DevOps

Still Working from Home We are all impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic that has caused many businesses to move its employees to a working-at-home format. Even when this subsides and stay-at-home orders are lifted, many employees will remain remote. Gartner surveyed 317 CFOs and Finance leaders and found that “74% will move to at least

FlexDeploy now provides a solution for migrating SAP change requests with our 5.3 release. It comes with full stack of CI/CD, DevOps features, and built-in integrations with many systems and third-party tools. Today’s SAP customizations, database changes and data migrations face several challenges: Slower Delivery No Visibility Error-prone Inconsistent environments and client instances Lot of

FlexDeploy 5.3.0.2 has been released and includes enhancements to platform features, plugins, usability improvements, and bug fixes. Here are a few highlights: New Blueprint for Terraform with discovery of modules from Terraform Registry New Tricentis Tosca plugin for functional test automation New ApexSec plugin for Oracle APEX security analysis automation. Multiple security enhancements including Windows

The following is a summary of the information covered in the webinar: DevOps for the Oracle Ecosystem, which can be accessed here. The Purpose of DevOps DevOps, in the most basic sense, is an intersection of people, process, and technology used to develop, deliver, and maintain software solutions.  Three critical DevOps processes include build automation,

FlexDeploy utilizes SSH to communicate with remote server (known as Endpoint in FlexDeploy topology). For Microsoft Windows, Cygwin was required to establish SSH connectivity. I had described use of Copssh as well in a previous blog entry. Copssh is based on Cygwin. Now FlexDeploy 5.3 has introduced connectivity using Windows SSH server which is available

There are copious resources and information on Continuous Integration (CI) and Continuous Delivery (CD), including definitions, best practices, and how-to guides. Additionally, there are a plethora of CI/CD tools marketed every day. But why do we really need CI and CD? Let’s start with some basic information… What is Continuous Integration and Continuous Delivery? There

FlexDeploy 5.3.0.1 has been released and includes enhancements to platform features, plugins, usability improvements, and bug fixes. Here are a few items to highlight: A new Report for FlexDeploy user group assignments and global permissions , adding ease to user management and administration. UX improvements such as linking to product documentation from with the FlexDeploy

Tracking metrics to measure performance is a fundamental best practice of DevOps. After all, how can you know if DevOps is working, or measure progress toward goals, without benchmarking and tracking metrics? Monitoring key performance indicators (KPIs) is critical, to understand how successful your existing DevOps processes are, and to identify areas for improvement. Use

The following is a brief summary of the information covered in the webinar: DevOps and CI/CD On-Prem vs the Cloud, which can be accessed here. On-Prem or the Cloud? The answer: Yes! Both! All of the above! At Flexagon, we like to think of it as solve problems where you are today, improve your processes

The following is a brief summary of the information covered in the webinar: FlexDeploy for Oracle E-Business Suite and Cloud, which can be accessed here. A Shifting IT Landscape The IT landscape is shifting to feature more agile, continuous, and automated processes, increasingly on the Cloud. Oracle E-Business Suite (EBS) is an interesting ERP as