Docs won’t block releases until
trust in delivery is established.
Releasing software should be easy. It
should be easy because you have tested
every single part of the process hundreds
of times before. It should be as simple as
pressing a button.
— David Farley
Continuous Delivery: Reliable Software Releases through Build, Test, and
Docs must meet the same
standards of reliability and
repeatability before they can be
enforced as a part of the release
The Big Picture
Milestones for Delivering High-Velocity Docs
Increase Project Visibility
Simplify Peer Reviews
Automate Grunt Work
Bots Handle the Grunt Work
Automated Deployment Pipeline
Stage content on isolated environments w/public URLs automatically.
Deploy to production with a single click.
Establish Trust with Automated Tests
No more surprises.
Continuous integration for docs isn’t the end of the road - it’s an
essential tool for building trust.
For docs to truly become an enforced requirement of the release cycle, it
needs buy in from everyone.