Project Description

This umbrella project delivers a range of practical and scenario based tooling and guidance for DevOps.

Visual Studio ALM Rangers

This guidance is created by the Visual Studio ALM Rangers, who have the mission to provide out of band solutions for missing features and/or guidance. This content was created with support from Microsoft Product Group, members of Microsoft Services, Microsoft Most Valued Professionals (MVPs) and technical specialists from technology communities around the globe, giving you a real-world view from the field, where the technology has been tested and used.


Create quality guide about Config as Code for DevOps and ALM practitioners

This guidance delivers practical, scenario-based guidance for the use of PowerShell desired state configuration (DSC) to design, develop and deploy custom configuration as code resources. We guide you through the basics and practical walkthroughs, based on a real-world proof-of-concept deployments and experience from the ALM Rangers.


DevOps Deployment

DevOps Deployment is a sample reference solution for the Building a Release Pipeline with Team Foundation Server, by Patterns and Practices. It is based around build once, and deploy to multiple environments.

 DevOps Workflow


How to submit new ideas?

The recommended method is to post ideas to the Discussions Page or to contact the Rangers at


Post comments on the Discussions Page.


Last edited Feb 20 at 5:58 PM by wschaub, version 45