Exploring Azure ARM Templates – Deploying an ASP.NET Core Web App

Lately I’ve been exploring and learning Azure on the side when I can find the time. Most recently I’ve been looking at automating the provisioning of Azure resources with ARM (Azure Resource Manager) templates. Initial goals included: Setup all Azure Resources outside of the Portal Setup an App Service plan (hosting) Setup App Insights because…
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Test Coverage with OpenCover, XUnit, Cake and TeamCity

Recently I was tasked with getting some code coverage results into our TeamCity builds that run our Cake build script. There was previous investment in OpenCover for varying reasons, so despite it getting a bit stale, that was an initial constraint. There were some surprises along the way so I thought I’d pass along the…
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PowerShell Visual Studio Related Tasks

Building on my time with PowerShellGet and Git from PowerShell, I wanted additional script functionality to do more than just version control operations on my .NET app’s codebase. This included things like building the solution, running unit tests, launching Visual Studio, and cleaning up binary output (bin, obj, packages). Launching Visual Studio Solutions Starting off…
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More Time with Git at the Command Line – Part 6

Miscellaneous / Wrap-up This last post in this series looks at miscellaneous topics including search, help, and additional resources. Series Outline Setup Getting Latest and Making Changes Pushing, Fetching, and Viewing History Merging and Managing Branches Stashes and Reverting Work Miscellaneous / Wrap-up Searching Searching Files Once a file has been tracked by Git git…
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