Across all industries, the services delivered by business applications have become an essential part of an enterprise's customer offering. Bringing new features to market quickly is thus a critical factor in determining a company's success.

In this post (an extended version of which is available as a whitepaper), we will outline today's Release Management challenges and discuss the need for Release Automation.

We'll identify key considerations for successful solutions and highlight why "Zero-Maintenance" is a critical requirement for Release Automation that provides the scalability required in an agile landscape and enables the delivery of continuous business value.