The Truth About Application Release and Deployment - Top 10 Myths Exposed

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The Truth About Application Release and Deployment - Top 10 Myths Exposed

  1. “Worldwide confusion about app release and deployment!” “Worldwide confusion about app release and deployment!” What’s true and not true MisinformationMisinformation ReignsReigns
  2. Developer hasn’t seen Daylight in weeks Family weeps for lost loved one Only one way to deploy enterprise apps Only one way to deploy enterprise apps
  3. Only way to deploy enterprise apps. Deployment setups that are truly automatic don’t need special scripts—they work with the tools you already use. Automation means automatic
  4. loves deployingDevteam ! “Not a special skill,” many say No details missedNo details missed
  5. Only way to deploy enterprise apps. Don’t make your developers design the deployment process. Set it up so they can test first and then deploy. Deployment is a specialty
  6. Enterprise- level releases “easy to do” Specialized tools deemed unnecessary Magic spreadsheet tracks everything!
  7. Sure, emails and spreadsheets are OK for simple releases. But what about complex, interdependent, big releases? It’s impossible to collaborate and trace those without specialized tools. Enterprise apps need more
  8. Quality plummets with automation! Quality plummets with automation! “I should do it manually,” says exhausted human. Computers unfit for repetitive tasks
  9. When you automate, you let computers do what they do best. Plus, you’ll get tracking features to help keep things straight. Repetitive tasks are what computers do
  10. Savior of release coordination, developers say. spreadsheet hailed!spreadsheet hailed! great use of “Repetitive manual tasks: your time.”–management
  11. Only way to deploy enterprise apps. Release coordination tools make development faster, easier, and more precise. Dealing with the spreadsheet is a job in itself
  12. Large Release Seamless! Large Release Seamless!Interdependencies “no biggie,” teams say Conventional wisdom: small, frequent changes not profitable
  13. Small, frequent changes are easier, faster and less risky to make. Automation helps free developers to troubleshoot. Many hands make lighT work, and all that
  14. Automation and build: No transition prep necessary completely separate completely separate “We just hit a button, and everything was perfect”
  15. Test builds before they go into production. Versioning them makes tracking simpler. Automation requires preparation
  16. Operations rejoices over bottlenecks! Operations rejoices over bottlenecks! No culture changes in sight, thank goodness Management “elated” to hear of backlogs
  17. If you’re going to use release and deployment tools, get your teams ready for a change in the way they work. Backlogs are bad
  18. All Problems Vanished!Developers stymied worldwide Developers stymied worldwide “They were here, we automated, now they’re gone,” dismayed programmer says
  19. There will be resistance and frustration at first. Stick with it. Getting a payoff takes time and work.
  20. You’ve heard all the myths about automating application release and deployment. Now let’s get to the truth. Check here for the details. go now

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