Quick tips to making faster builds

Pipelines can take a while. The longer they take, the more it incentivizes developers to bypass them. The longer they take, the more they want to batch work so that they have to wait less.

Passing variables between jobs for Azure DevOps pipelines

Using Azure DevOps, you can create pipeline variables dynamically. Out of the box, most dynamic variables are scoped to the job. But, if you need to, you can reference pipeline variables defined in other jobs. For example, if you have...

Is Terraform faster than ARM templates?

Based on feeling and experiencing the differences of heavy usage with Terraform and ARM, it feels that Terraform is much faster than ARM templates. So I decided to create a simple test.