Using the GitHub self-hosted runner and Azure Virtual Machines to login with a System Assigned Managed Identity

Blog

Using the GitHub self-hosted runner and Azure Virtual Machines to login with a System Assigned Managed Identity

I recently started thinking about the typical setup process for a GitHub Action Workflow which will requires access to Azure. Typically, the process is to use the Azure/login GitHub Action, and then use the azure/cli or another Azure GitHub Action to deploy into GitHub. This is a nice approach. …

GitHub GitHub Actions Azure Identity Managed Service Identity

Chris Reddington Published on Mon, Jun 14, 2021

Static Web Apps in Azure | DEVREAL.io

Meetup

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

Episode

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.

DevOps GitHub GitHub Actions cloudwithchris.com

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

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

Conference

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

Meetup

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

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

Virtual conference

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

Cloud Lunch and Learn Marathon 2021 - How GitHub Actions can help in building and deploying a static website and more

Virtual conference

Cloud Lunch and Learn Marathon 2021 - How GitHub Actions can help in building and deploying a static website and more

Chris is the producer and host of his podcast CloudWithChris.com. He uses GitHub to version control the website’s source code, GitHub Actions to build and deploy the website to Azure and other clouds, and GitHub Issues/Boards to plan the episode backlog. In this session, we’ll explore …

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

Chris Reddington Occured on Thu, May 13, 2021

Cloud Lunch and Learn Marathon 2021 - Requirements, Design Patterns, Cloud Architecture... Oh My

Virtual conference

Cloud Lunch and Learn Marathon 2021 - Requirements, Design Patterns, Cloud Architecture... Oh My

In this session, we’ll navigate through a typical journey when designing the architecture of a cloud solution and consider the decisions that we may wish to make at various stages. Alongside that, we’ll factor in how requirements and design patterns can help influence our overall design.

DevOps GitHub Deployment GitHub Actions Static Content

Chris Reddington Occured on Thu, May 13, 2021

GitHub Actions and Azure - Using Environments with GitHub Actions

Episode

GitHub Actions and Azure - Using Environments with GitHub Actions

You have a working set of GitHub actions, but several environments that you want to deploy into. How do you easily separate secrets for use between environments, and ensure you have approvals before releasing into production? For that, you’ll need to use Environments! We’ll explore those …

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Git hub actions and azure

Chris Reddington Published on Fri, May 7, 2021

Using Hugo, Azure Storage and Azure CDN for a cheap & performant site on Azure

Lightning talk

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 Wed, Apr 28, 2021