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Guest Post: Building a Winning DevOps Team

Guest Post: Building a Winning DevOps Team

| February 9, 2017 | 0 Comments

DevOps, and Ops in general, is one of the most important components of a company’s production machine. Investing in building a winning DevOps team […]

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Understanding Serverless Cloud and Clear

Understanding Serverless Cloud and Clear

| February 7, 2017 | 0 Comments

Serverless is considered the successor to containers. And while it’s heavily promoted as the next great thing, it’s not the best fit for every […]

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New Code-Centric Features in XL Release and XL Deploy

New Code-Centric Features in XL Release and XL Deploy

| February 2, 2017 | 0 Comments

Application Release Automation has become a critical function for successfully managing the complex release pipelines found in today’s enterprises. It’s also crucial to be […]

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v6.1 Gives Users Dual-Mode Control Over Releases

v6.1 Gives Users Dual-Mode Control Over Releases

| January 30, 2017 | 0 Comments

A new year and more new innovations from XebiaLabs! This week we bring you a shiny new XL Release and XL Deploy—version 6.1. Also […]

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DevOps Intelligence Changes the Game

DevOps Intelligence Changes the Game

| January 26, 2017 | 2 Comments

One of my favorite parts of the novel The Phoenix Project is when Bill Palmer, DevOps hero and VP of IT Operations for the fictional company […]

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Creating a Deployment Model for Scripted DB Updates

Creating a Deployment Model for Scripted DB Updates

| January 24, 2017 | 0 Comments

It is common for enterprises to work with hundreds of applications, each of those calling for a number of database scripts to be executed […]

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5 Reasons to Deploy Daily

5 Reasons to Deploy Daily

| January 19, 2017 | 0 Comments

Gary Gruver recently released his new book: Starting and Scaling DevOps in the Enterprise. In it he promotes the practice of releasing software on a daily […]

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The 7 Spices of a Continuous Delivery Pipeline

The 7 Spices of a Continuous Delivery Pipeline

| January 17, 2017 | 0 Comments

A Continuous Delivery pipeline as part of an Agile transformation is like spices in a meal. Without them, the food is bland and worthless. […]

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XebiaLabs Open-Source Libraries

XebiaLabs Open-Source Libraries

| January 10, 2017 | 0 Comments

In XebiaLabs Engineering, we make use of quite a lot of open-source software to build our products. Frameworks like AngularJS, react, redux but also […]

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Stop Scripting Your Deployments in your CI Server

Stop Scripting Your Deployments in your CI Server

| January 10, 2017 | 0 Comments

Continuous Integration tools like Jenkins and Bamboo are especially effective when building, unit testing and validating your applications. In fact, with CI tools, teams can do […]

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