Cycle Time for Deployed Code

Hatica DORA cycle time

Cycle Time For Deployed Code

The time it takes from the first commit of a PR to its deployment is called the cycle time for deployed codes

App inputs to this metric:

GIT/VCS tools and CI/CD tools

Range points and what they mean:

The DORA performance grades for Cycle Time For Deployed Code are

  1. Elite- Less than 1 day

  2. High - Between 1 day and 1 week

  3. Medium - Between 1 week and 1 month

  4. Low - Between 1 month and 6 months

Use cases:

Plan business milestones around this metric which gives you a holistic understanding of an average time taken from day 1 to deployment

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