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Deployment Production Line Checklist

Posted on July 14, 2014 by The Stelligent Team | Leave a comment

Setup Checklist [frontend-checklist name=”Setup”] Developer Practices Checklist [frontend-checklist name=”DevPractices”] Process and Documentation Checklist [frontend-checklist name=”Processes”] Deployment Production Line Bootstrapping Checklist [frontend-checklist name=”ProductionLine”] Commit stage checklist [frontend-checklist name=”Commit”] Acceptance stage checklist [frontend-checklist name=”Acceptance”] Capacity stage checklist [frontend-checklist name=”Capacity”] Pre-production stage checklist [frontend-checklist name=”Pre-Production”] Production stage checklist [frontend-checklist name=”Production”] Self-service deployment checklist [frontend-checklist name=”Self-Service”] Crosscutting concerns checklist … Continue reading Deployment Production Line Checklist

Stelligent: Continuous Delivery/DevOps and Cloud Resources Reading List

Posted on July 6, 2014 by The Stelligent Team | Leave a comment

Continuous Delivery/Continuous Integration Continuous Delivery (CD) Patterns and Antipatterns (Duvall): http://refcardz.dzone.com/refcardz/continuous-delivery-patterns Anatomy of a Deployment Pipeline (from CD book): http://www.informit.com/articles/article.aspx?p=1621865 Continuous Delivery Assembly Line: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SIaVsG7m8n4 CD Reference Implementation in AWS (Duvall) Pragmatic Automation? (Duvall) DevOps is not only Infrastructure Automation (Duvall) Continuous Delivery book (Humble, Farley): http://amzn.com/0321601912/ Continuous Integration book (Duvall, et al.): http://amzn.com/0321336380/ Recipes … Continue reading Stelligent: Continuous Delivery/DevOps and Cloud Resources Reading List

How to manually run Chef on an OpsWorks instance

Posted on April 22, 2014 by The Stelligent Team | Leave a comment

While OpsWorks gives you a lot of power and flexibility for configuring your infrastructure, it’s most powerful feature is its ability to get you through your Netflix queue: OpsWorks takes a really long time to do anything, so you’re left twiddling your thumbs a lot. And if you’re trying to troubleshoot an issue, you can … Continue reading How to manually run Chef on an OpsWorks instance

Continuous Integration in the Cloud

Posted on February 19, 2014 by The Stelligent Team | Leave a comment

This article is the third part of the Cloud Delivery Blueprints series. It discusses how to go from no cloud infrastructure and no continuous integration set up to having a functioning Deployment Pipeline in Amazon Web Services. It discusses high level topics while also providing a reference implementation so it’s easy to follow along with. … Continue reading Continuous Integration in the Cloud

Laying the Foundations of a Continuous Delivery Pipeline

Posted on February 11, 2014 by The Stelligent Team | Leave a comment

This article is part of the Continuous Delivery Blueprints series. It discusses how to go from no cloud infrastructure and no continuous integration set up to having a functioning Continuous Delivery Pipeline in Amazon Web Services. It discusses high level topics while also providing a reference implementation so it’s easy to follow along with. You … Continue reading Laying the Foundations of a Continuous Delivery Pipeline

Getting Started with AWS (the right way)

Posted on February 4, 2014 by The Stelligent Team | Leave a comment

This article is part of the Continuous Delivery Blueprints series. It discusses how to go from no cloud infrastructure and no continuous integration set up to having a functioning Continuous Delivery Pipeline in Amazon Web Services. It discusses high level topics while also providing a reference implementation so it’s easy to follow along with. Everyone … Continue reading Getting Started with AWS (the right way)

Continuous Delivery in the Cloud Case Study for the Sea to Shore Alliance – Introduction (part 1 of 6)

Posted on September 18, 2012 by The Stelligent Team | Leave a comment

We help companies deliver software reliably and repeatedly using Continuous Delivery in the Cloud. With Continuous Delivery (CD), teams can deliver new versions of software to production by flattening the software delivery process and decreasing the cycle time between an idea and usable software through the automation of the entire delivery system: build, deployment, test, … Continue reading Continuous Delivery in the Cloud Case Study for the Sea to Shore Alliance – Introduction (part 1 of 6)

AWS Elastic Beanstalk

Posted on January 22, 2011 by The Stelligent Team | Leave a comment

http://blip.tv/scripts/pokkariPlayer.js?ver=2009070701 http://blip.tv/syndication/write_player?skin=js&posts_id=4683990&source=3&autoplay=true&file_type=flv&player_width=&player_height= Click to Play 7-minute step-by-step screencast of using Amazon Web Services’ new Platform as a Service offering called Elastic Beanstalk. Elastic Beanstalk provides a web application for deploying a Java WAR onto a Java/Tomcat stack on AWS EC2. Beanstalk manages everything for your application including scaling, configuration, monitoring, etc. while providing the necessary … Continue reading AWS Elastic Beanstalk