Build servers build. Octopus deploys.
You already have an automated build/continuous integration server. It compiles your code, and runs your tests. It might seem natural to make it execute your pre-production and production deployments too. Unfortunately, most build servers only offer a way to run a script, and leave it up to you to figure out all the details. That’s where Octopus comes in.
This is a great product for deploying and using your PowerShell scripts with see their demo site to see it in action:
Once you’ve signed in look at one of the Sample projects and then look at the Action templates. You’ll see that there is real PowerShell in the Octopus Engine doing the work. The link below demonstrates one of the Action Templates that is part of the
Template used there: https://demo.octopusdeploy.com/app#/library/steps/ActionTemplates-81