Chapter 9. Orchestrating Application Deployment

"Success is a lousy teacher. It seduces smart people into thinking they can't lose. It's fine to celebrate success but it is more important to heed the lessons of failure"

This chapter describes in detail how to orchestrate different build jobs for continuous integration, configuration management, continuous delivery, and so on. It will cover how the build pipeline plugin and pipeline feature of Jenkins 2.0 can be used to orchestrate an end-to-end automation process for application deployment.

Until now, we have covered continuous integration, cloud provisioning using Chef, configuration management, and continuous delivery. Each was configured in a unique build job. Now we are only going to manage ...

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