Automated Security Testing with OWASP Zed Attack Proxy: #3 Working the Result of ZAP Security Scan to Pass or Fail the Security Tests

In the previous article, we created and ran Automated Security Tests on Visual Studio Team Services. One shortcoming of the security tests we wrote was that there was no way of failing the security tests if the result of the test exceeds a certain threshold. The test only executed the security scan and then gave … Continue reading Automated Security Testing with OWASP Zed Attack Proxy: #3 Working the Result of ZAP Security Scan to Pass or Fail the Security Tests

Continuous Code Quality with SonarQube: #1 Installing and Configuring SonarQube using Azure Virtual Machine & Azure SQL

SonarQube a product by SonarSource, is an open source platform that can be used to manager source code quality for development teams. SonarQube is a great product that you can integrate with your existing build pipelines to analyze your code base and find bugs, vulnerabilities, code smells and manage the technical debt of your source … Continue reading Continuous Code Quality with SonarQube: #1 Installing and Configuring SonarQube using Azure Virtual Machine & Azure SQL

Azure Functions: Going Serverless on Azure Platform – #2 Creating a Function App in the Azure Portal

In the first article of this series, we had an introduction in to Azure Functions and what features it brings for developers. We talked about all the fundamentals we need to start working with Azure Functions. In this article, we will look in to how to create a Function Application in the Azure Portal and … Continue reading Azure Functions: Going Serverless on Azure Platform – #2 Creating a Function App in the Azure Portal

Continuous Delivery Right from Visual Studio: Creating a Continuous Delivery Pipeline using Continuous Delivery Tools for Visual Studio with Visual Studio 2017

Continuous Delivery is an essential part of modern software development and it is a must have, to deliver your software faster and more effectively to your clients. I remember just a few months’ back I got the opportunity to create a proper Continuous Delivery pipeline in my project and I had to spend quite some … Continue reading Continuous Delivery Right from Visual Studio: Creating a Continuous Delivery Pipeline using Continuous Delivery Tools for Visual Studio with Visual Studio 2017

Diving in to Azure App Service Continuous Delivery (Preview)

I was messing around in the new Azure Portal today and while doing some changes in an Azure Web App notices something new that has appeared out of nowhere in the Web App Menu. Folks we got a new and exciting feature for Azure App Service. That is Azure App Service Continuous Delivery (preview). As … Continue reading Diving in to Azure App Service Continuous Delivery (Preview)

Fix ‘Text Becomes Blurry When VS Code Application Loses Focus’ Issue on Windows

Hey Guys, 🙂 I’m here with a quick post regarding a really annoying issue on VS Code. Have to say I love VS Code. It’s simple but packs a bunch of features that really helps. Outstanding support for TypeScript, Debugging support for Node, PHP etc. Git commands built in, Useful extensions you can install and … Continue reading Fix ‘Text Becomes Blurry When VS Code Application Loses Focus’ Issue on Windows

Fix ‘Install operation did not finish successfully. Please reinstall or repair Visual Studio’ Error After Updating Visual Studio 2015 to Update 3

Hey Guys 🙂 I was updating Visual Studio 2015 recently and after finishing up the update to Visual Studio Update 3 from the web installer, it suggested to restart. After the restart I was not able to start Visual Studio 2015. It kept displaying the error message dialog saying the install operation did not finish … Continue reading Fix ‘Install operation did not finish successfully. Please reinstall or repair Visual Studio’ Error After Updating Visual Studio 2015 to Update 3