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Software Version Control News
August 08, 2019
GitHub has added support for CI/CD to its source code management platform, based on developer feedback for deeper CI/CD integration.
May 28, 2019
Additional tools and services in GitHub Enterprise, such as security vulnerability alerts and auditing for open source dependencies, seek to satisfy the company's large customers.
January 24, 2019
Enhancements to GitHub Enterprise help enterprise developers schedule, automate and administrate tasks, as the company adjusts course under Microsoft's watch.
October 19, 2018
The GitHub Actions tool lets developers automate their software development workflows with containers in the GitHub environment without the need to run code themselves.
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There's no shortage of ways for a QA team to adopt shift-right testing. But, while the approach can fit in with continuous deployment, don't consider it a catch-all for bug removal. Continue Reading
Red Gate's continuous delivery tools keep databases in sync with their applications by helping them graduate from backups to full version control. Continue Reading
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