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IBM UrbanCode Deploy

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IBM UrbanCode Deploy is an application release automation solution that combines robust visibility, traceability and auditing capabilities. It allows you to seamlessly deploy to distributed data centers, cloud and virtualized environments as often as needed—on demand or on a schedule. An extensive plugin ecosystem eliminates scripting and enables you to build open DevOps toolchains to support complex applications. You can scale up to enterprise-class deployments handling thousands of servers. It is a core element of a DevOps continuous delivery solution that accelerates your time to market, drives down deployment costs and reduces risks.

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Application Release Automation review by Nischay G.
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"Product Review - Performance"

What do you like best?

You can manage your whole Application system with urbancode.

Different kinds of applications can be managed like (Java, React, etc.).

You can automate your stuff for deploying applications.

You can create multiple environments in this which will help your team in testing the applications.

It can be used as a DevOps approach for orchestration and virtualized environments as well.

UrbanCode Deploy server can be run on your premises.

What do you dislike?

When we do multiple deployments at a time (say 5 or more), the performance gets affected and it could have been better.

It can be more UI friendly as well.

Recommendations to others considering the product

It would be useful to the customers who are managing several applications under 1 umbrella.

What business problems are you solving with the product? What benefits have you realized?

Automation of deployment of applications which is helping to deploy in multiple environments (DEV, TES, NFT, LUAT, PROD) and helping the testing team to test the application as it highly available in multiple environments.

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Application Release Automation review by Gurleen S.
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"IBM UrbanCode Deploy"

What do you like best?

IBM UrbanCode Deploy provides seamless deployments of the applications. The applications range from Java based web application to Java batch processing applications, scripts, custom deployments and many others.

IBM UrbanCode Deploy is easy to setup in terms of installation and configurations of various applications, application processes, their related component processes and resources for each individual environments.

All the reference material are available and support is also provided as and when it is required.

What do you dislike?

I have not seen any feature for IBM UrbanCode Deploy which is not useful.

Recommendations to others considering the product

I strongly recommend IBM UrbanCode Deploy since it can also be setup in cloud environment easily and is extremely useful when you are deploying the application through DevOps process since it can easily integrate with Jenkins as well.

Also, there are some processes which we can make use of while setting up end to end deployment pipeline.

What business problems are you solving with the product? What benefits have you realized?

We're deploying multiple Java web bases applications, Java batch applications, IIB applications, Mark Logic application, APIC applications through IBM UrbanCode Deploy and these deployments are done in very less time in all the environment, be it low level environment - DEV and QA or higher environment - PROD

IBM UrbanCode Deploy has brought down the effort for deploying multiple applications at one go and hence has reduces the operating costs as well.

Training new resources is extremely easy since there is a lot of documentation available to refer to for IBM UrbanCode Deploy.

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Application Release Automation review by vivek s.
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"We use UCD foir all of depoloyment needs at Wells Fargo"

What do you like best?

The ease of use. The buzz is that when it works and it often does, it works like a charm. It is really helping in out journey from traditional to cloud enabkled to cloud native.

What do you dislike?

Agent management. We have several thousahd agents and maintainance of thiose agents(install, java upgrades, and overall health) is sometimes overwhelming.

What business problems are you solving with the product? What benefits have you realized?

We are modernizing out DevOps journey to Secure DevOps using uDeploy as the continuous delivery tool

Application Release Automation review by Brijesh A.
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"UCD for DR"

What do you like best?

- UCD has excellent support for IBM Products

- UCD also has support for non IBM products (via scripts and APIs)

What do you dislike?

Release planning is available as a separate product and not bundled in to UCD

What business problems are you solving with the product? What benefits have you realized?

- UCD for DR helps streamline DR processes

- UCD for DevOps is easy to implement and leads to excellent ROI

Application Release Automation review by Luis R.
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"Administrator"

What do you like best?

la interface de usuario, la facilidad en la instalaci'on en modo standalone y agentes

What do you dislike?

