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Communication and Coordination for release management in software ecosystems

Recently, I had an opportunity to work with German, Leif, and Daniel on a very interesting study of the Gnome FOSS Ecosystem. We were interested to understand how release managers coordinate a shared release of a set of interrelated projects within the Gnome Ecosystem. 614 more words

Research

CHANGE and RELEASE MANAGEMENT

This is a very common confusion about what is the difference between the Change and Release Management so let’s sort this out today once and for all. 563 more words

Devops

Why Release Management

After writing Foundations of RM I found that it doesn’t really answer the question of “Why we do or need Release Release Management?” Here is that answer. 172 more words

Elements

Deploying DSC scripts with ARM Templates - Tips

My initial goal was to have an end to end CI process where I develop and tested my ARM templates in Visual Studio. Then check them in, build them, and finally release them to Azure. 1,356 more words

Team Services

Knowing DevSecOps?

Before getting into DevSecOps, let me refresh the reader’s mind with W. Edwards Deming’s quote “Quality is everyone’s responsibility.

Similarly, the idea of DevSecOps is to build the mindset that “ 611 more words

Quality Assurance

10 Top Tips for Better Release Management

You’re definitely not a happy bunny (and this is thankfully the polite way of expressing it). Why? Because poor releases, and the associated outages, are hurting the business, causing delays, and demoralizing the team (after all no one likes to fail or to look bad in the eyes of their colleagues). 6 more words

IT Management

Moving from Azure VMs to Azure VM Scale Sets – Runtime Instance Configuration

In my previous post I covered how you can move from deploying a solution to pre-provisioned Virtual Machines (VMs) in Azure to a process that allows you to create a custom VM Image that you deploy into VM Scale Sets (VMSS) in Azure. 915 more words

Azure