Git Reviews

Git is the #4 ranked solution of our top Version Control tools. It's rated 3.8 out of 5 stars, and is most commonly compared to Surround SCM - Git vs Surround SCM

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Collette Michaels
Real User
Practice Manager at a comms service provider with 10,001+ employees
Sep 09 2019

What is most valuable?

The features I am most impressed by is the automation, and when we do the pull requests, everything gets indicated on there in terms of the deployment steps and full-on automated deployment. We have found that the standard level for DevOps in terms of automated deployment is 30 minutes. So we… more »

What needs improvement?

I would like to see an improvement in the way the product owner can review changes and so forth. But I believe there are licensing costs related to that. It would be better to keep everything simple with one standard license fee.

Which solution did I use previously and why did I switch?

There are other options in the greater part of our environments. But since we were working on Microsoft from the start, it just was easier to continue that way. It was a new department being established and we wanted to start off that way, rather than moving from an old state to a new state. It… more »

What other advice do I have?

My advice to others would be to implement it correctly and do whatever your unit test brings back in terms of an approach. Fix that first and then start with your coding. That is how you ensure quality. I would say that you should start afresh. Instead of trying the squad branching, do the release… more »
Idoia Aguirre
Real User
Project Manager and Researcher at a consultancy with 11-50 employees
Aug 07 2019

What do you think of Git?

What is our primary use case?

We use this solution to assist with our development. We are using the on-premise deployment model, with Git installed on our server.

What is most valuable?

The most valuable feature of this solution is the branch management functionality.

What needs improvement?

The GUI needs to be improved.

For how long have I used the solution?

We have been using this solution for ten years.

What do I think about the stability of the solution?

The stability of this solution is very good.

What do I think about the scalability of the solution?

For our use, scalability is not a problem. We do not have a very complicated installation, with fifteen users. We do not plan to increase usage at the moment.

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What is Git?

Git is a free and open source distributed version control system designed to handle everything from small to very large projects with speed and efficiency. Git is easy to learn and has a tiny footprint with lightning fast performance. It outclasses SCM tools like Subversion, CVS, Perforce, and ClearCase with features like cheap local branching, convenient staging areas, and multiple workflows.
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