The current pace of software development cannot manage its speed without the automation. Automation is the most important
element in order to achieve agility in delivery of the product. Every
part of the software development life cycle needs tools to perform their
action automatically. These phases could be coding, code review, build
& deployment, environment management, resource assignment,
notification and many others. There could be 2 options, which a team can opt for:
Use a third party tool
One can select the tools, which are
available in market, either open-sourced or free. You can even buy
enterprise solution if needed.
Build an in-house tool
Tool can be built or developed in-house for the consumption as well.
Lets take look different aspects of choosing options