What is Serena Release Manager?
Serena Release Manager is a comprehensive solution that allows you to manage the implementation of software changes into your production environment, whether you are deploying a new application or delivering a single patch for an existing application. Release Manager is designed to support the application release management process from demand to deployment.
Benefits and Insights
Why use Serena Release Manager?
Key differentiators & advantages of Serena Release Manager
- Increase Responsiveness to the Business
Business depends heavily on IT capabilities to support its success. New applications and services are essential to driving competitive advantage, increasing market share and improving customer satisfaction. Most IT organizations today are concerned with the complexities of release management, which threatens to impede growth and responsiveness to the needs of the business. But, existing IT groups can rise to the challenge, developing more relevant applications with greater complexity and reliability while bringing them online faster than ever before, provided they have excellent release management processes and the right tools.
- Accelerate Application Delivery
A formal, automated release management process helps organizations maximize the value of their existing IT staff. Release management is an application lifecycle management process that guides IT efforts from code development through testing and into production, helping to focus resources on timely delivery of crucial new business functionality. Well-designed and comprehensive release management enables organizations to:
- Respond and deliver to business demands by deploying releases into production faster with existing or fewer resources.
- Improve release quality, increase the number of successful deployments and reduce downtime, whether planned or unplanned
- Improve visibility and insight into project timelines and progress, which prevents surprises and keeps all stakeholders on the same page
- Simplify audits and compliance by enforcing consistency and traceability of changes
- Comprehensive Solution for Application Release Management
Whether you are deploying a new application or delivering a single patch, Serena Release Manager is a comprehensive solution that allows you to manage the application release management lifecycle from development through deployment into your production environment. Release management teams require formal processes for planning and tracking progress, greater visibility into their processes and a way to enforce release policies. Only with these tools can the team meet the expectations of the business, ensure the quality of released applications and protect the integrity of mission-critical production systems.