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    Build automation software automates commonly performed tasks in the software development process. Tasks tend to be simple and repeatable, and include things such as compiling source code or running automated tests. Build automation software often integrates with software testing products, version control systems, IDEs, bug tracking tools, and PaaS providers. There are three subcategories to Build Automation: Continuous Integration, Configuration Management, and Other Build Automation.

    Top 10 Build Automation Software

    • CircleCI
    • Postman
    • Red Hat Ansible Automation Platform
    • CloudBees CI
    • Bitrise
    • CloudBees CodeShip
    • Platform.sh
    • TFS
    • Jenkins
    • Azure Automation

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    (384)4.4 out of 5
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    Entry Level Price:$0 per month

    CircleCI is the worlds largest shared continuous integration and continuous delivery (CI/CD) platform, and the central hub where code moves from idea to delivery. As one of the most-used DevOps tools that processes more than 1 million builds a day, CircleCI has unique access to data on how engineering teams work, and how their code runs. Companies like Spotify, Coinbase, Stitch Fix, and BuzzFeed use us to improve engineering team productivity, release better products, and get to market faster.

    (595)4.6 out of 5

    Postman is a collaboration platform for API development used by 11 million developers and 500,000 companies globally. Postman's features simplify each step of building an API and streamline collaboration so you can create better APIs—faster.

    (100)4.5 out of 5
    Entry Level Price:$5,000 per year

    Red Hat Ansible Automation Platform is a simple way to automate apps and infrastructure. Application Deployment + Configuration Management + Continuous Delivery.

    (247)4.2 out of 5
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    Continuous Integration for the Enterprise built on the most widely used automation server in the world - Jenkins™. CloudBees CI (Core) provides flexible, governed, powerful CI/CD you can trust. CloudBees CI is a fully-featured, cloud native solution that can be hosted on-premise or in the public cloud used to deliver CI at scale. It provides a shared, centrally managed, self-service experience for all your development teams running Jenkins. CloudBees CI on modern cloud platforms is designed to

    (147)4.9 out of 5
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    Entry Level Price:$40 / month

    Countless mobile app developers rely on Bitrise to automate the build-, test- and deploy process for their applications, allowing for rapid iteration, better apps, faster product-market fit and overall increased productivity. With customers ranging from single person work-for-hire studios, to billion dollar enterprise companies, Bitrise has enabled the successful deployment of millions of app builds. Customer include chart-toppers like Runkeeper, Grindr, Duolingo, Just-Eat, Careem, Buffer, Sixt

    (159)4.3 out of 5
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    Entry Level Price:$0 per month

    CodeShip is a hosted Continuous Integration and Delivery platform. It sits between your source code repository (e.g. GitHub, GitLab or Bitbucket) and the hosting environment (e.g. Amazon Web Services) and automatically tests and deploys every change in your platform. Your Engineering team can focus on developing better applications instead of wasting time on maintaining a cumbersome CI server. Codeship scales with your needs, allows you to speed up your test suites and enables your developers to

    (133)4.6 out of 5
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    Entry Level Price:$10 per month

    Build, evolve, and scale your website fleet—with zero infrastructure management investment. Get hosting, CI/CD, automated updates, global 24x7 support. And much more. For organizations that want to cost-effectively manage multiple websites or applications, Platform.sh is the end-to-end Platform-as-a-Service that enables you to build, run, and scale those sites and applications without investing time and money in infrastructure and process. Unlike traditional managed hosting or PaaS providers, P

    An enterprise-grade server for teams to share code, track work, and ship software — for any language, all in a single package. It’s the perfect complement to your IDE.

    (298)4.3 out of 5

    The leading open source automation server, Jenkins provides hundreds of plugins to support building, deploying and automating any project.

    (36)4.5 out of 5

    Azure Automation delivers a cloud-based automation and configuration service that provides consistent management across your Azure and non-Azure environments. It consists of process automation, update management, and configuration features.

    (119)4.2 out of 5

    Apache Maven is a software project management and comprehension tool. Based on the concept of a project object model (POM), Maven can manage a project's build, reporting and documentation from a central piece of information.

    (32)4.8 out of 5
    Entry Level Price:FREE /month

    Codefresh is a modern CI/CD platform designed for software development teams building & deploying cloud-native applications using Docker, Serverless, and Kubernetes. Container-based pipelines provide better flexibility, easier pipeline creation, and dozens of speed optimizations to make Codefresh the fastest CI/CD on the planet. With open support for Linux, Windows, Arm, and Mac OS (beta), as well as advanced deployment capabilities such as Canary, Blue/Green, etc, Codefresh can support any

    (22)4.0 out of 5

    AWS CodeBuild is a fully managed build service that compiles source code, runs tests, and produces software packages that are ready to deploy.

    (30)4.3 out of 5

    vRealize Automation enables IT Automation through the creation and management of personalized infrastructure, application and custom IT services (XaaS). This IT Automation lets you deploy IT services rapidly across a multi-vendor, multi-cloud infrastructure.

