Why we wrote this book
Containers have become the standard executable format for cloud applications. But, changing how you build, test, and deploy code is a big deal for any engineering team.
Semaphore has been around since 2012, and our Customer Success team has worked with hundreds of organizations as they moved to a container-based architecture. Many more are yet to migrate.
We’ve seen it time and time again: adopting containers takes time.
There are many moving parts, and it’s not clear how to make the timeless practice of Continuous Integration and Delivery (CI/CD) more productive, not less.
Eventually, it does get easier to onboard new team members, run tests reliably, be cloud-agnostic, and build new services. But to get there, you have to build internal know-how from several books and dozens of blog…