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This post is from the XebiaLabs blog and has not been updated since the original publish date.

Last Updated Jan 21, 2013 — DevOps Expert

Step Away from One-off Release Thinking

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For most organizations, software delivery is time-consuming, stressful and costly. As soon as applications go live, issues arise - forcing IT into another costly release cycle. Businesses thus need a process that enables the addition of new online features in a matter of hours instead of days - faster, better and at a lower cost.

As an article by Andrew Phillips from XebiaLabs published this week in .NET Developer's Journal notes, one way that many businesses overcome the challenge of promptly delivering software updates is to adopt the Continuous Delivery approach - a strategy that moves ideas into production as fast and as efficiently as possible. This iterative approach also allows you to validate business assumptions at an early stage of the delivery process and adjust when required. Continuous Delivery lowers costs since deployments run reliably on a daily basis, and the number of deployments does not significantly impact the overall cost. Once a deployment pipeline is configured, subsequent deployments occur automatically so the maximum number of deployments is not bound to any limit. Read the full article >

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