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Continuous Discussions (#c9d9) Podcast, Episode 62: Coordinating CD-style and Traditional Releases

Coordinating CD-style and Traditional Releases

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This morning on Continuous Discussions (#c9d9) podcast, we discussed CD and ‘traditional’ release pipelines. As more organizations adopt DevOps, and the cadence and velocity of software releases increases – teams struggle to coordinate the growing number of concurrent delivery pipelines.

  • What are some challenges for streamlining software releases – both ‘traditional’ ones, alongside CD-style pipelines?
  • What are some tips for effectively managing today’s ‘release-explosion’ – at scale?

Tune in to hear about:

  • What our panelists think about Gartner’s definition of Bimodal IT, and how it comes into play for today’s organizations?
  • What are the “Sorcerer’s Apprentice” challenges with today’s release pipelines in the enterprise?
  • How to support both ‘big bang’ legacy releases, alongside CD pipelines, and the more modern technologies – such as microservices and containers?
To watch the full replay and learn more, visit the full blog post.

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Anders Wallgren is Chief Technology Officer of Electric Cloud. Anders brings with him over 25 years of in-depth experience designing and building commercial software. Prior to joining Electric Cloud, Anders held executive positions at Aceva, Archistra, and Impresse. Anders also held management positions at Macromedia (MACR), Common Ground Software and Verity (VRTY), where he played critical technical leadership roles in delivering award winning technologies such as Macromedia’s Director 7 and various Shockwave products.

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