Glossary of definitions

Release Engineering

A sub-discipline of software engineering concerned with the compilation, assembly, and delivery of source code into finished products or other software components that are subsequently shipped to production read more »


Amazon S3 is an object storage service with a simple web service interface and API capable of storing and retrieving any amount of data from anywhere on the web. It is designed to deliver 99.999999999% durability, and scale past trillions of objects worldwide. read more »

Service Level Agreement

A contract or agreement offered by a service provider that defines the expected level of service, responsibilities, priorities, and guarantees regarding availability, performance, and other aspects of the service. read more »