What is Octopus Deployment?

Octopus is the deployment automation server for your entire team. It designed to make easy to release and deploy applications, whether on-premises or in the cloud. Octopus Deploy is a…

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Understading Octopus Deploy Backup and restore process

Your Master Key When an Octopus Server is installed, we generate a special key used for encryption, called the master key. The master key is then encrypted asymmetrically, using DPAPI,…

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Octopus deploy Package Deployment Feature Ordering

When Octopus deploys packages, it runs a series of actions implementing the conventions or features enabled for that step. The order of evaluation once the package is extracted is: BeforePreDeploy.*…

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Configuration Transforms in Octopus Deploy explained!

Before understanding “Configuration Transforms” in octopus deploy, lets understand what is “Web.config Transformation” in visual studio. What is Web.config? Web.config is an application configuration file of The Official Microsoft ASP.NET…

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How to create a Nuget Package using NuGet Package Explorer?

What is NuGet Package Explorer? NuGet Package Explorer (NPE) is an application that makes it easy to create and explore NuGet packages. You can load a .nupkg or .snupkg file…

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Octopus Deploy – How to handle deployment errors and script failure response.

Each of your scripts will be bootstrapped by the open-source Calamari project to provide access to variables and helper functions. You can see how your scripts are bootstrapped in the…

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Octopus Deploy – Send a Notification When Deployments Fail

If you are using Octopus Deploy as part of a continuous delivery pipeline, you’ll probably find that deployments don’t fail very often. This means, you need to send an email…

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Octopus Deploy – Deployment Examples and Sample Projects

Deploying software with Octopus Deploy involves packaging your applications and configuring your infrastructure. With those two steps completed, you need to define your deployment process by creating a project, adding steps and configuration variables, and creating releases. The section goes…

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Octopus Deploy – Run Multiple Processes steps on a Tentacle Simultaneously and Parallel

For each step that you define in you deployment processes, you can set conditions for greater control over the step’s execution. You can set conditions to: Run the step on…

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