Experts in new Microsoft technology


Using GitHub Container Registry

A post about using the new GitHub Container Registry that is currently in beta. Rob has created a GitHub workflow that builds and pushes a… Read More

DevOps Maturity Levels

Rob has been diving into the technical aspects of DevOps Maturity Levels he has seen at customer engagements. Rob has helped lots of teams improving… Read More

Update Entity Framework Child records

In earlier versions of Entity Framework it was possible to add child records and then update the parent. After version 3.0 it is no longer possible, read here how you can solve this… Read More

Use GitHub Actions with a private runner to deploy to IIS

Sometimes you still need to deploy to a virtual machine with IIS on it. Find out how this works with GitHub Actions and using a… Read More

Updating Azure Kubernetes Cluster failed with a scaling exception.

Updating an Azure Kubernetes Cluster failed, with a ScaleVMASAgentPoolFailed exception. Read on what happened and how you can easily fix this issue. Read More

Azure Repos: Authenticate Git with a PAT

Sometimes you need to authenticate your Git setup with a Personal Access Token against Azure Repos. Rob documented how this can be configured. Read More

Use NuKeeper ‘manually’ to update NuGet packages

You can use NuKeeper to update your .NET dependencies and if the platform you are using is supported, you can automatically create a Pull Request… Read More

Missing wiki repository in Azure DevOps

When you cannot find your default (project) wiki’s repository in Azure DevOps, what do you do? You read this post from Rob about how you… Read More

Unexpected process end and database lock with .NET Core WebApi and Entity Framework Core.

Developing a WebApi with Async database communication within containers can show unexpected process ending and lock when not with Entity Framework Core 3.1 and .NET Core 3.1… Read More

Deploying a Microsoft High Performance Cluster on AWS using Infrastructure as Code

When running a HPC on AWS you want to use CloudFormation templates to create any instance needed to run the HPC cluster. HPC needs a… Read More