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Code Security and Compliance using GitLab

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Besides version control and CI/CD, GitLab also offers a variety of security tests on your proprietary code (code you develop) or external code you use (i.e. open source), as well as code compliance capabilities – to help you ensure that you make proper and legal use of any open source libraries and code snippets. In […]

About the connection between GitLab and OpenShift


As a company that deals a lot with GitLab and Kubernetes and helps many customers with these issues, We are often asked about the nature of the connection between GitLab and GitLab CI/CD and Kubernetes, and in particular OpenShift. From ongoing engagement on the subject, we have accumulated quite a bit of knowledge and decided […]

What’s New in GitLab 16

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Last update: August 23th 2023 (GitLab 16.3) GitLab 16 was recently released and we’ve made two unique lists of GitLab features: All New Features in GitLab 16 All NEW features (since June 2018) separated by editions, release, popularity criteria, stage, video and more, so you can easily filter it out by your preferred criteria ALL GitLab Features ALL GitLab Features separate by […]

New Recording: Clean Code with SonarQube Webinar

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Last update: May 19th 2023 Earlier this week we hosted Gil Zilberfeld from TestinGil to discuss Clean Code and SonarQube. The webinar was free of charge. Clean Code with SonarQube We discussed the benefits of Clean Code and how SonarQube can help you gain the best practices of clean code. Join us for a Webinar […]

Mattermost: The WhatsApp Alternative Ensuring Privacy and Security

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Did you know that Mattermost can be used as a WhatsApp replacement, including a much more private and secure chat and communication tool – and even for free? This is possible both on mobile devices (as an application similar to WhatsApp – including iOS and Android) and as desktop software installed on computers (Windows, Linux, […]

Join our Webinar: Introducing SourceGraph AI and a Live Demo

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Next week we are hosting Sourcegraph company to discuss different aspects of code intelligence and AI. Webinar is free of charge. Code Intelligence and AI using Sourcegraph and Cody A recent StackOverflow developer survey concluded that “Developers spend 75% of their time trying to understand code.” Sourcegraph addresses this challenge by making it easy to […]

Join our Upcoming Events April – May 2023

Join our upcoming webinars and workshops around Dev, Sec and Ops ! All are virtual (on-line). All are in English (unless mentioned different) Most of them will be recorded (and we will share recording with all registrants) Upcoming Live Events: GitLab Security and Compliance Hands-on Workshop 4/18. Register by sending an email including name and […]

What are Differences of SonarQube Editions?

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Initially written in January 2022. Last update: April 2023 I’m frequently asked what the differences are between SonarQube versions. From the questions it is clear that the licensing options are not so clear and quite confusing, so I decided to write down the essential points and help make things right. Legend: Core differences What’s in […]

What’s new in GitLab 15.10 ?

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GitLab 15.10 was released  earlier this week with a total of 45 new features and improvements – both in self-managed (on your server or in a private cloud) and in the public cloud ( The 45 new features are distributed among GitLab editions as follows: 29 new features in the GitLab Free edition 10 in […]

See Another Value of GitLab Premium (2023)

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I am often asked about the benefits of GitLab Premium. I recently analyzed all the features in GitLab to quantify and visualize the value of GitLab Premium (in addition to a list of features that can be seen here and in addition to the sorted and detailed spreadsheet we send to our customers). It is […]