In episode 103 of the Office 365 Developer Podcast, Andrew Coates talks with Ben Parker from Codify about building tools for massive Office 365 tenants.

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Applying DevOps principals in applications integrated with Office 365 Evergreen by Ben Parker

Behind the Curtain: Running Exchange Online by Perry Clarke and Vivek Sharma

Visual Studio Build Monitor: First Play with Windows 10 IoT by Ben Parker

A Raspberry Pi3 VSTS Build Light by Anthony Borton

  • Part 1: The hardware
  • Part 2: Installing Windows 10 IoT Core
  • Part 3: Installing the Codify VSTS Build Light Software
  • Part 4: Some finishing touches

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About Ben Parker

BenParkerBen is an IT Professional who has been working in the industry for over 15 years with expertise in many areas including financial, utilities, events and government. Recently, Ben has been working in the areas of technical delivery on enterprise projects and large events. Ben is an active member of the IT Community in his native Brisbane.

About the hosts

RIchard-diZeregaRichard is a software engineer in Microsoft’s Developer Experience (DX) group, where he helps developers and software vendors maximize their use of Microsoft cloud services in Office 365 and Azure. Richard has spent a good portion of the last decade architecting Office-centric solutions, many that span Microsoft’s diverse technology portfolio. He is a passionate technology evangelist and a frequent speaker at worldwide conferences, trainings and events. Richard is highly active in the Office 365 community, popular blogger at and can be found on Twitter at @richdizz. Richard is born, raised and based in Dallas, TX, but works on a worldwide team based in Redmond. Richard is an avid builder of things (BoT), musician and lightning-fast runner.


ACoatesA civil engineer by training and a software developer by profession, Andrew Coates has been a Developer Evangelist at Microsoft since early 2004, teaching, learning and sharing coding techniques. During that time, he’s focused on .Net development on the desktop, in the cloud, on the web, on mobile devices and most recently for Office. Andrew has a number of apps in various stores and generally has far too much fun doing his job to honestly be able to call it work. Andrew lives in Sydney, Australia with his wife and two almost-grown-up children and is a cricket umpire in his spare time. Andrew sometimes blogs at and you can find him on Twitter at @coatsy

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