Provisioning

The process of preparing new systems for users (in a Continuous Delivery scenario, typically development or test teams). The systems are generally virtualized and instantiated on demand. Configuration of the machines to install operating systems, middleware etc. is handled by automated system configuration management tools, which also verify that the desired configuration is maintained.

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Successful DevOps at scale demands more than provisioning tools. Provisioning and CM tools together with the XebiaLabs DevOps Platform help you scale DevOps across your enterprise.


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