick and dirty ARM template

There are several ways to adopt infrastructure as code when using Azure. Azure Resource Manager (ARM) templates are the native way. One way to create an ARM template is to look at the ARM Template Quickstarts and copy bits and...