"Ultimate automation...will make our modern industry as primitive and outdated as the Stone Age man looks to us today."
|-- Albert Einstein
Finally, we are at the business end of the book, and our focus is on deployment, automation, monitoring, and orchestration.
It's because we want to achieve end-to-end application lifecycle automation or end-to-end deployment automation.
First, we will go step by step to deploy our PetClinic application to a remote Tomcat server. Once that is done, it can be used as common practice for all instances. This chapter describes in detail all the steps required to deploy our sample application to a different environment once the configuration management tool prepares it for the final deployment. We will also learn how to deploy the application in different environments, such as cloud or container-based ones.
This chapter will also cover on how to deploy an application on a PaaS model. We will deploy...