    (53)4.1 out of 5
    Entry Level Price:$10

    Bamboo is Atlassian's continuous delivery and release management tool. It offers first-class support for the "delivery" aspect of continuous delivery, tying automated builds, tests, and releases together in a single, integrated workflow. Bamboo gives developers, testers, build engineers, and system administrators a common space to work and share information – while still keeping sensitive operations like production deploys locked down. Got Git? Bamboo puts branches under test automatically, as

    (80)4.6 out of 5
    Entry Level Price:starts at $69 /month

    Travis CI is a leading provider of continuous integration and delivery services and empowers software development teams to test and deploy their applications with confidence. Teams can easily sync their cloud platform projects with Travis CI to begin testing code in minutes. Grown out of the open source community, Travis CI is trusted by a community of over 700,000 users and great companies including Zendesk, BitTorrent, Heroku, MOZ and many others. To learn more, visit www.travis-ci.com

    (11)4.7 out of 5
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    CloudBees Build Acceleration is the acceleration platform that intelligently and automatically parallelizes software tasks across clusters of physical or cloud CPUs to dramatically lower build times. This gives teams the ability to speed up any number of concurrent builds so they can deliver better software, get more productivity from developers and quickly respond to market requirements.

    (63)4.3 out of 5
    Entry Level Price:$0 forever

    TeamCity will make sure your software gets built, tested, and deployed, and you get notified about that appropriately, in any way you choose. It’s a continuous integration and deployment server from JetBrains which takes moments to set up, shows your build results on-the-fly, and works out of the box. And best of all – it’s free by default.

    (30)4.0 out of 5

    AWS CodePipeline is a continuous integration and continuous delivery service for fast and reliable application and infrastructure updates.

    (21)4.2 out of 5

    An award-winning open platform for collaborative software development, TeamForge helps leading companies and government agencies accelerate software delivery while maintaining the highest standards of governance, compliance, and IP security. Boost development productivity with Agile, Continuous Integration (CI), Continuous Delivery (CD), and DevOps. Equip cross-functional teams with best-of-breed tools, while maintaining governance, compliance, and code security standards. Create high-quality a

    (40)4.3 out of 5

    Founded in 2012, Octopus Deploy enables happy deployments at over 25,000 companies around the world. Prior to Octopus Deploy, release orchestration and DevOps automation tools were clunky, limited to large enterprises and didn't deliver what they promised. Octopus Deploy was the first release automation tool to gain popular adoption by software teams, and we continue to invent new ways for Dev & Ops teams to automate releases and deliver working software to production. Octopus Deploy is a

    (40)4.0 out of 5
    Entry Level Price:$137 per node

    Chef, is the leader in DevOps, driving collaboration through code to automate infrastructure, security, compliance and applications. Chef provides a single path to production making it faster and safer to add value to applications and meet the demands of the customer. Deployed broadly in production by the Global 5000 and used by more than half of the Fortune 500, Chef develops 100 percent of its software as open source under the Apache 2.0 license with no restrictions on its use. Chef Enterprise

    (22)4.0 out of 5

    Gulpjs is a streaming build system.

    (29)4.3 out of 5

    Declare and execute all tasks necessary to compile, test, package and ship multi-language multi-platform multi-project and multi-channel software, SaaS and Mobile Apps.

    (14)4.0 out of 5
    Entry Level Price:$5,000 per year

    GoCD is an on-premises, open source, continuous delivery tool with comprehensive pipeline modeling and value stream map to help you get better visibility into and control of your teams' deployments.

    (21)3.7 out of 5

    Apache Ant is a Java library and command-line tool whose mission is to drive processes described in build files as targets and extension points dependent upon each other. The main known usage of Ant is the build of Java applications. Ant supplies a number of built-in tasks allowing to compile, assemble, test and run Java applications. Ant can also be used effectively to build non Java applications, for instance C or C++ applications. More generally, Ant can be used to pilot any type of process w

    (23)4.4 out of 5
    Entry Level Price:$19 per month

    Continuous Integration and Deployment service for busy Windows developers

    (12)4.0 out of 5

    Continuous Delivery with no DevOps code. Frictionless Dockerized pipelines with continuous integration, automated functional testing, and deployment to any cloud provider. Manage deployments of multi-tier applications without code, scripts, or IT Automation tools.

    (32)4.7 out of 5

    HashiCorp Terraform enables teams to deliver Infrastructure as Code to efficiently provision infrastructure on any cloud. This creates effective developer and devops workflows, making it easier for teams to self-serve infrastructure, which in turn improves app delivery speed. Terraform's multi-cloud compliance and management capabilities enable teams to use a consistent workflow to provision, secure, govern, & audit any multi-vendor infrastructure.

    (15)4.2 out of 5

    Spinnaker helps codify the process of reliably deploying artifacts to the cloud, leveraging industry best practices out-of-the-box.

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