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Merging Business Process With Continuous Delivery

One of the biggest hurdles in getting to Continuous Delivery and truly being Agile does not lie within the development team itself. Change requires a mindset that all people (managers and executives too) must adopt. Just as it takes a village to raise a child, it also takes a (corporate) village to raise a new culture. The movement away from Waterfall to Agile and Continuous cannot be handled [...]

Cattle, Not Pets - Use Automation Software To Provision Your Servers
Posted by The Sauce Labs Team in Continuous DeliveryContinuous IntegrationGuest Blog Posts

This guest post was written by Julian Dunn, Product Manager at Chef Software (@julian_dunn) In Greg Sypolt’s earlier post on immutable infrastructure, he outlined practices for treating your servers more like cattle and not pets. It’s better to rebuild things if you can rather than spending calories on manually debugging and fixing long-lived servers. (Of course, you will inevitably [...]

Continuous Integration - The Heart of DevOps

Missed our earlier webinar, "Beyond the Release - CI That Transforms"? Check out the recap below. In this webinar, we discussed the power of CI and possible considerations for the future. One of the more interesting aspects of the webinar was seeing the modern pipeline with the new Sauce CI Dashboard alongside Cloudbees' automation templates. We also conducted a small CI survey at the [...]

Updated Jenkins CI Plugin for Sauce

Because enterprises are under extreme internal and external pressure to deliver better software, faster, development teams are transitioning to new software delivery processes such as Continuous Integration (CI) and Continuous Delivery (CD). Both practices have proven their value in accelerating software production beyond traditional approaches, yet achieving continuous testing to support these [...]

Don't Let Them Leapfrog You
Posted by Ashley Hunsberger in Best PracticesContinuous DeliveryGuest Blog Posts

“It was the best of times, it was the worst of times, it was the age of wisdom, it was the age of foolishness, it was the epoch of belief, it was the epoch of incredulity, it was the season of Light, it was the season of Darkness, it was the spring of hope, it was the winter of despair, we had everything before us, we had nothing before us, we were all going direct to Heaven, we were all [...]

Not Just Faster Releases; Better Understanding

This is a guest post by Chris Riley, a technologist who has spent 12 years helping organizations transition from traditional development practices to a modern set of culture, processes and tooling. In DevOps there are several processes and tools that go beyond their face value. System Analytics, Application Performance Monitoring, and Continuous Integration (CI) go far beyond their core [...]

Speed up Selenium with Application Mocks

Let’s face it, we all know Selenium is slow. Not the Selenium scripts themselves, but the process of interacting with the operating system and browser drivers, in addition to your application’s own responsiveness. Luckily for us, there’s a great way to speed up functional testing in Selenium by combining a comprehensive parallel testing grid with application mocks. Solutions like Sauce that [...]

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