What is Surf?
Surf is a standalone tool for completely automated deployment tool powered by the TYPO3 community.
Why should I use Surf
TYPO3 Surf supports the developer in maintaining a Continuous Integration (CI) process for personal or TYPO3 Community related projects. It increases productivity by mapping the deployment workflow into single tasks that are checked periodically by tools like Jenkins.
How do I start?
If you're interested, start by cloning https://github.com/TYPO3/Surf or check the various slides TYPO3 Community members put on http://slideshare.net/search/slideshow?searchfrom=header&q="typo3+surf".
If you want to read up on the details, please follow the link to the TYPO3 Surf Documentation