I've been working from home since April of 2018 for Octopus Deploy. As expected, working from home is a lot different than working in an office. I'll get into those differences in later posts. What I want to focus on for this
Understanding how hypervisors work is key to setting up a test lab on a home server. In this article, read about lessons I learned setting up a VM test lab on Unraid.
Automated database deployments is a critical aspect of any continuous integration pipeline. The tooling today has made it very easy to get that added, especially if you use Octopus Deploy and Redgate DLM
Self Signed Certificates and Sub-Domains with Local IIS - Automated Developer Machine Setup Part III
As any developer can tell you, having their machine match production as close as possible is key. A lot of websites today now make use of subdomains, IE platform.mysite.com. In addition,
If you plan on using Visual Studio with IIS it will need to run as an administrator. This is so Visual Studio can interact with IIS to set up the necessary virtual directories.
The previous post in this series talked about why it is important to automate developer machine setup as well as getting Windows configured using DISM. This article will dive into automating the install
Over the Christmas holiday, I had some time off. At first, I thought I might be able to get some bike rides in. At the beginning of the month, the temperature averaged around