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  • What's New: Tugboat Release Updates

    The last two weeks have primarily been internal improvements. Also, we added two repositories for sample configs: one for the Craft 3 CMS and one for Backdrop. Fork our repos and spin up a new site.

  • Free Continuous Integration for Craft 3

    Tugboat builds a working preview of your Craft CMS website for any branch, tag, commit, or pull request in a git repository. It can automatically create these previews for pull requests by integrating with GitHub, GitLab, or Bitbucket git repositories.

  • Tugboat Weekly Product Updates

    With the new Docker images in place and the migration to YAML configs, we’re back to incremental release schedules. Here’s what we pushed out this week:

  • Define your Services with our New YAML Config File

    We just launched an update to Tugboat that we have been working on for the last three months. We now support YAML configuration files that live directly in your git repository. Don’t worry; your Makefile build scripts will continue to work until later this year. Here are the new features:

  • Tugboat Product Updates for May

    Here’s the latest round of improvements we’ve made to Tugboat:

  • Free Drupal Builds for your Pull Requests

    As many of you know, Tugboat is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Lullabot. And Tugboat was built to empower stakeholders on client projects to see development work as it was ready for review without having the overhead of needing to get a local environment up and running, and up to date.

  • Look Ma! We Made it!

    We are delighted to be one of five companies featured on Gartner’s Cool Vendor list for DevOps list! Tugboat helps customers build higher quality websites, faster, using cutting-edge DevOps. Specifically, we simplify the testing of web applications by automatically generating a clone of the production environment when new code merged in and ready for review. Tugboat stands up a new QA environment when new features are ready for review.

  • Switching from OAuth to Deploy Keys

    A few weeks ago we announced our plans to switch from OAuth tokens to Deploy Keys or Access Keys for greater security. Our goal is to prevent OAuth tokens from ever touching a Tugboat service. We are deploying this change on Friday, May 18, 2018.