Deploying and using Drone CI like a pro

How I helped my company ship features 10 times faster, and made dev and ops win

Omer Hamerman
Feb 25, 2018 · 7 min read


Drone UI, giving a simple yet powerful overview on build history, steps separation with logs timing and a clear understanding of the CI status.


An example of .drone.yml pipeline.
A small part of the plugins marketplace.

When (or when not)


Drone deployment using Elastic Beanstalk with ELB, and an ECS cluster with ALB.

Example pipeline deploying Drone

Personal thoughts

Don’t wait for the shit to hit the fan, be proactive; kill waste; focus on innovation.


Fusion of Engineering and Operations

Thanks to Leah Vizgan.

Omer Hamerman

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Fusion of Engineering and Operations