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OCI DevOps-Free Automated Cloud Native Application Deployment to Oracle Cloud

Deployment is a term used frequently and often casually in software engineering. A term that for a long time was a bit cryptic to me. What exactly is deployment and what steps does it entail? Why is it apparently so hard? What help do deployment tools offer? And what is this continuous deployment — and how does that relate to continuous integration (CI/CD)?

In its essence (software) deployment is the activity that takes software to a specific runtime environment and makes it run in that environment…