Automation in Software Source Code Development

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Henryk Krawczyk 1,* Dawid Zima 1

1. Department of Computer Systems Architecture, Gdansk University of Technology, Poland

* Corresponding author.


Received: 10 Feb. 2016 / Revised: 12 Jun. 2016 / Accepted: 7 Sep. 2016 / Published: 8 Dec. 2016

Index Terms

Continuous integration, continuous delivery, continuous deployment, test automation, debug automation


The Continuous Integration idea lays beneath almost all automation aspects of the software development process. On top of that idea are built other practices extending it: Continuous Delivery and Continuous Deployment, automating even more aspects of software development. The purpose of this paper is to describe those practices, including debug process automation, to emphasize the importance of automating not only unit tests, and to provide an example of complex automation of the web application development process.

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Henryk Krawczyk, Dawid Zima, "Automation in Software Source Code Development", International Journal of Information Technology and Computer Science(IJITCS), Vol.8, No.12, pp.1-9, 2016. DOI:10.5815/ijitcs.2016.12.01


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