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    11 essential items for a cut-over

    Posted by Andrew Rawson on 13 July 2021

    release, release management, cut-over, runsheet, command centre, rollback, dress rehearsal, cut-over plan, go-live

    So, you want to cut-over hey…

    Releasing your hard-earned code, platforms and new customer experiences can be daunting and challenging but also a very rewarding experience. After all, you have spent your blood, sweat and tears to finally get to a point where your software can be used. Whether it be a daily...

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    Semantic Versioning with Conventional Commits

    Posted by Sohrab Hosseini on 11 June 2020

    CICD, DevOps, Technology, developer, semver, git, scm, versioning, branching, GitLab, release

    Versioning is important. I do not have to tell you this. Yet, I see it done poorly over and over again. 

    The deficiencies I usually encounter are a lack of unambiguous developer and release processes and poor tooling support. If your developers sit there wondering how to do certain tasks, then the process is broken....

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