News: GitHub is down again, do you need a better Enterprise Git ?

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GitHub is down again this morning, if you have deadlines and need better Enterprise level Git repository, you can’t afford stay hanged waiting for the next outage !

Requirements for a  Enterprise level Git hosting are:

  1. Strong authentication
  2. Access control
  3. Resilience
  4. High availability
  5. 24×7 support

Is GitHub the right tool for your Enterprise ? GitHub has a great audience with more than 5M repositories and an amazing user-experience, but has demonstated to be not reliable and not resilient to failures.

The good news is that can register for FREE an Enterprise level Git repository at http://gitent-scm.com/signup and use GitEnterprise as prime-level failover solution to GitHub failures: next time that the GitHub 500 page will come, you will be prepared 🙂

GitHub is down after a DDoS attack

 GitHub-DDoS-outage-down-2013-08-15 at 17.31.26For all of those who are using it for OpenSource or for Business, be aware that
GitHub has been 1h down (15:47 UTC to 16:56 UTC) for a DDoS attack.

You can still work locally and commit to your local Git repository and
if you want to create and push to your private repositories for FREE, without paying any GitHub fee or suffering from outages.

Create today your account at https://gitent-scm.com/signup.

Git vs. Subversion – An Executive Decision Guide

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Subversion or Git ? Making the right choice for your Business.

Git is the fastest growing distributed SCM (source code management) tool. Yet, with 50%+ market share, Apache Subversion continues to be the undisputed leader for SCM in the enterprise. The success of both open source SCM tools provides a dilemma for some organizations, in particular those migrating off legacy systems such as ClearCase, Visual SourceSafe (VSS) or CVS. Should you move to Subversion, to Git – or to both?

Discover all you need to know to make the right choice in theWebinar, organized and sponsored by CollabNet Inc, on Tuesday, August 13, 2013, 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM PDT.

What we will cover in the Webinar ?

  • Pro’s and Con’s of Git vs. Subversion in the enterprise
  • Proven integration and migration strategies
  • Industry trends and market predictions
  • Security and compliance implications

Do not miss this opportunity to watch the Webinar live and ask questions to GerritForge for making your decisions.

REGISTER NOW at http://visit.collab.net/Webinar_Gitvs.SubversionAnExecutiveDecisionGuide.html

ClearCase Migration Git vs. ClearCase – a Developer’s View

Git is the fastest-growing DVCS (distributed version control system) in the enterprise. It provides a viable alternative to ClearCase – in particular when deployed side-by-side with Subversion or binary repository systems.

We will cover in a technical session provides a developers’s point of view, about pro’s and con’s for Git versus ClearCase. It also provides practical guidelines and reference charts, to enable a smooth transition.

What we cover:

  • Detailed comparison: features and SCM processes
  • How to translate SCM commands, side-by-side
  • Security and scalability – tips and tricks
  • Migration topics – pitfalls and solutions
  • Multi-site replication – Git versus ClearCase

Do not miss the next forthcoming Webinar on how to migrate ClearCase to Git, organised and sponsored by CollabNet Inc.

When ?
Thursday, August 1, 2013, 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM PST

Where ?
Register now http://visit.collab.net/2013Q3WebinarClearCaseMigrationGitvsClearCaseaDevelopersView.html