Automated Testing and Builds w/ Jenkins + Git: Polling and WebHooks

Jenkins is a pretty cool continuous integration tool that adds a much-needed amount of stability to any project that needs to stand the test of any kind of serious production environment. And combined with git-flow (see here for an introduction…

Getting Jenkins working on Ubuntu 14.04 with Tomcat 7

Today I’ve been wrangling with getting Jenkins CI installed on a DigitalOcean droplet running Ubuntu 14.04 LTS and Tomcat7. What is Jenkins? According to the official site: “Jenkins is an award-winning, cross-platform, continuous integration and continuous delivery application that increases…