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    November 2018

    Nov 14

    Draft pull requests and new work item text editor: Sprint 143 Update

    The Sprint 143 Update of Azure DevOps introduces a new work item text editor, draft pull requests in Azure Repos, and new features in Azure Artifacts.

    • Azure DevOps
    • Features

    October 2018

    Oct 23

    YAML improvements in Azure Pipelines - Sprint 142 Update

    The Sprint 142 Update of Azure DevOps includes several improvements to YAML, new navigation for all users, a dark theme, and improved linking and attachments in Azure Boards.

    • Azure DevOps
    • Features
    Oct 1

    Pipeline compliance and security validations - Sprint 141 Update

    In the Sprint 141 Update of Azure DevOps Services, you can now include compliance and security validations in Azure Pipelines. In Azure Repos, you can change the target branch of pull requests.

    • Azure DevOps
    • Features

    September 2018

    Sep 24

    Azure Policy for Azure DevOps

    Azure Policy integration with Azure DevOps is now available.

    • Azure DevOps
    • Azure Policy
    • Microsoft Ignite
    • Services
    Sep 21

    Pipeline container jobs - Sprint 140 Update

    In the Sprint 140 Update of Azure DevOps Services, you'll find a new way to customize build dependencies to your specific requirements with the introduction of container jobs in Azure Pipelines.

    • Azure DevOps
    • Features
    Sep 10

    Introducing Azure DevOps

    Visual Studio Team Services (VSTS) is becoming a set of Azure DevOps services. You'll start to notice new icons and names for Azure DevOps and each service within it.

    • Azure DevOps
    • Features
    • Pricing & Offerings
    • Services

    August 2018

    Aug 21

    Migrate projects to the Inheritance process model: VSTS Sprint 139 Update

    In the Sprint 139 Update of Visual Studio Team Services (VSTS), you can now migrate Hosted XML projects to the Inheritance process model to ease customization.

    • Azure DevOps
    • Features
    Aug 6

    Review summarized test results in VSTS Sprint 138 Update

    VSTS Sprint 138 Update feature enhancements include a summarized view of test results that organizes related outcomes into a hierarchy.

    • Azure DevOps
    • Features

    July 2018

    Jul 13

    General availability: Azure DevOps Projects

    Azure DevOps Projects is generally available.

    • Azure DevOps
    • Features
    Jul 10

    General availability: Microsoft-hosted Linux and macOS agents in VSTS Sprint 137 Update

    In the Sprint 137 Update of Visual Studio Team Services, we've removed the "Preview" moniker from our Linux and macOS Microsoft-hosted CI/CD agents and made them generally available.

    • Azure DevOps
    • Features

    June 2018

    Jun 19

    Modernizing the UI—VSTS Sprint 136 Update

    In the Sprint 136 Update of Visual Studio Team Services (VSTS), we're introducing some design changes.

    • Azure DevOps
    • Features

    May 2018

    May 30

    Visualize release progress—VSTS Sprint 135 Update

    The Sprint 135 Update of Visual Studio Team Services brings a new way to visualize all your release activity.

    • Azure DevOps
    • Features
    May 21

    Visual Studio Team Services | Release Management release gates

    Visual Studio Team Services, a cloud-hosted DevOps service, features capabilities such as Agile planning, Git source control, Cloud Build, Release Management (including continuous integration and delivery [CI/CD] pipelines), Test Manager, and Package Management. We’ve added the Release Management release gates capability to Team Services.

    • Azure DevOps
    • Features
    May 21

    Visual Studio Team Services | Azure DevOps Projects

    Use Azure DevOps Projects to start running your application on Azure App Service or Virtual Machine hosts.

    • Azure DevOps
    • Features
    May 7

    Deploy to Azure Kubernetes Service by using DevOps Projects: Sprint 134 Update

    The Sprint 134 Update of Visual Studio Team Services brings better support for Ruby, Python, and Java languages in for build and even more deployment options for release.

    • Azure DevOps
    • Features

    April 2018

    Apr 16

    Deployment for Azure MySQL, Kubernetes Helm, and Ruby - VSTS Sprint 133 Update

    The Sprint 133 Update of Visual Studio Team Services (VSTS) expands the languages and platforms supported for VSTS build and release.

    • Azure DevOps
    • Features
    Apr 3

    Deployment Groups and build completion trigger – VSTS Sprint 132 Update

    The Sprint 132 Update of Visual Studio Team Services brings a few key features to help you scale your build and release pipeline.

    • Azure DevOps
    • Features

    March 2018

    Mar 5

    Work Items hub and VM-based Azure DevOps Project – VSTS Sprint 131 Update

    In the Sprint 131 Update of Visual Studio Team Services, a few features have received a large amount of feedback and activity on UserVoice, including the Work Items hub.

    • Azure DevOps
    • Features

    February 2018

    Feb 26

    Visual Studio App Center

    Visual Studio App Center will combine multiple services commonly used by mobile developers into a single, integrated product. You'll be able to build, test, distribute, and monitor your mobile apps, and then easily add backend cloud services to scale your app to millions of users on demand.

    • Mobile Services
    • Azure DevOps
    • Features

    November 2017

    Nov 21

    VSTS available only in the Azure portal from November 30

    Beginning November 30, 2017, you will need to use the Azure portal to manage your Visual Studio Team Services accounts, instead of using the Azure classic portal.

    • Azure DevOps
    • Management

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