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XL Release Demo Webinar Slides

  1. 1. Delivery  Automation  &   Acceleration   Enterprise Release Management for DevOps & Continuous Delivery – XL Release
  2. 2. 2 Copyright  2014.    Confiden4al  –  Distribu4on  prohibited  without  permission     About  XebiaLabs   Success stories ▪ Headquartered in Boston, Massachusetts ▪ Global development and support offices in US, NL, UK, France and India Automate & Accelerate Application Delivery XL Platform combines: −  Deployment Automation −  Enterprise Release Management for DevOps & Continuous Delivery −  Agile Test Management −  Environment Provisioning … for the faster delivery of higher quality software And more…
  3. 3. 3 Copyright  2014.    Confiden4al  –  Distribu4on  prohibited  without  permission     Delivery  Automation  Platform               App  1.0  App  2.1   App  2.0   App  1.2       Dev   Test  1   Test  2   QA1   QA2   PROD   Private  /  Public  Cloud      
  4. 4. 4 Copyright  2014.    Confiden4al  –  Distribu4on  prohibited  without  permission     Release  Management  Challenges   ▪ Many disparate information sources: Wikis, emails, Excel sheets, CI tools, Change Management tools etc. + mix of manual & automated steps ▪ Results in lots of surprises, stressful problem fixing, reactive management, no shared insight ▪ No audit trail when the release deviates from the plan Releases are: ▪ Unpredictable and inefficient ▪ Prone to “unpleasant surprises” ▪ Nobody knows what’s going on
  5. 5. 5 Copyright  2014.    Confiden4al  –  Distribu4on  prohibited  without  permission     Advanced  Enterprise  Release  Management   XL Release is an advanced enterprise release management software solution for DevOps & Continuous Delivery that allows you to: ▪  Plan, track and execute release plans from code drop to end user ▪  Pro-actively avoid delays and release failures by tracking resource conflicts, dependencies and pending tasks ▪  Accelerate your delivery process by replacing manual with automated tasks and standardizing release plans By  providing  a  single  source  of  truth  and  increasing  the  level  of  automa4on  and   standardizing  the  release  process,  XL  Release  helps  customer  deliver  higher   quality  so7ware  faster.
  6. 6. 6 Copyright  2014.    Confiden4al  –  Distribu4on  prohibited  without  permission     XL  Release  –  Key  Features   Collaborate: ▪  Easy modeling of your release plan ▪  Support for gates, conditions, dependencies ▪  Calendar overview of planned and ongoing releases Accelerate   Reduce  Collaborate  
  7. 7. 7 Copyright  2014.    Confiden4al  –  Distribu4on  prohibited  without  permission     XL  Release  –  Key  Features   Accelerate: ▪  Combine manual and automated tasks ▪  Grow automation progressively ▪  Adapt plans during a release with full audit trail Reduce  Collaborate   Accelerate  
  8. 8. 8 Copyright  2014.    Confiden4al  –  Distribu4on  prohibited  without  permission     XL  Release  –  Key  Features   Reduce: ▪  Full audit trail - what happened where, when, why & by whom ▪  Delivery pipelines giving a high-level overview of on-going releases ▪  Drive automation based on metrics vs. “feel” Collaborate   Accelerate   Reduce  
  9. 9. 9 Copyright  2014.    Confiden4al  –  Distribu4on  prohibited  without  permission     XL  Release  –  Key  Benefits   Plan: ▪  Making releases more predictable, more efficient, less manual and less error-prone ▪  Results in less downtime and more higher quality delivery achieved faster ▪  One place to document and track what needs to happen for an entire application/platform release across multiple teams Execute   Automate  Plan  
  10. 10. 10 Copyright  2014.    Confiden4al  –  Distribu4on  prohibited  without  permission     XL  Release  –  Key  Benefits   Execute: ▪  Manage Dependencies and Conflicts ▪  Insight into overlapping and conflicting release activities and overloaded resources across projects ▪  Gain oversight and effect change proactively where needed Automate  Plan   Execute  
  11. 11. 11 Copyright  2014.    Confiden4al  –  Distribu4on  prohibited  without  permission     XL  Release  –  Key  Benefits   Automate: ▪  One place to document and track what needs to happen for an entire application/platform release across multiple teams ▪  Single source of truth for all team members to see the state of the release process ▪  Measurable path towards more automated, standardized releases Plan   Execute   Automate  
  12. 12. 12 Copyright  2014.    Confiden4al  –  Distribu4on  prohibited  without  permission     How  Does  XL  Release  Work  with  Other  Tools?   Change   Management/ ITIL  tools   Build,  Test,   Deployment,   Provisioning   Automa4on   Planners  &   organizers       Create  and  update  requests   Orchestrate   Synchronize  data  
  13. 13. 13 Copyright  2014.    Confiden4al  –  Distribu4on  prohibited  without  permission     XL  Release:  Release  Detail  
  14. 14. 14 Copyright  2014.    Confiden4al  –  Distribu4on  prohibited  without  permission     XL  Release:  Calendar  Overview  
  15. 15. 15 Copyright  2014.    Confiden4al  –  Distribu4on  prohibited  without  permission     XL  Release:  Total  Visibility  &  Reporting  
  16. 16. 16 Copyright  2014.    Confiden4al  –  Distribu4on  prohibited  without  permission     The  Power  of  the  XL  Release   Higher Quality Software Faster: ▪ Accelerate Delivery ▪ Enable DevOps & CD ▪ Manage Dependencies & Conflicts ▪ Enterprise Control & Security ▪ Reduce Costs “Both  Dev  and  Ops  are  much  more  produc4ve”   Dev  Team  Manager   PagesJaunes   “We  reduced  deployment  4mes  for  weeks  to   minutes”   Senior  Solu?on  Architect,     RBC  Investor  Services  
  17. 17. 17 Copyright  2014.    Confiden4al  –  Distribu4on  prohibited  without  permission     Demo  
  18. 18. 18 Copyright  2014.    Confiden4al  –  Distribu4on  prohibited  without  permission     Thank  You!   Contact Details ▪ Tom Batchelor, Sales Engineering, tbatchelor@xebialabs.com Next Steps ▪ Download trial now: http://go.xebialabs.com/XLRelease_Trial-Registration-Initial.html More Information Products: www.xebialabs.com/products Blog: blog.xebialabs.com Twitter: @xebialabs Videos: vimeo.com/xebialabs