System deployment is a complex endeavor which is a
critical aspect of the software development lifecycle (SDLC), an
is all but ignored by writers in favor of sexier topics such as distributed
object development, components, or the latest version of an SDK. If you can't get software into the hands of your users then what is its
value? Absolutely nothing. The following
tips and techniques should help to make your system deployment efforts successful:
Figure 1. Development sandboxes.
Figure 2. Regular software releases.
Table 1. Potential documentation requirements.