Continuous Integration, Deployment & Test Automation for Dynamics 365 CE in Azure DevOps/VSTS – Part 1

One of the most comprehensive articles on Azure DevOps integration & Dynamics 365. Blog series consisting of 3 articles which describe the process end-end

Microsoft Dynamics CRM/Dynamics 365 CE Blog

In this blog series, we will explore building out DevOps processes and
practices for Dynamics 365 Customer Engagement (CE) by utilizing Wael Hamez
MSCRM Build tools. In this first blog, we will cover the version control for
Solutions.

What is
DevOps?

DevOps is a new term emerging from the collision of two major related
trends. The first was also called “agile infrastructure” or “agile
operations”; it sprang from applying Agile and Lean approaches to operations
work.  The second is a much-expanded understanding of the value of
collaboration between development and operations staff throughout all stages of
the development lifecycle when creating and operating a service, and how
important operations has become in our increasingly service-oriented world (cf.
Operations: The New Secret Sauce).

Problem
Statement

I have started working on CI/CD when I was assigned as a Platform
Engineer for a Dynamics 365 CE implementation project. At that time, I had a…

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