At Praqma, learning new stuff and improving existing techniques and tools is the most important ability that we can provide to our customers. Many of the tools, techniques and approaches we juggle are brand new - To claim ourselves expert status within these, we need to be good a learning
Partnering up with GitHub is a dream come true
Git, the Open Source distributed VCS, has surely been one of the largest game changers in modern software development. But another one, maybe even bigger than git itself, is GitHub - All developer’s collaboration platform with 14 million users. …and since last month also partner with Praqma in Scandinavia.
Implement your definition of done
The Continuous Delivery pipeline implements and automates the product’s definition of done
A modern software bootcamp for graduates
Are you a student ready to embark on a software career? Do you get the feeling that you might still have a few things to learn before you are prepared for the world of professional software development? How would you a like a free 5 day intense hands-on course in git, jenkins, test-driven development and docker?
Provision Windows images with Packer tool
In this article, I’ll explain how to provision Windows images with Packer, deploy them to Azure and spin up virtual machines based on them. I hope this article will be helpful for those who want to migrate to Azure and automate image deployment.
A workflow automated and optimized for simplicity
Imagine a workflow so sophisticated, that you couldn’t break the integration branch even if you tried. And at the same time you wouldn’t have to go anywhere else than your terminal and your favorite IDE to manage issues, promotions and deploys.
Tips, tricks and notes on working with Jenkins Job DSL
A short blog post for those working or wanting to work with the popular Jenkins Job DSL. After migrating a fair number of jobs, I’ve decided to jot down some notes for future projects. Hopefully these notes will also prove helpful to other Job DSL enthusiasts out there.
A list of pragmatic plugins for pupils and pros alike.
In bygone times, Praqma composed a list of useful Jenkins plugins to spice up your CI life with. However, 2013 is ancient history and we’ve decided that our list is long overdue for a refreshing rewrite. Now we present to you an updated list of handy plugins fixing problems you didn’t even realize you had.