Hes Siemelink

Hes Siemelink

Hes Siemelink is a Senior Product Architect at XebiaLabs. Hes is the original development and product manager for XL Release, the release orchestration component of the XebiaLabs DevOps Platform.

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Take Release Automation to the Next Level, Episode 4: Create Stability with Canary Releases

| November 13, 2018 | 0 Comments
Take Release Automation to the Next Level, Episode 4: Create Stability with Canary Releases

The “Take Release Automation to the Next Level” series gives you insights into the benefits and challenges surrounding DevOps deployment patterns. In this series, […]

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Take Release Automation to the Next Level, Episode 3: Rock Your Pipeline with Rolling Updates

| October 30, 2018 | 0 Comments
Take Release Automation to the Next Level, Episode 3: Rock Your Pipeline with Rolling Updates

The “Take Release Automation to the Next Level” series gives you insights into the benefits and challenges surrounding DevOps deployment patterns. In this series, […]

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Connect Jenkins to Enterprise DevOps Pipelines with the XebiaLabs DevOps Pack for Jenkins

| October 24, 2018 | 0 Comments
Connect Jenkins to Enterprise DevOps Pipelines with the XebiaLabs DevOps Pack for Jenkins

Jenkins is a popular choice for automating development processes. But the end-to-end software release process also involves many less technical activities and team members, […]

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Take Release Automation to the Next Level, Episode 2: Blaze a Trail with Blue/Green Deployments

| October 9, 2018 | 0 Comments
Take Release Automation to the Next Level, Episode 2: Blaze a Trail with Blue/Green Deployments

The “Take Release Automation to the Next Level” series gives you insights into the benefits and challenges surrounding DevOps deployment patterns. In this series, […]

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Take Release Automation to the Next Level, Episode 1: Speed Up Delivery with Advanced Deployment Patterns

| September 11, 2018 | 0 Comments
Take Release Automation to the Next Level, Episode 1: Speed Up Delivery with Advanced Deployment Patterns

The “Take Release Automation to the Next Level” series gives you insights into the benefits and challenges surrounding DevOps deployment patterns. In this series, […]

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Top 5 Challenges of Automating the Software Delivery Pipeline

| August 21, 2018 | 0 Comments
Top 5 Challenges of Automating the Software Delivery Pipeline

Automating the software delivery pipeline is a great idea—it saves time, costs less, and allows developers to focus on writing code that creates useful […]

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The Release Dashboard – An Overview

| May 9, 2016 | 0 Comments
The Release Dashboard – An Overview

Enhanced Visibility To get better insight into what’s happening in a release, we have developed the release dashboard. It shows you an overview of everything that’s […]

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Using and Creating XL Release Plugins

| February 11, 2014 | 0 Comments
Using and Creating XL Release Plugins

As you start building out more and more complete release plans in XL Release, you may find that you want to automatically invoke systems […]

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Using Variables in XL Release

| February 11, 2014 | 0 Comments
Using Variables in XL Release

When creating your release templates, you will probably be creating tasks that have information that can vary based on the release.  Also, you may […]

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Feature Spotlight: The XL Deploy Plan Analyzer

| May 23, 2013 | 0 Comments
Feature Spotlight: The XL Deploy Plan Analyzer

Ever wondered how XL Deploy comes up with a deployment plan? To give you more insight in XL Deploy’s planning logic, XL Deploy 3.9 […]

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