What is XL Release?
Transform Your Release Process Into Automated Continuous Delivery Pipelines XL Release is an enterprise-class release management software for DevOps and Continuous Delivery. With XL Release, DevOps and Application teams can finally integrate release management and execution while providing a path to fully automated delivery pipelines, resulting in the faster delivery of software. Take a look at our blog post about moving from Excel to XL Release
Benefits and Insights
Why use XL Release?
Key differentiators & advantages of XL Release
- Enable Collaboration Between Dev, Ops & Release Teams
XL Release is your command & control center where Dev, Ops, release engineers and management can collaborate and monitor releases in real-time. Quickly flag potential delays and pro-actively tackle unmet conditions. Easily re-plan any part of the process as a situation evolves, repeat or skip tasks or phases as needed.
- Create your Release Delivery Pipelines
Automation is the key to making your releases more reliable and predictable. With out-of-the-box integrations with XL Platform, tools such as Jenkins Enterprise and issue trackers such as ServiceNow and JIRA, XL Release helps you eliminate manual tasks to lower the risk of error and delay in the software delivery process.
- Unify the Process with One Central View for the Entire Team
Review team utilization, identify resource conflicts and overloaded individuals and gain a full audit trail for all your releases with customizable dashboards. XL Release also provides an end-to-end overview of all build, test, and deployment logs. Now there’s one place to go to view upcoming changes, manage approvals and track sign-offs.
- Pro-actively Manage Delays and Conflicts
Gain total control over your release process. It's quick and easy to get set up. Define manual and automated steps, gates, phases, teams and dependencies and coordinate release scheduling across multiple teams to deliver high-quality applications seamlessly. No more release conflicts, bottlenecks or wasted time.
- Accelerate Application Delivery
Move toward standardized release plans using XL Release’s template to make each release standard “been there, done that” process. Quickly spot the problems, conflicts and overloaded team members that make delivery vulnerable and identify key areas for improvements through XL Release’s analytics. Share and collaborate across teams and disciplines and make faster software delivery everyone's responsibility.
- Gain Enterprise Security & Control
XL Release is built for the enterprise with the security, access control, LDAP integration, and calendar integration you would expect delivered right out of the box. Complete audit trail for the entire release process.