The Secret to DevOps Success

CEB IT

Richard, an infrastructure and operations (I&O) leader at a large manufacturing organization, has been tasked by his CIO to develop an DevOps initiative to help the company better scale its software releases and updates. Gartner predicts that through 2022, 75% of DevOps initiatives will fail to meet expectations due to issues around organizational learning and change. Organizational learning and change are key to allowing DevOps to flourish.

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Six DevOps Misconceptions Debunked

Information Week

The road to DevOps success is littered with myths and misconceptions. Here are the largest potholes you need to avoid

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Tooling up for DevOps

Computer Weekly

As organisations look to DevOps for continuous development, delivery and integration of business functions, careful control is crucial

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Is AIOps the answer to DevOps teams' ops prayers?

Social, Agile and Transformation

DevOps teams have a two-front battle to keep enterprise and customer facing applications, databases, APIs, and data integrations stable, performing optimally, and secure. On the one hand, there are all the proactive developments that DevOps team want to, and need to, spend their time on including automating CI/CD pipelines, configuring new infrastructure as code, patching environments, AI cloud computing DevOps site performance

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Team Leadership in the Age of Agile

Speaker: Roy Osherove, Technology and Leadership Consultant

To do this, you've learned a wide variety of techniques and methodologies - SCRUM, Kanban, TDD, DevOps, self-organized teams, and much more.

Learn DevOps by Doing with New DevOps Hands-On Training!

Linux Academy

DevOps has become an integral part of the cloud – in Google Cloud , AWS , and Azure. Job sites are exploding with employers looking for professionals with DevOps skills and experience. Our new DevOps training courses will help you get there. Ready to learn DevOps by doing?

Devops is mandatory for multicloud deployments

David Linthicum

However, the survey finds that only 39 percent of the respondents have implemented devops processes and tool chains. From a devops perspective, 51 percent of respondents use multicloud to cultivate a flexible infrastructure that supports agile application deployments. A survey of 1,106 business and technology executives published by the IBM Institute for Business Value, finds that 85 percent of companies are already operating in multicloud environments.

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DevOps, No Longer Just For “Unicorns”

Forrester IT

The born-digital "unicorn" companies such as Etsy, Google and Netflix, are pioneers of modern DevOps, but BT leaders at companies of all ages, sizes, and types are now eagerly pursuing the same principles. [i] i] The pressure for speed and quality is DevOps becoming pivotal for all organizations. For example, KeyBank are leveraging DevOps to quickly deliver business new customer capability using streamlined coordination between application development and operations. DevOps.

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DevOps and security

IT Toolbox

Newly qualified DevOps are generally unprepared for security-related issues

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Welcome to 2017: The year of #DevOps

Forrester IT

We are eager to announce a beacon of light to help penetrate the post-holiday fog: Forrester's DevOps Benchmark Survey for 2017 is officially live! Led by myself and Researcher Elinor Klavens , this benchmark survey serves as the backbone for a large portion of our DevOps research, facilitating the identification and tracking of trends and supporting our research including predictions for the future. DevOps. Agile Automation BizDevOps DevOps IT Infrastructure cloud

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Barriers to enterprise adoption of DevOps

Computer Weekly

As enterprises join the continuous delivery movement, we look at some of the challenges to DevOps adoption

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DevOps has reached critical mass, CIOs need to get on board

Forrester IT

DevOps is one of the most powerful weapons that CIOs have in their arsenal. DevOps unites the entire enterprise in delivering business transformation with superior customer experience. In order to unlock the promise of DevOps, CIOs must lead the call for cultural change. DevOps.

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Learn DevOps by Doing with New DevOps Hands-On Training!

Linux Academy

DevOps has become an integral part of the cloud – in Google Cloud , AWS , and Azure. Job sites are exploding with employers looking for professionals with DevOps skills and experience. Our new DevOps training courses will help you get there. Ready to learn DevOps by doing?

Learn DevOps by Doing with New DevOps Hands-On Training!

Linux Academy

DevOps has become an integral part of the cloud – in Google Cloud , AWS , and Azure. Job sites are exploding with employers looking for professionals with DevOps skills and experience. Our new DevOps training courses will help you get there. Ready to learn DevOps by doing?

Doing cloud computing? You need devops, too

David Linthicum

I’ve gone from recommending that you should have devops to you must have devops. There are two fundamental reasons why cloud computing and devops are necessary complements. What is devops? Also: InfoWorld explains monitoring in the age of devops. ]. First, the public clouds are all about automation, and so is devops. At least, if a public cloud is in your future. Discover how to transform software development.

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Can DevOps deliver on digital potential?

Computer Weekly

DevOps and agile methodologies are seen as key ingredients of digital initiatives. Computer Weekly looks at the management challenges

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Clouds Trend in 2019: DevOps as an Enabler

Perficient - Digital Transformation

The following blog comes from an interview with Perficient’s DevOps Consulting Director, Sean Wilbur, and is part of a series on cloud trends with experts from within Perficient. For many, the next step in innovation is DevOps – and DevOps adoption rates reflect that.

Five Ways to Justify your DevOps Investment

Social, Agile and Transformation

In the case of DevOps, you'll have to invest in new practices, technologies and culture change in order to get the benefits. agile software development cio cloud computing DevOps digital transformation executive presentations innovation software qaNothing in life and business is free.

