getting started with Power BI Deployment Pipelines

In this blog, I will explain how we can use the deployment pipelines for Power BI. Deployment pipelines become General Availability in Power BI. Deployment pipelines helps enterprise BI teams build an efficient and reusable release process by maintaining development, test, and production environments. BI teams adopting deployment pipelines, will enjoy: Improved productivity Faster content… Continue reading getting started with Power BI Deployment Pipelines

ALM For Power Platform/CDS In Azure-Devops/VSTS Using Power Platform Build Tools – Part 2

In the previous post, I showed you how to setup the Azure DevOps and install Power Platform Build Tools to Azure DevOps. In this blog post, I will show you how we can export from the Dynamics 365 CE instance and commit to VSTS/Azure DevOps. Below is the VSTS Build-pipeline and will include the following steps… Continue reading ALM For Power Platform/CDS In Azure-Devops/VSTS Using Power Platform Build Tools – Part 2

ALM – Power Platform – Tips & Tricks – Create Service Connection for the PowerApps Build Tools in Azure DevOps/VSTS

Here is my next video on “Tips & Tricks in ALM with PowerApps Build Tools”. Please do subscribe my channel. In this video, I have explained how to Create Service Connection for the PowerApps Build Tools in Azure DevOps/VSTS. Here is the link for my course on Power Platform – ALM Fundamentals https://powerspark.newzenler.com/

ALM – Power Platform – Copy Azure DevOps Build/Release to New Project

Here is my next video on “Tips & Tricks in ALM with PowerApps Build Tools”. Please do subscribe my channel. In this video, I have explained how to Copy Azure DevOps Build/Release Pipeline to New Project. Here is the link for my course on Power Platform – ALM Fundamentals https://powerspark.newzenler.com/

ALM- How to create Service Connection for the PowerApps Build Tools

In this blog, we will see how to create the service connection for PowerApps Build Tools. Pre-requisite: Azure DevOps The service endpoint for the source and the target environment that you want to export and import the solution to. For example, https://powerappsbuildtools.crm.dynamics.com. Service endpoints can be defined under Service Connections -> Generic Service Connection in Project Settings. Navigate to Project Settings… Continue reading ALM- How to create Service Connection for the PowerApps Build Tools

ALM – Power Platform – Tips & Tricks -1.Using secrets from Azure Key Vault in a pipeline

I have started my new series of videos “Tips & Tricks in ALM with PowerApps Build Tools” staring this week. Please do subscribe my channel. In this video, I have explained how to use the secrets from the azure key vault in VSTS Build & Release definition. Here is the link for Power Platform –… Continue reading ALM – Power Platform – Tips & Tricks -1.Using secrets from Azure Key Vault in a pipeline

Powershell scripts to export and import the Dynamics 365 CE solution

In this blog, we will see how to export and import the Dynamics 365 CE solution using the PowerShell script. In my PowerShell script, I am using Microsoft.Xrm.Data.Powershell. This function will check for this module (Microsoft.Xrm.Data.Powershell) in your machine. if not present then it will install this module This function will establish the connection to… Continue reading Powershell scripts to export and import the Dynamics 365 CE solution

CI/CD & Test Automation for Dynamics 365 in Azure DevOps/VSTS -Part 5 – Master Data Deployment

In my previous blog, I wrote about how to set up a gated check-in, In this blog, we will see how to move the master data from source to target instance using our CI/CD pipeline. Generally, we use the configuration migration tool to move the master data across multiple environments and organizations. Configuration data is used… Continue reading CI/CD & Test Automation for Dynamics 365 in Azure DevOps/VSTS -Part 5 – Master Data Deployment

CI/CD & Test Automation for Dynamics 365 in Azure DevOps/VSTS -Part 4 – Gated Check-in

In my previous blog, I wrote about how to set up a VSTS Release definition. In this blog, I am goint to explain the gated-check-in but before heading to it. We must know why we need gated check-in Gated check-in helps to restrict developers from checking in a broken code into a source control system and… Continue reading CI/CD & Test Automation for Dynamics 365 in Azure DevOps/VSTS -Part 4 – Gated Check-in