Using Multiple Environments to Improve Your Development Workflow

In today's modern business environment, it is imperative for product development teams to maintain an optimal workflow if they hope to remain relevant in the competitive market. Having a well-tuned workflow not only keeps a team productive, but it also helps them deliver software that is reliable and in a timely manner. Implementing DevOps has become an important requirement for any team maintaining a large project or working on multiple projects. DevOps provides the process and the tools that keep teams working effectively and efficiently. 

No matter what your DevOps process looks like and the various tools you use, a recommended practice for any significant software development project is the use of multiple environments. Using multiple environments ensures that your software is rigorously tested before it is deployed and made available to users.

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How The Inquirer Streamlined Their Development Process With DeployBot

Philly.com isn’t a special case. DeployBot has helped dozens of amazing businesses to streamline their deployment process and to make life easier for their remote development teams.

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The Expert Guide To Continuous Integration

Defined in the simplest terms, Continuous Integration refers to a practice where developers integrate new code into a shared repository multiple times per day. This practice helps better manage the development process, especially when multiple developers are working on the same project.

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New In DeployBot: Deploy Config Files Only!

Thanks to DeployBot’s new “Deploy Config Only” feature, the time it takes to deploy config file changes has been drastically reduced. In the past, when you wanted to add new config files, these files would be added together with the changes from the last commit on your git repository. With it’s new feature however, DeployBot can directly deploy only your config files; tremendously improving the time it takes to launch a new configuration change into a live environment.

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Continuous Development: How Iterative Processes Can Improve Your Code

Continuous development describes a process for iterative software development and is an umbrella over several other processes including continuous integration, continuous testing, continuous delivery and continuous deployment. Continuous development seeks to automate and streamline the process of building, testing and deploying new code into a live or staging environment. 

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