As 2017 approached my team got together to establish our technical vision for the upcoming year. We decided that this is the year for us to mature how we build applications, ratchet up our focus on quality and become more masterful with our new skills. In part II of this blog series I will share our vision and objectives for unifying code approaches and continuous delivery in the coming year and welcome your thoughts on where your firm is focused in 2017.
Let's take a look at a simple example of using the Visual Studio Online REST API to retrieve information about a build using PowerShell. Then we'll take a look at how we can use the information we retrieved in a vNext build step.