I’ve been experimenting over the past few weeks with a project I’ve been planning to work on for years now. It is this concept of being able to deploy PowerShell Desired State Configuration (DSC) in a server-less mode. In any traditional DSC project, the actual configuration gets executed by a local service that comes with […]Read More Cloud LCM – Prototype for DSC-as-a-Service
I just finished presenting a session at SPTechCon Boston which I entitled “VSTS, ARM and DSC for SharePoint 2019 – A match made in heaven“. The session had a very small number of attendees, which made me wonder if the audience I was trying to target with the session even existed in modern enterprises. Off […]Read More IT Pros Need to Get on the Software Development Lifecycle Right Now!
This article provides a base template that will allow you to deploy a SharePoint 2019 farm using PowerShell Desired State Configuration (DSC). This article is meant to be an evolutive process, and will get updated to always reflect the latest version of the SharePointDSC module. It currently uses the v3.0-development branch that is currently in […]Read More SharePointDSC Starter Template for SharePoint 2019
This article describes how you can upload a PowerShell DSC module into an Azure Automation Account using PowerShell. When using the interface, you have two options to upload a module: import from the PowerShell Gallery or upload a zip file from your computer. Import Module from the PowerShell Gallery Importing a DSC module from the […]Read More Deploy DSC Module to Azure Automation using PowerShell
Once again this year, I will be presenting a session at one of SharePoint’s top conference, SPTechCon. This time the venue is moving back to the Boston area, and I am thrilled to go back to this beautiful city to present a brand new session. My session will be focused on how to achieve true […]Read More Speaking at SPTechCon 2018 – Boston