Posts from October 2013

TL;DR

  • Create a timeline for the day so people know what to expect
  • Set a final commit time for everyone that needs to get code to production on upgrade day
  • Jenkins helps control what code makes it out to production
  • Vagrant ensures consistent dev environments
  • Ansible makes it easy to provision your servers
  • Set a clear point of no return. If you’re not 100% comfortable with the way things are going, cut out early and try another day

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