Priyanka Mula is a passionate Staff Software Engineer in Test who loves to ship top-quality products to customers by identifying bugs early in the Software Development lifecycle. In her role at Okta, she has worked as Technical QA lead for many features shipped as part of the Okta Identity Engine, new cells added to Okta’s infrastructure, and stability of post-deployment verification tests, and has signed off on numerous releases to DevTest, Preview, and Production environments. Outside of work, she enjoys traveling and spending time outdoors with her family. Her other areas of interest include investing, behavioral psychology, healthy eating habits, and exercising
Okta’s product release cadence
At Okta, there are 12 monthly releases for General Availability of new features and there are weekly releases for Early Availability of new features, security patches, bug fixes, and non-customer-facing backend changes.
Every release train spans a three-week window wherein the deployment to the Dev-Test…