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Automation of MDM customization deployment

MDM customization may require asset changes like Code changes, Properties changes, Database changes, etc. Currently the deployment of MDM customization is mostly manual approach. With clients moving to containerized solution, the requirement to automatically create a docker image with MDM customization is raising. We were asked regarding this from multiple clients.
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  • Dec 10 2019
  • Planned for future release
Who would benefit from this IDEA? Provide an automated deployment will help both develop resource and client.
How should it work?

Any MDM customization change should be able to be applied by script, so it can be automated. The customization will include
1. Code change that require CBA deployment. 
        We have some assets from delivery team, but never formalized or shared with client
2. Code change that require properties change. 
        We may be able to leverage of existing madconfig script to achieve that. However never investigated. 
3. Code change that require database change. 
        We may be able to leverage existing madconfig script or db script. However never investigated. 

Looking for a full picture of automation on different area of MDM customization. 

Idea Priority High
Priority Justification Containerization is demanding automation of all image build steps. Without a fully automated image building process, the containerization is not considered DevOps process which is mandated in all clients scenario. A manually build image is not acceptable to be used.
Customer Name ING, Daimler, Ford
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    Guest commented
    28 Jan 04:08pm

    Should provide a non interactive script for MDM customization for containerized instances instead of only having an interactive customization script. 

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    Guest commented
    28 Jan 03:06pm

    We are running into the same issues with the containerized version, need a better way to customize the deployment.

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