ARA Features Unique to Release Engineer

Playbooks and Plugins for Automating
Continuous Delivery

Create a Standardized Release Management Process

Release Engineer helps you improve continuous delivery using highly reusable plugins and playbooks for release management. Reuse creates reproducible deployment procedures that are needed to pass the process from one stage in the Continuous Delivery Pipeline to another, adjusting environment variables and parameters along the way. Plugins and Playbooks take out the guess work leading to lower risk and more frequent software deployments. Release Engineer supports a variety of Plugins and Playbooks with tight integration to Ansible for Infrastructure Configuration Management using Ansible Galaxy Roles., Jenkins, IBM WebSphere, Microsoft IIS, Oracle, SQL Server, Cloud Foundry and more.

Release Engineer integrates with external tools using reusable Actions and Workflows that can be shared across teams. Actions are executed before, during and after a deployment step and standardize processes for deploying various types of applications.

Enterprise Platform support

Release Engineer runs on a Linux or Windows server, includes a web based UI and supports software deployments to multiple platforms and can support a deployments that include cross platforms. It also supports WebSphere Deployments, database deployments and integrates with external repositories for retrieving binaries.

Platform Support Includes:

Windows 2008, Windows 2012
Solaris, HP-UX, AIX, Linux
Ubantu, Redhat, SuSe, Debian
Tandem, Stratus, IBM iSeries, OpenVMS, Unisys, IBM 4690
IBM WebSphere
Jetty, Tomcat, Cloud Foundry
Microsoft IIS
Microsoft SQL Server