Category Archives: Continuous Delivery

Octopus Deploy and Entity Framework migrations

admin/ February 3, 2017/ Continuous Delivery, Octopus Deploy/ 0 comments

A step that is very common in almost every deployment pipeline is the migration of the database. In this blog I’ll show you how to do this using Octopus Deploy and Entity Framework Migrations. I’ll be using a very simple ASP.Net MVC application called SimpleMVCApp. In the same solution, I’ve created a library project named SimpleMVCApp.Data in which my context,

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Continuous delivery bij SnelStart

admin/ December 22, 2016/ Continuous Delivery/ 0 comments

Bij SnelStart ontwikkelen we boekhoudsoftware voor het midden en klein bedrijf. SnelStart doet dat al meer dan 30 jaar door middel van een desktopapplicatie en sinds kort ook met een online variant. Ongeveer drie jaar geleden zijn we bij SnelStart begonnen met de ontwikkeling van ons service platform. Dit is een Azure Cloud oplossing die onze klanten onder andere de

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Infrastructure as Code using Azure RM, PowerShell DSC, Chocolatey and Octopus Deploy

admin/ December 16, 2016/ Continuous Delivery, Infrastructure As Code, Octopus Deploy/ 0 comments

Everyone has been in a situation where your application is behaving differently on your production environment compared to how it behaves on your testing environment. Most of the time this is because these environments aren’t identical and even if they were at the beginning, it’s hard to keep them in sync with all the modifications and updates. Or think of

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Continuous Delivery

Erwin Staal/ September 16, 2015/ Continuous Delivery, Octopus Deploy/ 0 comments

These days we are getting better at running our project in a more agile way. We are able to produce some value at the end of each sprint. The next big step is to get this increment in the hands our customers. This is where the principles of continuous delivery come in. Continuous delivery is a set of practices and

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