PT 1: Azure App Services in Visual Studio 2015 & VSO

By Satalyst Brilliance on 10 Aug 2015

The aim of this blog is to quickly demonstrate how to use the new Azure capabilities inside Visual Studio 2015 and VSOnline / TFS 2015 Build to quickly start your build and deployment pipeline for Azure App Service Components.

Most of the steps in this post have been covered in numerous other articles, I have taken the opportunity to include as many links to these in an attempt to bring them all together in one place.

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PT 2: Azure App Services in Visual Studio 2015 & VSO

By Satalyst Brilliance on 10 Aug 2015

Part Two: Build and Deploy an API App into Logic App.

In the next part of this blog series, we will try to extend the behaviour of the API App we have deployed an ARM template for in Azure.

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Dynamic IP and Reserved IP in Azure Virtual Networking

By Satalyst Brilliance on 24 Jul 2015

Convert Existing Dynamic VIP to Reserved IP Addresses in Azure

Some of the best changes to Azure announced at Microsoft's Build Developers' Conference this year that didn’t get a lot of attention were the change to Azure Virtual Networking.

By default, when you create Azure cloud services they are allocated a Virtual IP (VIP). This IP address is dynamic in nature and will change when the cloud services are de-allocated or the underlying Azure infrastructure moved your service due to underlying hardware issues.

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