Monitor the Compliance of your Office 365 Configuration with Azure DevOPS and DSC

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 […]

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DevOPS for SharePoint Admins

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 […]

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DevOPS for Office 365

Unless you’ve been living under a rock for the past 6 months, you’ve all heard me talk about the Office365DSC project that the team and I have been working on lately. The idea behind this project is to allow System Administrators to define their Office 365 Tenants’ configuration as code. By exposing all of their […]

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Getting Started with Office365DSC

Office365DSC is an Open-Sourced PowerShell module that allows you to define the configuration of your Office 365 Tenants as code. This makes it easier to integrate Office 365 deployments with your existing Continuous Integration and Delivery pipelines. Since the module relies on PowerShell Desired State Configuration, it also automatically monitors your Office 365 tenants for […]

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Extract Office 365 Configuration from Existing Tenant

A few weeks ago, I posted what I consider to be a “Tease” Post regarding a new project I am involved with, Office365DSC. Today, I would like to share additional details regarding what our plans are for this module. Throughout the development process, the team and I will be completely transparent about what our progress, […]

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