Category Archives: ALM

A Quality Gate Dashboard Widget for VSTS

In a previous post we figured out how we could work with SonarQube Quality Gates in a JavaScript build on VSTS. For regular VSTS builds (based on MSBuild that is) Sonar provides an excellent extension that enables several goodies including a “Publish Quality Gate Result” build task. Unfortunately this task requires MSBuild to function correctly and our usual client side/

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SonarQube Quality Gates and VSTS builds

SonarQube includes the concept of quality gates and these gates allow you to answer questions about the quality of the code being analyzed. They come as sets of Boolean conditions and can be based on the usual Sonar metrics including blocker issues, code coverage on new code, reliability rating, etc. Here are the default settings: More info here: https://blog.sonarsource.com/quality-gates-shall-your-projects-pass Based

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JavaScript Unit Tests with Visual Studio Team Services

TL;DR: JavaScript Unit Testing with VSTS using real browsers. We would like to run JavaScript unit tests; And we prefer a real browser for this, so no PhantomJS or equivalent; And run our tests from a Visual Studio Team Services build; VSTS hosted build agents don’t have Chrome or Firefox installed; So things break; We fix this by providing a

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Getting started with SonarQube and TypeScript

Update The source code with this post was updated to reflect the new SonarTS version 1.2 and SonarQube version 6.7. For more information on how to extend the basic scenario with code coverage, see this post: Better together: SonarQube, TypeScript and Code Coverage SonarSource recently released an official first version of a static code analyzer for TypeScript. So if you want

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SPS Oslo 2016 Slidedeck and code available here

Thank you SPS Oslo organizers, vendors and attendees for another great event! You can find the slidedeck and code from our session on Architectural Changes and Developer Decisions here. Slidedeck: https://docs.com/yuri-burger/6597/sps-oslo-2016 Code: https://bitbucket.org/vxcompany/domibo Cheers! Jan Steenbeek/ Yuri Burger

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