Category «Azure»

Azure ARM Templates – How to embed full scripts in your JSON templates!

Earlier today a colleague and I discovered a pretty neat trick when dissecting a broken ARM template; we learned you can encode complete scripts and embed them in your templates. This post will explain how to do so. First, some assumptions: You have a Linux/Unix based machine available (terminal on Mac works fine, as does …

Complete pipeline with Jenkins, ACS (Docker Swarm), and Azure Container Registry

In this blog post, we will walk through a demonstration of a complete pipeline of a deployment to Docker Swarm on Azure Container Service (ACS) using Jenkins (hosted on Azure) and Azure Container Registry (ACR). You can grab the demo file used on my GitHub here. Pro tip! If you’re using BitBucket and you have …

Pro tip: Jenkins and Docker build server

I’m currently sitting at a coffee shop with a Microsoft partner and we just spent the last hour banging our head against the table over the following error as part of our Jenkins pipeline project when running our docker.build command:

We finally figured out the issue by looking at my own Jenkins build server …

Updated! PowerShell Core [Beta] 6.04, AzureRM.NetCore Module, and Az CLI 2.0 Install Scripts for Ubuntu and OS X

Quick update today – I previously wrote new install scripts for PowerShell Core Versions 6.11 and 6.14 with the AzureRM.NetCore.Preview module and optional install of Azure CLI (1.0). Today, I have updated them! The below scripts have been modified to install the current, as of today (8/2/2017), version of PowerShell Core (Beta 6.04), an optional …