Why is this important?
This can be a day when your Dev Manager's hair is on fire or your User's. Let's make sure that your release goes smoothly and every person involved runs through their checklist twice to makes sure nothing was missed.
The most exciting time has come, you are releasing a feature! Unfortunately, there is a ton that can go wrong during a deployment. We are here to make sure (double and triple check) that everything is pushed as planned.
Green Light - Red Light
Implementing a process to make sure the whole company is aligned on when a release is to happen or not is key to great communication.
Did you know that there are tools for you to only release to a certain percentage of your website traffic? This is a great way to reduce any possible fallout in case something was missed.