Deploy a new IIS Web Site with Azure DevOps Pipelines

I was experimenting with deploying a completely new Web Site to a machine with a brand new IIS installation to see what are the required parameter to do a basic deployment.I share here my findings. The best approach is to deploy with a deployment group job. This way can use the IIS tasks that Microsoft…… Continue reading Deploy a new IIS Web Site with Azure DevOps Pipelines

VSTS for beginners: release your web-app to Azure

In the previous post of this series dedicated to VSTS we talked about continuous integration. Now we’ll talk about publishing our Web-App hosted on Azure with the release management tools provided by VSTS. With this kind of tools we can deploy the latest version of our web-app to Azure in complete automation removing manual procedures…… Continue reading VSTS for beginners: release your web-app to Azure

Azure PowerShell Start Virtual Machine

This is the script I use to start virtual machines in our cloud environment. I write it down here for archive and sharing purposes. It is based on the Azure RunAs automation account. The only thing thing you need to do is to schedule this script daily. <#     .DESCRIPTION         Turns of virtual machines…… Continue reading Azure PowerShell Start Virtual Machine