Baptiste Mathus's blog

Ease Your Team Creation Process with Team Creation Recipes

At Jenkins World 2017, we presented the new user experience for CloudBees Jenkins Enterprise . More recently, we added a way to define what we called Team Creation Recipes: a template to onboard new teams and create masters with a predefined set of configuration values. For the first delivery of this feature, in a given recipe we can define the list of plugins that should be...

Use the New Maintenance Mode to Silence Notifications

Using the CloudBees Monitoring plugin it is possible to create very flexible alerts. You can easily trigger an email notification based on a whole variety of metrics . Starting with CloudBees Monitoring plugin 2.7, you can now disable the notifications during some planned maintenance window. Use Case Imagine you set up an alert on the jenkins.queue.pending.value metric to be...

Cluster-wide Copy Artifacts

CloudBees Jenkins Enterprise lets you operate many Client Masters (multiple Jenkins masters) from a central place: CloudBees Jenkins Operations Center. This is, for example, very useful to be able to spread the load across teams, and leave teams to decide more freely which plugins they want to install, how they want to configure their jobs on their master, and so on. Use case When...