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Quick Answer: What Are the Essential Shift-Right Practices for Testing in Production?

Published: 18 January 2021

ID: G00736490

Analyst(s): Jim Scheibmeir , Federico De Silva , Thomas Murphy , Joachim Herschmann


Application and software engineering leaders need insight into release success and user satisfaction, with improved deployment cadence and quality. While modern testing has shifted left, for good reason, Gartner also recommends you shift right by testing in production for DevOps success.

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