Autonomic Software Release Management for Communications Networks

  title={Autonomic Software Release Management for Communications Networks},
  author={Pratik K. Biswas},
  journal={2007 10th IFIP/IEEE International Symposium on Integrated Network Management},
Software release management is the process of determining, acquiring, releasing and deploying changes into an information technology (IT) environment. The process has often been manual to a certain extent. However, the process can become quite complicated and unmanageable for communications networks, where the managed service providers may need to serve and upgrade multiple customers, environments, networks, devices and components - in parallel. An important design goal of such a process is to… CONTINUE READING