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Software Deployment Checklist: Be Ready for Production

Thursday, December 16, 2021

Deploying software to production correctly is a challenge. Bad deployments can lead to delays and even downtime. Being in charge of a deployment process is a big responsibility as well as a huge challenge. Modern software deployment involves many moving parts across the organization and its toolset. You need a plan. Consider adding the following …

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How Asynchronous Development Can Boost Productivity

Thursday, May 20, 2021

As developers, we often find ourselves using asynchronous collaboration tools such as GitHub, GitLab, Bitbucket, and so on. One thing these asynchronous collaboration tools have in common is integrating distributed version control with issue tracking methods that teams can use. Asynchronous development tools such as CloudBees offer help so you can manage teamwork and make development easier—especially …

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Benefits of Continuous Integration: 8 Things for Devs to Love

Thursday, April 01, 2021

The following is a guest post written by Michiel Mulders You may have a great product but if you don’t release often, it won’t be easy to keep up with your competition. If you want to speed up software delivery, continuous integration (CI) can help you become more efficient. At its essence, CI helps you to …

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Continuous Verification, AKA Just Doing DevOps

Thursday, January 14, 2021

There are several ironies about DevOps that can sometimes cause confusion or perhaps take attention away from what really matters. Take “Shift Security Left” for instance.  Yes, it’s cheaper and safer to catch errors before they get into production and, yes, developers should take more responsibility for the quality and security of their code. No one …

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CloudBees Launches Two New Software Delivery Management Modules

Thursday, December 17, 2020

During DevOps World 2020, attendees heard about CloudBees Software Delivery Management and its upcoming availability. Well, today we make good on that promise. CloudBees is excited to launch two new Software Delivery Management capabilities that help engineers balance their team’s time to maximize software delivery speed, predictability and overall health. CloudBees Software Delivery Management has removed the headache of …

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From Zero to DevSecOps: How to Implement Security at the Speed of DevOps

Thursday, October 01, 2020

The following is a guest post from Sharon Sharin, product marketing manager at WhiteSource.DeDe DevOps has become a popular buzzword in the software development industry. Many organizations have already embraced the DevOps methodology, but what about security? A common concern is that adding security to DevOps practices will severely slow down development processes, but this doesn’t need …

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Technical Debt Management with Feature Flags: Strategy & Best Practices

Thursday, July 30, 2020

Technical debt is accumulated as unmanaged flags accrue in an application’s code. And the associated marginal gain (i.e. each unmanaged flag added) directly impacts the amount of time and resources needed for testing. This can lead to more serious issues with the affected development, performance/testing and product processes becoming more expensive. As software teams grow …

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Testing with Feature Flags to Improve Developer Productivity

Thursday, July 02, 2020

Feature Flags can improve your continuous integration process in a number of ways. This post will focus on how CloudBees Feature Flags can help improve your developer productivity and shorten the feedback loop with the Flag Override view for frontend validation.  It includes Javascript in examples, but the override view can be used in all available platforms. The flag …