DevOps

On September 12th, 2019, Dan Goerdt presented a webinar on the basics of DevOps. If you missed the live event, it is now available on-demand! You can watch it here. Here is a very brief overview… Businesses face immense challenges today with software delivery. Issues involve cost, speed, and quality, as many deployments can be

Oracle OpenWorld 2019 in San Francisco is only three weeks away. It’s the biggest Oracle event of the year so there are a plethora of great presentations available for you to see. However, with 1,400 sessions, it’s difficult to decide what sessions you want to to attend and what topics you want to explore. Chandresh

On July 18th, 2019, Dan Goerdt presented a webinar on using continuous integration and continuous delivery for Oracle APEX and related technology, like ORDS, SODA, and Database. If you missed it, it is now available on-demand! You can watch it here. *WARNING: Spoilers ahead!* The FlexDeploy APEX plugin gives you the power to automate the

Continuous Improvements In the spirit of “continuous”, Flexagon has released a bunch of enhancements, usability improvements, and bug fixes over the past two month. FlexDeploy is our DevOps platform for CI/CD and release automation which automates and orchestrates the entire build, deploy, and release lifecycle. FlexDeploy is an open and extensible platform with lots of plugins for commercial and open source

CloudBees recently announced the acquisition of Electric Cloud, combining the product capabilities of two well-known players in the CI/CD and Application Release Automation/Application Release Orchestration (ARA/ARO) space. This article provides a summary of the acquisition and guidance on what this means to businesses as they establish and mature their processes, enabling technology in support of

The Problem “Did you get the application I sent you?” “Yeah, it doesn’t work.” “It runs fine on my machine.” I am sure we have all had multiple conversations that can be summed up with these three lines. When running applications within different environments, there are bound to be some issues with differing environments and

Cloning is an important part of managing an Oracle E-Business Suite implementation. It allows the syncing of recent and relevant data into the non-production environments. The cloning process isn’t without its drawbacks however. In its purest form, the clone takes an exact copy of the Production database and overlays a non-prod environment. With this process,

Oracle Application Express (APEX)  is a popular application development tool and is also used to develop custom extensions for Oracle E-Business Suite. FlexDeploy is a DevOps platform for Continuous Integration, Continuous Delivery, and Release Automation which supports Oracle APEX out of the box. FlexDeploy strives to eliminate scripting requirements and provide in-depth support for many open

FlexDeploy has supported advanced pipeline and release management scenarios natively for years now. Continuous Integration capabilities are also a core feature eliminating need for managing separate CI server. This makes FlexDeploy a unique DevOps platform that provide build, deploy & release automation all in one tool. FlexDeploy 5.1 takes all these capabilities step further to

This blog is the sixth, and last, in the FlexDeploy Loves OIC blog series FlexDeploy Loves OIC: Series Overview FlexDeploy Loves OIC: Manage integrations with connections FlexDeploy Loves OIC: Manage connection property replacement FlexDeploy Loves OIC: Continuous Integration FlexDeploy Loves OIC: Automated testing FlexDeploy Loves OIC: Continuous Delivery with pipelines/releases FlexDeploy Loves OIC: Manage connections,