GitLab Self-Managed Version Upgrade

Stay Ahead of the Curve With NextLink Labs' GitLab Version Upgrade Service

Our team of experts will ensure a stress-free, seamless upgrade experience, so you can focus on what matters most. With our expertise, you can be confident that your software management processes will run smoothly and effectively, allowing you to achieve better results.

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Give Your Team the Tools They Need to Succeed with a GitLab Upgrade


Improved Functionality


Enhanced Security


Increased Stability


Stay Ahead With a Self-Managed GitLab Upgrade



Our team will work with you to determine engagement goals, timeline, expectations, parameters, and access requirements. Our team will perform a thorough analysis of your environment, including GitLab instance health, infrastructure, and backup processes. Together, we'll discuss any breaking changes and ensure a seamless upgrade experience with minimal disruptions.



Together, you and our experts will ensure a comprehensive approach, considering the information gathered during the discovery phase. We will work with you to test a backup strategy while our experts focus on the upgrade strategy. Working together, we will make sure that quality assurance, review, and testing activities are thorough and effective throughout the process.


Our team will execute the GitLab upgrade process, starting with upgrading to each version as planned. Regular backups will be taken to ensure the safety of your data. Our team will work with you throughout the process to perform thorough quality assurance, review, and testing activities to ensure a smooth and successful upgrade.


Final User Acceptance

Our team will work with you to ensure the stability and functionality of the upgraded GitLab instance. Upon completion, our team will perform thorough testing and quality assurance to ensure that all components are operating as intended.

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Every single member of the team that we worked with was professional, responsive, and helpful. As a small company, we were able to effectively partner with NextLink Labs on a wide variety of topics ranging from graphic design best practices to data security and compliance considerations.

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Prior to hiring NextLink Labs, we didn’t have a lot of involvement with our side agencies. But we started working with the NextLink team and the partnership grew to where they helped source staff and bring our DevOps up to speed. Now, we trust NextLink Labs to provide leadership to that side of our business. We see NextLink Labs as a trusted advisor and partner in our DevOps practice.

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I’ve worked with a lot of vendors in the past and most are unwilling to have uneasy conversations. Even during difficult times, the NextLink team is a pleasure to work with and really does have the best interest of the client in mind.

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We partnered with NextLink Labs to perform an assessment of our internal software development practices and projects. We loved how thorough their process was and how their assessment covered not just our software development but also our architecture and infrastructure. It gave us a practical blueprint for how to quickly move forward with our product and allowed us to confidently grow our SaaS platform to support our client needs.

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Our experts are developers who use GitLab daily and can guide clients through the initial steps of implementation. As trusted, select partners and dedicated users, NextLink Labs is invested in supporting GitLab and proving quality services to all clients.