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Jenkins 2.x Continuous Integration Cookbook - Third Edition

By : Mitesh Soni, Alan Mark Berg
Book Image

Jenkins 2.x Continuous Integration Cookbook - Third Edition

By: Mitesh Soni, Alan Mark Berg

Overview of this book

Jenkins 2.x is one of the most popular Continuous Integration servers in the market today. It was designed to maintain, secure, communicate, test, build, and improve the software development process. This book will begin by guiding you through steps for installing and configuring Jenkins 2.x on AWS and Azure. This is followed by steps that enable you to manage and monitor Jenkins 2.x. You will also explore the ways to enhance the overall security of Jenkins 2.x. You will then explore the steps involved in improving the code quality using SonarQube. Then, you will learn the ways to improve quality, followed by how to run performance and functional tests against a web application and web services. Finally, you will see what the available plugins are, concluding with best practices to improve quality.
Table of Contents (11 chapters)

Deploying a WAR file from Jenkins to Azure App Services

Microsoft Azure App services is a PaaS. In this section, we will look at the Azure web app and how we can deploy our PetClinic application.

Getting ready

We need to have a Microsoft Azure subscription. Go to App Services and click + Add:

Then, click on Create:

Go to the Microsoft Azure portal at Click on App Services and then on + Add. Provide values for App name, Subscription, Resource Group, and App Service plan/Location. Then, click on Create:

Once the Azure Web App is created, see whether it shows up in the Azure portal. Click on DevOpsPetClinic and its details related to the URL, Status, Location, and so on:

Verify on the App Services...