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Status Future consideration
Workspace Self Service Tool
Created by Guest
Created on May 4, 2021

Ability to generate CDT differences between two CDT Full export and apply the differences to a target environment

Configuration differences to largely automate migration of differential configuration from a lower work stream to a higher work stream without re-typing.

Configuration differences to automate removal of configuration from a higher work stream if it is promoted to production earlier than a lower work stream.

Differences assist in application of hot fixes to the production and QA environments.

What is your industry? Retail
How will this idea be used?

From the self serv tool, customer will have an option to generate the differences between two sets of full configuration exports and then apply the difference to Master Config instance.

  • Guest
    May 4, 2021

    Hi Ritesh, I have the attached the document in idea. Please review them.

  • Guest
    May 4, 2021

    Hi Santosh, thanks for creating this idea. In our discussion, you had presented the use case and schematics in detailed diagrams. Could you please attach the same here in the idea?