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Jenkins 2.x Continuous Integration Cookbook - Third Edition

By : Mitesh Soni, Alan Mark Berg
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Jenkins 2.x Continuous Integration Cookbook - Third Edition

By: Mitesh Soni, Alan Mark Berg

Overview of this book

Jenkins 2.x is one of the most popular Continuous Integration servers in the market today. It was designed to maintain, secure, communicate, test, build, and improve the software development process. This book will begin by guiding you through steps for installing and configuring Jenkins 2.x on AWS and Azure. This is followed by steps that enable you to manage and monitor Jenkins 2.x. You will also explore the ways to enhance the overall security of Jenkins 2.x. You will then explore the steps involved in improving the code quality using SonarQube. Then, you will learn the ways to improve quality, followed by how to run performance and functional tests against a web application and web services. Finally, you will see what the available plugins are, concluding with best practices to improve quality.
Table of Contents (11 chapters)

Integrating Jenkins with Artifactory

Artifactory is a repository manager that allows you to store and retrieve artifacts, such as dependencies or package files. It is like a local repository in the organization.

Getting ready

In this recipe, is used for Artifactory.

To start Artifactory, go to artifactory-oss-4.15.0 | bin and execute artifactory.bat. Use a .sh script to start Artifactory if the operating system is Linux-based.

Go to your browser and visit IP_ADDRESS:8081 to visit Artifactory in the browser:

Create a Local repository to store package files created by the Jenkins project:

Click on New:

Select Maven as a Project Type:

Give a Repository...