The lifecycle proposed in Figure 1.1 is not realistic when it comes to the details of today's software deployment technology. We will now introduce a useful abstraction, general to all kinds of software deployment that comprise Figure 1.1. We will get into the practical details in the next few chapters. Here we focus on a general, wide perspective about software deployment.
In Figure 1.5 is a representation of the Deployment Circuit. It is the starting point of our journey into the software deployment world.
Modeling the deployment cycle is a complex issue, beyond ...