We would like to announce the availability of official Windows agent images for Docker.
These images allow provisioning Jenkins agents with Windows OS on Docker and Kubernetes.
All official Docker images for agents now provide nanoserver-1809 and windowsservercore-1809 tags which include Windows images and, at the moment, Java 8 (these are like the latest tag).
We also provide tags with explicit Java selection, e.g. jdk8-windowsservercore-1809 or...
The Windows Installer for Jenkins has been around for many years as a way for users to install a Jenkins Master on Windows as a service.
Since it’s initial development, it has not received a lot of updates or features, but that is about to change.
First, let’s take a look at the current installer experience.
This is the default look and feel for a Windows...