ADF – Deployment from master branch code (JSON files)

ADF – Deployment from master branch code (JSON files)

In the previous episode, I showed how to deploy Azure Data Factory in a way recommended by Microsoft, which is deployment from adf_publish branch from ARM template.
However, there is another way to build CD process for ADF, directly from JSON files which represent all Data Factory objects.
In this video, I will show you the latter method, building the entire process step-by-step, including the fact that we have multiple environments and wherefore isolated services. Therefore, we need to manage all the needed properties, correctly.

People are still divided on how to deploy ADF:


The series about ADF on SQLPlayer blog.
Extension to Azure DevOps I used in this episode.

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  1. ram
    April 23, 20:22 Reply

    Great content and thank you for sharing this.

    Is it possible to just publish only the changed json files with this approach rather than publishing all the json files all the time?

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