Meet me at Ignite!

I am very excited about speaking at Microsoft Ignite this year.  This will be my first time speaking at Microsoft’s yearly event focused on IT Professionals and Developers.  I will be doing 2 sessions (1 will be repeated, so I will be speaking 3 times).  You can see my sessions here: https://myignite.microsoft.com/speaker/218167?source=sessiondetail&sessionId=55854 The sessions will […]

Join me at VSLive in Orlando!

This November, I will be back at Live! 360 in Orlando.  The conference runs from November 12th through November 17th at the Royal Pacific Resort. I spoke there last year and I’m super excited that they invited me back. You can check out the event details at http://bit.ly/LSPK30_home, or go directly to sign up here: […]

Nebbia Technology – VSTS Build Webcast

On Thursday, May 19th, at Noon (Eastern), I will be presenting a Webcast: Build Automation & Continuous Integration with VSTS.  This is Nebbia’s third Webcast in our Azure DevOps Series.   This Webinar will show you how to create and manage build processes that automatically compile and test your applications.  These builds can be triggered […]

VSTS Build: What branch am I building?

If you need to know the branch that you are running your build against, you can use Build.SourceBranchName Environment variable. As described here: https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/vs/alm/build/scripts/variables The name of the branch the build was queued for. For Git this is the last path segment in the ref. For example inrefs/heads/masterthe name ismaster. For TFVC this will last […]