Continuous delivery for the database is key to moving to a rapid-release cadence for your data applications, and these articles are a strong foundation for making database deployments safe and repeatable.
Getting the database deploying automatically alongside your applications greatly simplifies a full devops development pipeline - these articles will give you a grounding in the processes you need to know to start automated database deployments.
Releasing your database alongside the application isn't impossible, but it does require careful configuration and monitoring to ensure deployment goes smoothly and to ensure rollbacks are both possible and smooth.
Managing infrastructure and configuration for continuous delivery
What are the best practices for your database infrastructure in a continuous delivery development environment? These articles will help you set up your servers and configure your databases for devops practices.
Working with databases in automated deployment development environments can present challenges, but with the correct monitoring and recovery preparations it's straightforward to bring the database along on the devops journey.