Hannah Inman's blog

Open Source Projects - How to Start and Grow Your Own

Open source projects are like startup businesses. They start as an idea, audiences need to be convinced about their importance and they require lots of resource investments to grow, as well as determination by their founders. Open source projects are also very advantageous to the technology world - they create useful tools, save time and money, encourage collaboration and grow...

AWS at Jenkins World 2017

We are so very excited that AWS will take part at Jenkins World this year. Come hear Joseph Fontes , AWS Partner Ecosystem Solution Architect give a session on removing undifferentiated heavy lifting from Jenkins. This session will show you how to integrate AWS CodeBuild with Jenkins to remove the overhead in creating, managing and scaling your build farms. In this session , you...

Flat Jenkins Takes Over the World

Have you heard of the children’s book Flat Stanley ? The concept went viral when a teacher was inspired to create a letter-writing program for his students, where his students would mail their own Flat Stanleys in envelopes to children around the world and in doing so, become pen pals! Flat Stanley has been around the world thousands of times, has met presidents, has played with...

Don’t Risk it All: Learn How to do DevOps Testing Right !

Enterprises are pushing forward to implement DevOps because of the many benefits that accelerated software deliveries can provide. However faster is not better if too many of the software deliveries have quality issues. Poor quality deliveries directly and immediately impact customer experience, and satisfaction of all stakeholders associated with the development and delivery of...

Creating a Disaster-proof, Multi-environment Jenkins Infrastructure

Disaster Proof It is Wednesday morning. You just received a notification that Jenkins is down. You pull over, whip out the jet-pack and sure enough, you are getting an Nginx error… you try to ssh into Jenkins Master and nothing happens… you log into AWS and the EC2 instance running Jenkins Master has terminated. It is gone. That email AWS sent you 10 days ago must have been...

3 Key Components for Mobile Continuous Delivery Using Jenkins

This is a guest post by Jamie Moore, Sr. Solution Architect at Mobile Labs . What are the unique challenges for Jenkins users when deploying continuous delivery initiatives? It’s truly an exciting time for enterprise mobility. With so many new devices coming into the market, mobile developers, testers and QA are under pressure to not only respond to digital demand, but to respond...

Microservices Practitioner Virtual Summit

CloudBees is proud to sponsor the second annual Microservices Practitioner Virtual Summit, July 24 – July 27 , hosted by Datawire. This year, Matt Klein (of Lyft Envoy fame) will be giving a new talk on deploying service meshes. Paul MacKay from Ancestry will talk about their journey towards microservices, containerization and Kubernetes. Lauri Apple from Zalando will talk about...

Jenkins World Speaker Highlight: Automated Software Maintenance

Have you experienced that thing where you make a change in an app, and when you go to check on the results of the build, you find an error that really doesn’t seem relevant to your change? And then you notice that your build is the first in over a year. And then you realize that you have accidentally become the subject matter expert in this app. You have no clue what change caused...

Jenkins World Speaker Highlight: Extending your Pipeline with Shared Libraries, Global Functions and External Code

Jenkins Pipeline has fundamentally changed how users can orchestrate their pipelines and workflows. Essentially, anything that you can do in a script or program can now be done in a Jenkinsfile or in a pipeline script created within the application. But just because you can do nearly anything directly in those mechanisms doesn’t mean you necessarily should. In some cases, it’s...

7 Reasons YOU Should Attend Jenkins World 2017

Jenkins World is the largest gathering of Jenkins ® users in the world, including Jenkins experts, continuous delivery thought leaders and companies offering complementary technologies for Jenkins. Here are 7 reasons why YOU should be there: DevOps Tracks - You asked to learn more about DevOps, so for the first time ever at Jenkins World, there are THREE session tracks dedicated to...