DevOps

CloudBees recently announced the acquisition of Electric Cloud, combining the product capabilities of two well-known players in the CI/CD and Application Release Automation/Application Release Orchestration (ARA/ARO) space. This article provides a summary of the acquisition and guidance on what this means to businesses as they establish and mature their processes, enabling technology in support of

Ansible is an open-source automation tool that provides a simple way to automate applications and IT infrastructure. It allows you to manage configurations, deploy applications, start and stop middleware, and much more. Ansible works by running modules on remote hosts. In order to run these modules, you can execute them on the command line or

Enterprises are adopting DevOps, Continuous Integration, and Continuous Delivery at an increasing pace. Why?  It allows them to create and improve software solutions (aka products) at a faster pace than traditional software development methods. DevOps, CI/CD, and Release Automation have proven to increase the speed, efficiency and quality of software delivery as well as improving

Today’s IT departments are under increasing pressure to release new solutions and enhancements to existing capabilities. Many are expected to deliver updates and new applications in tight timeframes. In a recent survey, 90 percent of DevOps professionals report increasing pressure to accelerate application release, and 93 percent link challenges to manual processes. IT leaders need

Apigee API Management Platform is one of the powerful tools used to manage the API proxies in a secure development environment. Apigee API proxies can be deployed to the API platform using the FlexDeploy Apigee plugin. Developers can maintain proxy code in an SCM and FlexDeploy can provide the Continuous Integration and Continuous Delivery capabilities.

Cloning is an important part of managing an Oracle E-Business Suite implementation. It allows the syncing of recent and relevant data into the non-production environments. The cloning process isn’t without its drawbacks however. In its purest form, the clone takes an exact copy of the Production database and overlays a non-prod environment. With this process,

Oracle Application Express (APEX)  is a popular application development tool and is also used to develop custom extensions for Oracle E-Business Suite. FlexDeploy is a DevOps platform for Continuous Integration, Continuous Delivery, and Release Automation which supports Oracle APEX out of the box. FlexDeploy strives to eliminate scripting requirements and provide in-depth support for many open

FlexDeploy has supported advanced pipeline and release management scenarios natively for years now. Continuous Integration capabilities are also a core feature eliminating need for managing separate CI server. This makes FlexDeploy a unique DevOps platform that provide build, deploy & release automation all in one tool. FlexDeploy 5.1 takes all these capabilities step further to

Oracle Application Express (APEX)  is a popular application development tool and is also used to develop custom extensions for Oracle E-Business Suite. FlexDeploy is a DevOps platform for Continuous Integration, Continuous Delivery, and Release Automation which supports Oracle APEX out of the box. FlexDeploy strives to eliminate scripting requirements and provide in-depth support for many open