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Introducing Quick Spin One of the most common challenges that organizations face when implementing a continuous deployment strategy is the time and focus that it takes to set up the tools and processes. But a secure, flexible, resilient and scalable solution is available right now. Want to see if it’s the right tool for your […]
Spinnaker is the most powerful continuous delivery tool on the market.  DevOps engineers and developers recognize this power and are looking to use Spinnaker as a foundational tool in their Continuous Integration and Continuous Delivery (CI/CD) process for hybrid and multi-cloud deployments. Such a powerful, expansive open source tool needs expertise within your organization to […]
Today, Armory is excited to announce the availability of the GitHub Action for Armory Continuous Deployment-as-a-Service. GitHub is where developers shape the future of software. After a developer writes and tests their code in GitHub, it must be deployed. Armory’s GitHub Action for Continuous Deployment-as-a-Service extends the best-in-class deployment capabilities to Kubernetes. CD-as-a-Service enables declarative […]
Call me Pollyanna, but what a great time to be a Platform or DevOps engineer. If you’re working in a public company, the S&P is off ~20% year over year, so the value of your RSUs has wilted. If you’re working in a private company, venture funding and M&A velocity are anemic, making expansion capital […]
This summer we launched Continuous Deployment-as-a-Service (learn all about it here), and we’re starting this blog to keep you up to date on all of the updates and news around this solution. At Armory, we want to make sure you have all of the tools you need to be successful when deploying your code. Armory will handle your Continuous Deployment so you can focus on what you do best – providing innovation and the best possible customer experience to your customers.
I recently read a blog on how to load test an application using Locust, Helm, and Kustomize. I wanted to add Locust performance testing into my standard deployment pipeline so that I can ensure that performance tests pass before any application code is released to production. This blog discusses how I took the Locust configuration […]
Autoscaling, which helps to optimize utilization and minimize costs, is one of the most important aspects of cloud computing. Autoscaling dynamically allocates resources to your cloud application based on load. It handles bursts of load and traffic during peak hours, ensuring that end user experience is not degraded. Autoscaling also guarantees that you don’t have […]
Armory CD Self-Hosted and Managed v2.28 empowers you to confidently deploy software so you can increase your stability and time-to-market.
We’re very proud to announce that Armory’s new product — Armory Continuous-Deployment-as-a-Service or CD-as-a-Service — now supports progressive canary deployments using Service Mesh Interface (SMI). For those put off by the preceding jumble of buzzwords and acronyms, let me try to give a simple explanation. Armory CD-as-a-Service allows users (you!) to safely deploy software to […]
original post For teams that practice CI/CD and ship multiple times a day, waiting weeks to communicate these updates to customers defeats the purpose. After all, if a feature ships and nobody knows about it, did it really ship? You miss out on delivering value to customers sooner, learning which features they’re most excited about, […]