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Why, for many, delivery automation is the Right Thing To Do right now

Why, for many, delivery automation is the Right Thing To Do right now

| September 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

A couple of months ago, ZeroTurnaround, makers of popular development acceleration tools such as JRebel, halted their foray into the release automation space and […]

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Customers Rule — Get Used to It

Customers Rule — Get Used to It

| September 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

The might of the Customer — a ridiculous idea just a few years ago — is felt everywhere these days.  No corporation is immune. […]

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How we made our Community Plug-ins Easy as Pizza

How we made our Community Plug-ins Easy as Pizza

| September 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

Because we support different stacks of middleware, we wanted to make open source plug-ins available to everyone. In this way, our customers have the […]

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Saving Two Days in Production for Each Iterative Release: A Q&A with Julien Charier of SmartFocus

Saving Two Days in Production for Each Iterative Release: A Q&A with Julien Charier of SmartFocus

| September 23, 2014 | 0 Comments

Many of our customers achieve great things with XL Deploy, our agentless deployment automation solution. One such example is SmartFocus, which specializes in delivering […]

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What Does ‘Good’ Look Like?

What Does ‘Good’ Look Like?

| September 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

Can we get Software Development right? I think that we have a problem in the software development industry. A significant proportion, if not the […]

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How Deployment Automation Solves 3 Common Worst-Practice Errors

How Deployment Automation Solves 3 Common Worst-Practice Errors

| September 8, 2014 | 0 Comments

A couple of days ago I was reading “The Ultimate Book of Heroic Failures” by Stephen Pile while waiting for a flight; it’s a […]

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Continuous Delivery in the Real World: Moving to CD with a complex portfolio and compliance requirements

Continuous Delivery in the Real World: Moving to CD with a complex portfolio and compliance requirements

| September 4, 2014 | 0 Comments

In a previous post, I talked about how helping users handle the challenges of adopting Continuous Delivery in the real world is one of […]

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Continuous Delivery in the Real World: How to move from “thinking in Releases” to CD?

Continuous Delivery in the Real World: How to move from “thinking in Releases” to CD?

| August 27, 2014 | 2 Comments

A comment we frequently hear from users is that one of the key things they value about working with XebiaLabs is that we don’t […]

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Running phases in parallel in XL Release

Running phases in parallel in XL Release

| July 31, 2014 | 0 Comments

When talking with users about how to optimize releases/pipelines in XL Release, the question sometimes comes up of whether it is possible to run […]

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XL Deploy and XL Release offer new insights into Continuous Delivery

XL Deploy and XL Release offer new insights into Continuous Delivery

| July 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

Being able to dig into your current Continuous Delivery process and find useful and actionable data really adds value to the XL Platform and […]

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