Introduction to Project Bicep - The evolution of ARM Templates

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Introduction to Project Bicep - The evolution of ARM Templates

You may have heard about ARM Templates. You may have heard about Project Bicep. What are they, how do they differ? Why would I use one over the other? That’s exactly what we’ll be exploring throughout this blog post!

Introducing Azure Resource Manager (ARM) and ARM templates

Whether …

Infrastructure as Code Project Bicep ARM Templates Terraform DevOps DevSecOps

Chris Reddington Published on Fri, Jun 18, 2021

Azure & VMWare - A Discussion with Shannon Kuehn

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Azure & VMWare - A Discussion with Shannon Kuehn

In this session, Chris is joined by Shannon Kuehn, a Senior Cloud Advocate at Microsoft. In this Livestream, they talk all about, Azure and VMWare and what this combination means for your cloud deployments!

Azure Infrastructure VMWare Operations DevOps

Chris Reddington Shannon Kuehn Published on Wed, Jun 16, 2021

Static Web Apps in Azure | DEVREAL.io

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Static Web Apps in Azure | DEVREAL.io

We often hear about Kubernetes, App Services, VMs and more. What about static sites? The Static Content Hosting pattern can be cost-effective, and when combined with a CDN can be incredibly performant! We will get hands-on, showing how these resources come together into a Cloud Architecture.

DevOps GitHub Deployment GitHub Actions Static Content GitHub Issues GitHub Codespaces Visual Studio Code

Chris Reddington Occured on Wed, Jun 9, 2021

Discussing the Cloud with Chris GitHub Actions Usage

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Discussing the Cloud with Chris GitHub Actions Usage

In this session, Chris is joined by Karl Cooke - Implementation Specialist at Action Point Technology Group, Blogger at https://irishtechie.com. Chris and Karl talk all about how CloudWithChris.com, diving deep into GitHub actions and some of the considerations that were made along the way.

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Chris Reddington Karl Cooke Published on Mon, Jun 7, 2021

AZ Community Roundtable - Ep.01 - Chris Reddington & Martin Therkelsen with host James Cook

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AZ Community Roundtable - Ep.01 - Chris Reddington & Martin Therkelsen with host James Cook

On the first AZ Community Roundtable show, James Cook introduces himself for the first time as the host. After guest speakers Chris and Martin introduce themselves, James discusses Microsoft Build news on App Services adopting Cloud Native approach using Kubernetes so it can be used on other …

Community DevOps GitHub Infrastructure as Code Microsoft Build

Chris Reddington Occured on Tue, Jun 1, 2021

UK Community Session: Create friction-free code across all tools and frameworks

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UK Community Session: Create friction-free code across all tools and frameworks

Microsoft Cloud Advocate Dean Bryen is joined by guests Carole Logan (developer and tech lead based in Glasgow) and Chris Reddington (Microsoft Cloud Solution Architect) as they take you through the end-to-end process of editing, committing and deploying code across different platforms and tools. …

Community DevOps GitHub Deployment GitHub Actions Static Content Azure Static Web Apps

Chris Reddington Occured on Wed, May 26, 2021

How GitHub Actions can help in building and deploying a static website and more

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How GitHub Actions can help in building and deploying a static website and more

Chris is a Cloud Solution Architect at Microsoft. He’ll provide an overview of GitHub and explore how GitHub Actions can be used to build and deploy your own static websites (or other apps!) to Azure.

DevOps GitHub Deployment GitHub Actions Static Content

Chris Reddington Occured on Tue, May 25, 2021

Making a GitHub Action with Docker and .NET Core

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Making a GitHub Action with Docker and .NET Core

As you may have read previously, my site cloudwithchris.com is hosted using Azure Storage Static Websites. A common pattern when building static websites is to version control the assets and use Continuous Integration and Continuous Delivery to deliver the rendered compiled website to Azure. …

GitHub Blogging DevOps

Chris Reddington Published on Mon, May 24, 2021

36 - Application Insights: The Tool You Never Knew You Needed

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36 - Application Insights: The Tool You Never Knew You Needed

Understanding how our applications function in the wild is essential for developers when issues arise. With the power of knowledge, we can enable ourselves to provide the best experience to our fellow developers, and our stakeholders. One of the solutions that supplies this power is Application …

DevOps Developer Development Application Insights Application Observability

Chris Reddington Isaac Levin Published on Fri, May 21, 2021

Cloud Lunch and Learn Marathon 2021 - Using Hugo, Azure Storage and Azure CDN for a cheap & performant site on Azure

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Cloud Lunch and Learn Marathon 2021 - Using Hugo, Azure Storage and Azure CDN for a cheap & performant site on Azure

We often hear about Kubernetes, App Services, Virtual Machines and more. But did you ever think about using Azure Storage to host your sites? The Static Content Hosting pattern is a cost-effective way to host your websites, combined with a CDN can be incredibly performant! Chris will show how he …

DevOps GitHub Deployment GitHub Actions Static Content Azure Storage

Chris Reddington Occured on Thu, May 13, 2021