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

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

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

In Part I of this series, we saw the value in adding webhooks for managing builds at the project level. In this blog article, we will examine a thorough example for managing releases based on Jira and Bitbucket events. By the end, Jira webhooks will be configured to manage release life cycle and packages in

Does your current development process involve constantly going back and forth updating statuses between applications? Do your developers have to initiate a build after they make changes, or wait until source control is polled for the build to initiate? Do you feel like you are manually configuring many parts of your release as changes are

FlexDeploy Blueprints got a makeover for our newest release, FlexDeploy 5.3. The new and improved quick-start wizard now comes with more robust Git integration, user preferences, and a wide variety of new Blueprints. In addition, these features are all wrapped in a new look and feel for the application. Lets take a look at what’s

Release orchestration is the process of coordinating the tasks related to deploying software updates across environments and into the hands of end users – improving planning, tracking and communication throughout the software release cycle across different teams, departments and technologies. The more complex the process, the more impact release orchestration can have. Benefits of release