DevOps and Beyond

TH15 Using CI and Testing to Prevent Database Problems


1:15pm - 2:30pm

Level: Intermediate

Steve Jones



Continuous Integration has improved the quality and pace at which we can develop software. However, the database has often been seen as an impediment to rapidly evolving software applications. That doesn't need to be the case, and this session will examine how the database can be integrated into a CI process that tests database code and produces and artifact for easy deployment to downstream environments.

You will learn:

  • Understand how the database development integrates with CI
  • Limitations of database work that must be accounted for in a CI process
  • Tips that help you begin to integrate CI into your database development