release manager 3.0

Environmental Deployment and Secure Configuration with Release Manager 3.0

Using Visual Studio Team Service’s automated build system empowers projects with simplified and powerful automation for build, test, and deploying projects in the cloud. However, before the introduction of the Release Manager features, it was difficult to manage releases, as packages and projects often validated code branches for release or promotion, instead of binary packages.…

configmgr

The Caveats of ConfigMgr Collection Refresh

Collections. They’re one of the base components of a Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (ConfigMgr for short) environment and they can be the key to making or breaking[1] [2] it. In my travels, I’ve seen collections for specific functions (e.g. power settings, deployments, client settings, etc.), collections for logical grouping (OS version, server vs. workstation, etc.),…