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We performed a comparison between Deploy and UrbanCode Deploy based on real PeerSpot user reviews.

Find out in this report how the two Release Automation solutions compare in terms of features, pricing, service and support, easy of deployment, and ROI.
To learn more, read our detailed Deploy vs. UrbanCode Deploy Report (Updated: May 2024).
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"The solution creates a manifest file that caps the bridge between the developer and the system admin.""The solution's most valuable aspect is that it is vendor-agnostic and it has a file called Manifest, which makes it possible for developers, ops people, and system admins to cooperate.""This product is an innovative market leader in the field of application deployment."

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"The solution handles complex deployments very efficiently.""It is very easy to make a software release. It used to take us at least a couple of hours to make a release, now we went to production with a new one last night. This new release took me five minutes.""The stability is good. I haven't experienced any issues.""Stable solution that's good for automating the CI/CD pipeline: from development to production.""The most valuable feature is the snapshot functionality, which allows us to access previous versions of the artifacts.""The most valuable functionality is the ability to define the deployment process, schedule the deployment and automatically execute the deployments to different environments."

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"While it is a flexible product and provides a means of integrating with virtually anything, the company should make a better effort to keep up with new platform integrations.""The tool needs to improve on cloud-native GitOps.""The solution currently has a bug that causes performance issues. They need to resolve this in a future release."

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"The technical support of the solution could definitely be improved as PMRs take long to resolve.""I would like to have the agent up and running at all times, as opposed to only while it is in the DevOps pipeline.""I certainly would like to have a better way to pass information between deployment steps using UrbanCode Deploy because that's really difficult to do.""The interface allows access in a number of ways but that can be confusing.""I would like to see more reporting for container architecture.""The scalability of this application needs improvement. Changes and variations in the application become bottlenecks as they need to be more seamless and comfortable."

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Pricing and Cost Advice
  • "Pricing costs are based on annual subscriptions."
  • "The product’s pricing is acceptable. We get volume discounts."
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  • "The licensing fees for this solution are based on the number of servers that are being deployed and the number of agents that you have."
  • "Considering COVID-19, the price is too high."
  • "The cost of the solution is high but it offers great ROI."
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    Questions from the Community
    Top Answer:The solution creates a manifest file that caps the bridge between the developer and the system admin.
    Top Answer:The product’s pricing is acceptable. We get volume discounts.
    Top Answer:The tool needs to improve on cloud-native GitOps.
    Top Answer:The solution handles complex deployments very efficiently.
    Top Answer:The interface allows access in a number of ways but that can be confusing. For example, driving to your home from the office is easy when there are one or two routes. With twenty routes, there is some… more »
    Top Answer:Our company uses the solution for standard, blue-green, and complex deployments. We have 250 users throughout our company.
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    Also Known As
    Deployit, XLDeploy, XebiaLabs XL Deploy
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    Automate and standardize complex, enterprise-scale application deployments to any environment—from mainframes and middleware to containers and the cloud. Speed up deployments with increased reliability. Enable self-service deployment while maintaining governance and control.

    IBM UrbanCode Deploy orchestrates and automates the deployment of applications, middleware configuration, and database changes into development, test, and production environments—local, dedicated or shared cloud environments—accelerating time to market and reducing cost by shrinking manual efforts from days to minutes with automation, while reducing risk by cutting deployment errors by up to 90 percent.

    Sample Customers
    American Express, Xerox, Fandango, Rabobank, Cable & Wireless, Air France, 3M, GE, Liberty Mutual, EA
    As policy, IBM does not release customer names on non-IBM web sites.  However, public DevOps and UrbanCode Deploy case studies can be found here. IBM's UrbanCode Deploy customers span Small-Medium Businesses to Fortune 500 companies across all industries worldwide.
    Top Industries
    Financial Services Firm37%
    Insurance Company14%
    Computer Software Company13%
    Manufacturing Company9%
    Financial Services Firm33%
    Insurance Company24%
    Healthcare Company14%
    Educational Organization59%
    Financial Services Firm17%
    Insurance Company7%
    Computer Software Company4%
    Company Size
    Small Business73%
    Midsize Enterprise9%
    Large Enterprise18%
    Small Business9%
    Midsize Enterprise9%
    Large Enterprise81%
    Small Business16%
    Midsize Enterprise16%
    Large Enterprise68%
    Small Business6%
    Midsize Enterprise61%
    Large Enterprise33%
    Buyer's Guide Deploy vs. UrbanCode Deploy
    May 2024
    Find out what your peers are saying about Deploy vs. UrbanCode Deploy and other solutions. Updated: May 2024.
    771,946 professionals have used our research since 2012. Deploy is ranked 13th in Release Automation with 11 reviews while UrbanCode Deploy is ranked 6th in Release Automation with 27 reviews. Deploy is rated 7.4, while UrbanCode Deploy is rated 7.8. The top reviewer of Deploy writes "Besides for the flash GUI which is a pain, it includes all of the features we were looking for". On the other hand, the top reviewer of UrbanCode Deploy writes "It offers OOTB plugins for middleware". Deploy is most compared with Microsoft Azure DevOps, Red Hat Ansible Automation Platform, GitLab and Release , whereas UrbanCode Deploy is most compared with GitLab, Red Hat Ansible Automation Platform, Microsoft Azure DevOps, HCL Launch and Octopus Deploy. See our Deploy vs. UrbanCode Deploy report.

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