A new series of tutorials about how to configure deployment of ASP.NET web applications in a continuous integration (CI) environment has been published on the ASP.NET site. A sample Visual Studio solution that goes with the tutorials is available for download. The tutorials include many topics relevant to web development work in an enterprise environment:
The technologies used in the tutorials include the following:
The tutorials follow a typical application life cycle in the enterprise: automated deployment from development to a QA environment, automated deployment for specific builds to a staging environment, and manual deployment to production. The tutorials are profusely illustrated with diagrams and screen shots. The following example illustrates the different deployment methods for each destination environment.
The following links take you to the first tutorial in each of the five tutorial sets:
Feedback is welcome, and you can post your comments either here or in the tutorials themselves.
-- Tom Dykstra ASP.NET and Web Tools Developer Content