Setting up Azure DevOps to begin deploying Terraform and configuring an Azure Storage Account for Terraform remote state

Within this blog post I am going to show how to setup Azure DevOps and configuring an Azure Storage Account for Terraform remote state. I write numerous blog posts that do reference this scenario quite often; rather than repeating myself…

Error: spawn terraform ENOENT when running Terraform in Azure DevOps Pipeline

A quick blog post to detail the simple fix of when you see the error: spawn terraform ENOENT when running your Terraform within an Azure DevOps Pipeline. Depending on which stages you have setup to run, you will notice this…

Running builds and releases in Azure DevOps using an Elgato Stream Deck

Recently I got an Elgato Stream Deck - they are awesome for Productivity! In this blog post I am going to show how you can run builds and releases in Azure DevOps by clicking on your Stream Deck and also…

A DevOps journey using Azure DevOps

This is a workshop/lab setup that I created; it is going to take you through a DevOps journey using Azure DevOps. From setting up your pipeline to deploying an application to your Azure Kubernetes cluster! This is also my contribution…

Build and push Docker Images to Azure Container Registry using Azure DevOps Pipelines

In this blog post I am going to show how you can build and push Docker Images to Azure Container Registry (ACR) using an Azure DevOps Pipeline. Create Azure Container Registry Run the below AZ CLI to create a resource…

From Zero to GitOps with AKS – Azure Back to School Session

I presented a fun session with Karl Cooke presenting our Azure Back to School session "From Zero to GitOps with AKS", in this session we cover:- What is AKS?Azure AKS architecture (Nodes and NodePools)Benefits of AKSGitOpsGitOps ToolingFlux2Terraform Azure PipelinesDemos! I…

Conditional Variables in Azure DevOps Pipelines

Creating Azure DevOps Pipelines, have you used a condition to determine which variables to use? If not, I will detail in this blog post how you can do this! What is a condition? Conditions or statements that are used to…

Storing and retrieving secrets in Azure KeyVault with Variable Groups in Azure DevOps Pipelines

Using Azure DevOps Pipelines and want to store secrets in Azure KeyVault? Use a variable group with Key Vault integration to retrieve these secrets and use within your DevOps pipeline Why Azure KeyVault? Using a variable group, you can store…

Scout Suite reports using Azure DevOps Pipeline

In this blog post, I am going to show how to run ScoutSuite in an Azure DevOps Pipeline and display reports within an Azure Storage Account Static Website

Azure DevOps Pipelines – Remove the need to hard-code

Creating Azure DevOps Pipelines? If avoidable, try not hard code values within your DevOps pipeline! In this blog post; I am going to go through a small Terraform pipeline from hard-coded values to using parameters & variables What is hard-code?…