Every Application is based on one of your existing Git repositories. When creating applications the repository is connected through your existing integration to the selected Git platform. After creating the application, the deployment itself can be triggered manually by clicking the "Deploy now" button. Depending on the environment and settings the deploy process might take from 30 seconds up to around 5 minutes to complete.
After the deployment is triggered there are a lot of steps happening internally. All parts that you have influence on are based on the
nodion.yml file. You can view all details and information regarding each deployment within the console in the web ui: