Recent Blog Posts

September 23, 2016

At the end of my Jenkins World 2016 talk - “So you want to build the worlds largest Jenkins cluster” - I gave a brief demonstration of a Jenkins cluster with 100,000 concurrent builds to give people an idea of just how far Jenkins clusters can scale. My talk did not have anywhere near the budget of...

September 22, 2016

The 2016 edition of Jenkins World just took place at the Santa Clara Convention Center in California. This wasn’t a mere 2016 edition of an old recipe. Instead, the concept evolved from a couple of parallel tracks over two days in 2015 to planning a full week of workshops and training, onsite...

September 22, 2016

“I caught a fish this big” by Mark Hanna When we talk to Jenkins users, about half of the people we talk to will say something like: “We have a really big Jenkins instance” This is a statement that always intrigues me… quite often when we probe a little into exactly how big their Jenkins instance...

September 20, 2016

We are happy to announce the immediate availability of CloudBees Jenkins Platform 2.7.19. This is the first version of the CloudBees Jenkins Platform based on Jenkins 2 . The User eXperience of Jenkins has been dramatically revisited and you will benefit from the following improvements. Improved...

September 19, 2016

This is a guest post by Dmitri Tikhansi from BlazeMeter. Continuous integration (CI) , test automation and “shifting left” are becoming the standard for DevOps, developers and QA engineers. But despite the importance of performance, and the understanding that systems are complex and it can be...

September 14, 2016

Over the past couple of years, CloudBees has worked towards making Jenkins more accessible for both our CloudBees Jenkins Platform customers and Jenkins community users: first through best practices , then a knowledge center with training, support, and CloudBees documentation. As Jenkins grows to...

September 14, 2016

DevOps Express: Stronger Together Today, fourteen DevOps technology leaders will stand together to announce a joint initiative to bring DevOps knowledge, integrated tooling, support and best practices to the marketplace to streamline the adoption of DevOps through a solution oriented approach. This...