While my blog has been quiet for the past month and a half, the team and I have been on the contrary, extremely busy working on the Office365DSC project. We have recently released version 22.214.171.1248 onto the PowerShell gallery, which is packed with new features and improvements. To learn more about what is new with […]Read More Office365DSC – Release 126.96.36.1998 (October 2019)
I have been touring several countries over the past few years trying to promote good DevOPS practices for SharePoint and Office 365 admins when it comes to writing configurations for their environments. Every time I do a presentation on this topic, I am amazed at just how little understanding of the basics concepts of the […]Read More What is Configuration-as-Code
As previously discussed in my The PaaS/SaaS DSC Paradigm article, the continuous monitoring of Software-as-a-Service configurations is something that keeps me up at night. Still to this day, when a customer asks me what the recommended way to run Office365DSC configurations and to ensure continuous compliance is, I still don’t have a good answer to […]Read More Monitor the Compliance of your Office 365 Configuration with Azure DevOPS and DSC
Last May, my colleague Brian Lalancette and I presented at the 2019 SharePoint Conference in Las Vegas. Our session’s title was IT Pros, get relevant now! and it has been recorded and made available on PluralSight. You can find the recording of our session at https://www.pluralsight.com/courses/sharepoint-conference-2019-session-19. The session discusses the future of the AutoSPInstaller project, […]Read More My SharePoint Conference 2019 Session is Now on PluralSight!
I am sitting in the speakers room at the European Collaboration Summit as I am writing this blog article, just finished giving a talk on DevOPS for SharePoint Admins here in Wiesbaden, Germany. The session I delivered was focused around building a completely automated Continuous Integration and Continuous Delivery pipeline to automate the deployment of […]Read More DevOPS for SharePoint Admins