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Continuous Integration - An Oldie But Goodie

I’ve run into people who think Continuous Integration is a technique that was invented as part of Agile processes, and is therefore relatively new.  In fact, Continuous Integration has been around for a long time — more than 20 years.  1,341 more words

Software Quality Assurance

How to execute several maven plugins within a single build phase and set the respective execution order

You can use the build lifecycle or phases to control the order of the plugin execution. In some scenario, you have to bound few plugins to same phase, but still want to control the order of the plugin execution. 213 more words

Software Engineering

Codeship launches freemium model to push its continuous integration service

Codeship, the 4-year-old company behind a hosted continuous integration offering, is adopting a freemium model to encourage new users to try its service before having to break out their credit cards. 177 more words

Continuous Integration

Setting Up a Continuous Integration Server with Team Foundation Server (TFS)

What is Continuous Integration?

The goal of continuous integration is to allow developers to check in their code, compile it, run the tests, and deploy the application all in a single step. 509 more words


Continuous Integration without SNAPSHOTs

Maven includes a feature called SNAPSHOT which allows you to tell Maven that a particular artifact is a “work in progress”, not a finished version.  This also acts as a hint to let Maven know that it should pick up the newest version of artifacts referred to as SNAPSHOTs.  1,058 more words

I finally get PaaS - they should actually be called Platform as an Application

I’ve been aware of Platforms-as-a-Service (PaaS) for a few years, but I wouldn’t say I completely understood how important they are, until now.  In part I blame the name which leads me to thinking PaaS is all about receiving a service.   1,131 more words