Sky.com Accelerates Release Cycle

Sky

Sky is the UK's leading entertainment and communications company, operating a multi-channel television service with 9.4+ million customers - a third of households in the UK and Ireland. Sky also operates multiple websites to deliver entertainment, news and other content to customers, and the company is the UK's fastest growing broadband and fixed-telephony provider.

Sky's network of sites extend the company's reach, attracting millions of unique users each month who contribute to over 1 billion monthly page impressions. The home page of sky.com links to content across a variety of sites and plays a vital role in helping Sky achieve its goal to increase traffic across all sites and gain new customers for its portfolio of services.

"Now using Groovy and Grails, we release every week to production, compared with every six weeks previously." Jon Mullen, sky.com ScrumMaster