App Anatomy: a sociotechnical pattern for continuous delivery infrastructure

Ivan Sanchez
6 min readSep 25, 2021
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Organisations building multiple applications (services, websites, apps, etc) and adopting Continuous Delivery are required to maintain the infrastructure required to build, configure, and deploy each application.

This Continuous Delivery Infrastructure (CDI) covers aspects such as: