The Staging Phase of Deployment


Staging is a vital part of doing the deployment of any application, particularly a database quickly, efficiently, and with minimum risk. Though vital, it only gets noticed by the wider public when things go horribly wrong.

On 2nd February 1988, Wells Fargo EquityLine customers noticed, on the bottom of a statement, this message

“You owe your soul to the company store. Why not owe your home to Wells Fargo? An equity advantage loan can help you spend what would have been your children’s inheritance.”

A few days later, the company followed this with an apology:

“This message was