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Demo - Introduction to Package Management Part 1


In this video, Colin Dembovsky from Northwest Cadence introduces how to produce a package in Virtual Studio Team Services.

What is package management?

Way to share binaries

  • Binaries are stored within packages
    • With a strict versioning scheme
  • Allows consumers to choose when to upgrade
  • Examples: NuGet, npm, jspm, bower


  • Logical grouping of packages
    • With an address
  • Can be secured with access control

Once you are ready, click on Mark as complete and in the following step, we will learn about Visual Studio Package Management and a package management extension.

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