Software applications are large drivers of business revenue, and the timely release and deployment of
those applications has become a critical part of the business life cycle.
Throughout the book, we give you insight into the differences between application release and deployment. We also show you how to leverage release and deployment solutions to help your organization speed time to market, drive down cost, and reduce risk.
We wrote this book to serve as a relatively simple introduction to what can be a very complex topic. Use it as a reference, not as a manual. If you’re interested in certain topics but not in others, feel free to read only certain chapters. Also feel free to skip around. You don’t have to read the chapters in