Road to Continuous Integration
About a year ago, I had some doubts about Continuous Integration because of how I had seen it working and some of the challenges that this methodology presents, Thereby I wanted to take a better approach at it in my new company. This article will guide you through my journey to Continuous Integration. Let’s get started.
Continuous Integration (CI) is a software development practice that recommends integrating to a repository main branch at least once a day and preferably more than once. Every time a commit is made and pushed to the remote Source Code Repository, it is built, verified and scanned in a different environment from the one used by the developer’s daily work to provide fast, reliable feedback to the development team. Very much like in the diagram below
This relatively new approach allows the development team to detect and fix early bugs while developing, but...
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