Introduction to Azure DevOps


Join us for our monthly local event and hear about the latest DevOps offering from Microsoft which was announced on September 10th. See how this integrated solution can help get your CI/CD pipeline into shape.

Carl Barton heads Jarley Software LLC which offers custom, cross-platform solutions to clients in various industries. He has been in the software industry for over 30 years and is a Microsoft MVP and Xamarin Certified Mobile Developer.

More about Azure DevOps from the Microsoft Announcement:

"Today we are announcing Azure DevOps. Working with our customers and developers around the world, it’s clear DevOps has become increasingly critical to a team’s success. Azure DevOps captures over 15 years of investment and learnings in providing tools to support software development teams. In the last month, over 80,000 internal Microsoft users and thousands of our customers, in teams both small and large, used these services to ship products to you."

The services announced by Microsoft span the breadth of the development lifecycle to help developers ship software faster and with higher quality. They represent the most complete offering in the public cloud. Azure DevOps includes:

Azure Pipelines
CI/CD that works with any language, platform, and cloud. Connect to GitHub or any Git repository and deploy continuously.

Azure Boards
Powerful work tracking with Kanban boards, backlogs, team dashboards, and custom reporting.

Azure Artifacts
Maven, npm, and NuGet package feeds from public and private sources.

Azure Repos
Unlimited cloud-hosted private Git repos for your project. Collaborative pull requests, advanced file management, and more.

Azure Test Plans
All in one planned and exploratory testing solution.

Pizza and drinks will be provided for registered attendees, as well as raffles!


6:00PM Doors Open
6:00PM / 6:15PM Socializing and Intros
6:15PM / 7:15PM Main Presentation / Demos
7:15PM / 7:30PM Wrap-up and questions

Lawrence Public Library
51 Lawrence Street, (3rd Floor - Robert Frost Room)
Lawrence, MA