DevOps Posts

Weather Data in OMS Log analytics

  If you’re one of the few who has seen my last blog posts about my SCOM weather management pack, you have probably figured that I am a bit too much in to the weather. Along side the weather management pack I looked in to getting the same type of data in to Microsoft Operations Management […]

What is in an ARM Template – Understanding All Components

As we discussed earlier in the introduction Azure Resource Manager (ARM) Template is a JavaScript Object Notation (JSON) file that defines one or more resources to deploy to a resource group. It also defines the dependencies between the deployed resources. In this post, we will deconstruct any basic ARM template and will understand it’s various […]

Creating an ARM Resource Group Visual Studio Project

[Cross-Post with ALMRocks.com] I’ve had several people tell me that they like the types of posts I used to make a long time ago, where I would just start working with a technology I might not know well, and document my successes and failures in trying to conquer that tech. I’ve decided to dive into […]

Day 53: Pester and Mocking

Welcome to Day 53 of the “100 Days of DevOps with PowerShell”! For background on our goals in this series, see Announcing the “100 Days of Devops with PowerShell” Series here at SCC. Once you start to really get into testing your PowerShell scripts, you are going to want a mocking framework. A mocking framework […]

Day 48: Pester–Working With Assertions

Welcome to Day 48 of the “100 Days of DevOps with PowerShell”! For background on our goals in this series, see Announcing the “100 Days of Devops with PowerShell” Series here at SCC. In my previous post, I introduced you to Pester, a framework for running unit tests to execute and validate PowerShell commands inside […]