Eric Williams

Self Service Infrastructure

Why Implement Self Service Infrastructure

One of the many concepts of DevOps is the self service aspect of procuring new infrastructure for teams to work with. I think there are a number of ranges that these particular concept can be implemented. It can be from giving people direct access to their organizations cloud provider's . . .

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March 05, 2018

ARM Templates: Deploying Azure Functions with Application Insights

Manual Azure Function configuration for Application Insights

Your Azure Functions,full stop, need to have telemetry. This post is not here to debate that issue. What I would like to share is a way to stand up your Azure Function, App Service Plan, Storage Account and a Application Insights in a single deployment via Azure Resource . . .

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February 04, 2018

ARM Templates: Reading Output Variables

When using ARM templates for your deployments you will find your build or your release pipeline in a situation where you need to get some of those generated values from your template or some references from the resources that ARM created in Azure for you.

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I have a couple of PowerShell functions that end up getting leveraged . . .

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January 22, 2018