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  • July 18, 2016

    Helix DVCS – Push Like a Pro

    This post was a long time coming, but we are a bit busy at the moment. Nevertheless: if you read my previous posts on DVCS, you are probably curious how to push your changes to a remote server.



    You should all have successfully created local servers by now, either through an init or a clone. It is time to share your magnum opus with the rest of the world.

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    There! That wasn’t that hard, was it?

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  • July 06, 2016

    As we continue to look for new ways to provide greater value for our customers, we’re excited to welcome our first Chief Product Officer ever, Tim Russell, to spearhead initiatives to expand our solutions that automate and protect the technology innovation and delivery lifecycle.


    Tim joins us with extensive experience leading technology teams in high-growth software companies, including NetApp, SafeNet, and Secure Computing. Most recently, he was Vice President of Product Management for NetApp’s Data Fabric Group where he led the definition and engineering of customer solutions for data center, cloud, and hybrid cloud data management.


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  • July 06, 2016

    There’s nothing quite like standing at the top of a mountain, miles from where your journey started, thinking back at all you’ve accomplished to get there.

    But long road trips in cramped cars during the sweltering summer months can quickly get bumpy. Backseat passengers start bickering over leg room and imaginary lines that mustn’t be crossed. Front seat passengers frantically try to decipher which exit the GPS really wants them take.

  • July 01, 2016

    This week, we took a look at Perforce Streams and the many updates that have been implemented to make your project manager’s lives easier when managing streams in parallel development. Our presenter Sven Erik Knop, Technical Marketing Manager at Perforce, dove into the details around making these updates work for you and your team and also answered questions from the audience.

    Here are two questions that we thought would be beneficial to our readership as answered by Sven Knop:

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  • June 20, 2016

    The Changing Role of Release Engineering in a DevOps World

    Here at Perforce, DevOps expert J. Paul Reed recently joined us for a broadcast on the changing role of Release Engineering in the word of DevOps. In this 30-minute webinar, Paul dove into topics such as:

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  • June 17, 2016

    In a previous blog post, I briefly mentioned the fact that as customers reported problems with the old v2 engine, these cases were logged in the form of detailed test cases.  More than one customer has asked how we test the integration logic, so I thought this might be a good opportunity to go into the integration test harness I use, "itest", in a little more detail.

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