A lot of software updates follow the scheme of v0.1 to v0.2 to v18.104.22.168. What do these "updates" to software really mean? Is there an industry standard always followed or do programmers pretty much ...
I am looking for a ClickOnce analog on Windows platform. I have to deploy (publish) a .NET WinForms application (thick client) for N-tier system via web.
What are some techniques for updating a production server's code base / database schema without causing any downtime?
One thing that I've learnt in my short dev career is that there are best practices (like TDD) and then there are actual practices that occur under pressure, or through budgetary/time constraints. ...
The Joel Test includes the question: Can you make a build in one step? Which is important, but I'm wondering, how streamlined have some of the deployment processes been? All software from ...
What build or deployment tools are available for a 1 person development effort, in the .NET space, that are capable of producing project outputs? I'm not looking necessarily looking for a CI server ...
What is the difference between update and upgrade in the context of application software?
Does anyone know (or, I guess, I have gut feeling about) how the download size of a software product affects potential users, bandwidth not withstanding? For example: Does a bigger download make them ...
I was instructed by my project manager that frequent deployment in PROD or to test server should be avoided. But I don't understand why? We roll our testing copy to PROD on every sprint end but ...