Algunos problemas que se han presentado en la ultima version 7 relacionado con la conectividad a LDAP

Recommendations to others considering the product

YES

What business problems are you solving with the product? What benefits have you realized?

Despliegues de multi plataforma e integracion con iSeries a traves de Rational Team Concert

Application Release Automation review by User
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"First Enterprise Deployment Product Experience"

What do you like best?

I've been a user of UrbanCode Deploy for a for years now with my company. I picked up all of the concepts and day-to-day usage of the product for our application and file deployments with ease. I enjoy working with the product on a daily basis.

What do you dislike?

There is no ability to do WebSphere stop/start/kill/restarts within a cluster of a single node without going through an approval process.

What business problems are you solving with the product? What benefits have you realized?

Single click build & deployments (with UrbanCode Build) have been a nice time saver.

Application Release Automation review by Administrator
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"My organization has been using UbanCode Deploy to power the future of healthcare for 5 years now."

What do you like best?

The product has allowed us to transform our processes for deploying applications. I personally enjoy the selection of plugins because they help take our products to the next level in a short period of time.

What do you dislike?

There tend to be bugs found after we upgrade from one version to another.

What business problems are you solving with the product? What benefits have you realized?

It has allowed us to deliver applications in a faster manner and our UrbanCode pipeline is enabling us to scan code for quality.

Application Release Automation review by Administrator
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"Improvements made over the past 1-2 years"

What do you like best?

Urbancode Deploy works well with hybrid deployments, enabling scripting of workflows and ease of identifying health of target relay servers and agents.

What do you dislike?

Unhealthy agents require access to target node (e.g. nodes installed on), which makes troubleshooting complex in an enterprise setting.

Recommendations to others considering the product

Urbancode Deploy has matured it's enterprise capabilities over the past 1-2 years.

What business problems are you solving with the product? What benefits have you realized?

Urbancode deploy helps with compliance, such as separation of duties, and decreases risk through automation.

Application Release Automation review by User
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"This is such a time saver"

What do you like best?

Automation is cool, being able to minimize the amount of time it takes to get through a deployment of an application or even upgrading WebSphere with minimal time is such a time saver.

What do you dislike?

I do not know enough yet to dislike any part of it yet

What business problems are you solving with the product? What benefits have you realized?

Deployments to both tWAS and WLP, and for future upgrades

Application Release Automation review by User in Financial Services
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"Great product! "

What do you like best?

UrbanCode has helped us streamline our deployment process for WAS applications. Allowing us to deploy our applications the same way every time with out of the box integration.

What do you dislike?

The depency on having to manage agents.

What business problems are you solving with the product? What benefits have you realized?

Providing us with a way to build a CICD pipeline that intergates with our applications teams release cycle.

Application Release Automation review by Executive Sponsor in Insurance
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"Urban Code enables multi-platform deployments"

What do you like best?

I like that I can use one tool to do deployments of cross platform applications including micro services and Z/os. It is a great orchestration engine.

What do you dislike?

Urban Code release is not as well baked as I would like.

What business problems are you solving with the product? What benefits have you realized?

Multi-platform migration orchestration for continuous release to test regions and weekly production releases.

Application Release Automation review by Executive Sponsor
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"Happiness"

What do you like best?

The flexibility it offers us in automaring our deployment processes

What do you dislike?

LAck of templasting to standard IBM environment

Recommendations to others considering the product

You can't automate something you can't do manually first

What business problems are you solving with the product? What benefits have you realized?

Toolchain and automated deployment, managing deployments to over 200

WAS instances

Application Release Automation review by Administrator
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"unlimited automation options"

What do you like best?

plugins and ability to use consolidated security framework to pull together automation for various technologies

What do you dislike?

limitations in cli and opportunities to improve operational processes

What business problems are you solving with the product? What benefits have you realized?

consistent deployment processes, developer self service for websphere config, websphere patching automation

Application Release Automation review by Executive Sponsor
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"UCD reporting and Integration"

What do you like best?

Good capabilities out of the box with other IBM products.

What do you dislike?

Difficulty of Integration with other open source products

What business problems are you solving with the product? What benefits have you realized?

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