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DevOps, Invest For Velocity And Quality!

Forrester IT

DevOps provides your business leaders, enterprise architects, developers and I&O leaders a philosophy to achieve, not only the velocity that customers desire but also drive innovation and enforces quality. The company is undergoing a major digital transformation in which DevOps is a primary driver supporting their transformation. ING CIO Ron van Kemenade has initiated DevOps as the vehicle to aggressively support ING's evolving customer needs. DevOps.

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DevOps and the Mainframe, A perfect match?

Forrester IT

Read more Categories: DevOps. DevOps I&O transformation IT Infrastructure Systems of innovation cloud digital disruptionDid someone forget to tell the mainframe it was irrelevant? For many years, the much lauded death of the mainframe has been espoused by many pundits. Many believed the end of the mainframe would be further accelerated with the rapid growth of cloud adoption.

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The Challenges and Rewards of Adopting DevOps

Information Week

DevOps is a journey without a destination. As new tools and practices develop, DevOps will continue to evolve

DevOps Has Reached “Escape Velocity”, CIO’s Need To Get Onboard!

Forrester IT

Leveraging practices such as Lean and Agile, smaller changes, automated pipelines and product centric teams, DevOps is transitioning from unicorns and small projects to company-wide initiatives. DevOps. Agile BizDevOps CIO DevOps DevOps2.0

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How devops practices prevent legacy platforms

Social, Agile and Transformation

Do you fully grasp the long-term business problem devops aims to solve? agile software development cio cloud computing DevOps digital transformation it management software development software qaI'm going beyond the upfront benefits. The alignment of dev and ops teams to build and deploy supportable applications. The ability to release frequently and bring new features to market faster. The monitoring that informs technologists of application issues before end users escalate them.

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8 Challenges DevOps Faces Today

Information Week

DevOps adoption is growing - and facing some growing pains

DevOps: Risk Management Perspective

Information Week

As a concept, DevOps is designed to help with risk management, but when you are launching a DevOps initiative, risk management techniques come in handy

DevOps in the public sector: Assessing the challenges and the benefits

Computer Weekly

Public sector IT leaders trying to transform the way their organisation works using DevOps talk about the challenges they face

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DevOps and Hybrid Infrastructure Synergy

Cloud Musings

(This post first appeared in IBM's Point B and Beyond ) The definition of DevOps emphasizes collaboration and communication between software developers and other IT professionals while automating the software delivery and infrastructure change process.

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The proof is in: Devops and cloud go great together

David Linthicum

Devops needs cloud, and the cloud needs devops. Well the ability to build applications at the “speed of need” that devops provides, if done properly, won’t have the value unless you have an agile platform like the cloud to deploy the applications on. In the same manner, the cloud needs fast and agile development, which devops provides. Devops best practices: The 5 methods you should adopt. • How to align test automation with agile and devops.

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The 3 big speed bumps to devops in the cloud

David Linthicum

Devops and cloud—both concepts are hot, for good reason. Let’s take a look at the current state of devops and cloud, and how they fit into today’s technology sets. Devops provides an approach and a group of technologies that help enterprise developers do a better, faster job of creating applications. It also eliminates the barriers between development and operations (thus the name “devops”). From IDEs to test frameworks: Must-have devops tools for Windows admins. |

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Unlock the cloud’s full value: Make devops mandatory

David Linthicum

Most people who are good with cloud technology are also good with devops. That’s not an accident: It’s impossible to get the full value out of cloud computing unless it’s done in the context of automated devops. Why is automated devops so important? Read the InfoWorld review: Chef 12 fires up devops. Download the Deep Dive: Monitoring in the age of devops. ]. That’s why cloud platforms were built with automated devops in mind.

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DevOps practitioners open up about enterprise adoption challenges

Computer Weekly

Ahead of next week’s DevOps Enterprise Summit in London, practitioners have warned enterprises to stop thinking of DevOps as something only Silicon Valley firms and startups can do successfully

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10 ways to Enable QA in Agile and DevOps Teams

Social, Agile and Transformation

Last year I published a post, DevQOps - Giving QA a Seat at the DevOps and Digital Transformation Table acknowledging that when organizations investing more in application development have to consider the increase in skill and investment required for testing activities. In my talk last week at AllDayDevOps, I reminded DevOps practitioners that QA is still a critical discipline within DevOps. agile software development DevOps organizational change software qa

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Q&A: DevOps Institute's Jayne Groll on the Future of DevOps

Information Week

The Interop 2019 speaker discusses ways that enterprises explore DevOps, the skills gap, and the rise of security as code

Why Agile Development Should Not Own DevOps

Social, Agile and Transformation

Thanks to Ramon Monteiro @ivisualize for developing this cool visual depicting my last post on The Key to aligning Agile Dev and Stable Ops to a Successful DevOps Transformation. While agile development teams continue to iterate and improve applications for the Business, and Ops insures that systems are stable and reliable, the CIO leads the entire IT organization through a DevOps transformation.

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Devops is essential to the cloud, and to its payoff

David Linthicum

The notion of devops means that you’re streamlining the movement of applications from the point of need to production. Of course, devops arose around the rise of cloud computing, and that’s no mystery. So, devops, fits well into that model considering that you’re consistently developing and deploying applications around the notion of continuous improvement. What is devops? Indeed, I’m rarely working on a cloud migration project that does not have a devops component.

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