When implemented correctly, release management can help ensure that quality is integrated throughout the development, implementation, and delivery of services, applications, and infrastructure. This holistic, total cost of ownership approach allows for higher levels of system availability, is more cost effective to maintain, and increases overall s
INTRODUCTION. Overview. Basic Concepts. Release Management and Project Management: Kissing Cousins. Release Management Is Not Just for Software Development. The Release Lifecycle. Release Measures and Metrics. Selling Release Management. Appendix A: Release Policy. Appendix B: RACI Matrix. Appendix C: Release Deliverables Checklist. Appendix D: Master Test Plan.