build tool

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build tool

Software that automates the process of compiling a program, running tests and packaging the results for distribution. See make, Ant and build.
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Codefast also offers the first integrated build automation and build management solution that increases build performance while reducing administration effort.
an open source software lifecycle management company, today announced upgrades to Mergere Maestro, an enterprise open source software engineering platform that provides server-based build automation for integrated testing, packaging and reporting capabilities throughout the development process.
Enhanced user and user group management, security, and error-handling for centralized, aggregated build automation in Mergere Maestro's Continuous Integration Server, based on Apache Continuum, for more effective project team and corporate use.