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DevOps across the Enterprise: Fostering Cross-Functional Collaboration

DevOps practices originated at startups, where nimble Development and Operations teams pioneered the concept of cross-functional collaboration to …


Automated Security Testing in a Continuous Delivery Pipeline


DevOps Best Practice - Establishing a “Single Source of Truth”

Establish a “Single Source of Truth”In a recent post, DevOps in Practice – Best Practices for Adopting Continuous Delivery, I summarized seven …


The DevOps Mindset

DevOps promises to break down the barriers between the developers and the systems operators, but success with DevOps hinges on the company's culture …

Agile Development

Containers: Secure or Not, Here They Are

Containers are here. And it doesn’t mater whether or not containers are a transitional technology (they are, as our JP Morgenthal covered in …

Enterprise Architecture

ChefConf: Party At DevOps Ground Zero

Everybody knows there are plenty of smart people in the Silicon Valley tech industry, but it seems the cream of the crop turned out for ChefConf, the annual confab put on by infrastructure automation vendor Chef Software.

The reason: Chef is at the center of the massive firestorm known as DevOps. And …

Release Management

DevOps App Release and Deploy for Mgrs: Investment and Leadership Required!

[Note: This is the sixth blog post in a series intended to collect, discuss and refine the emerging management practices and guidance in the fast …


Finding a Place for DevOps Innovation

Finding a true practical definition for DevOps is a big part of using this emerging methodology.

Release Management

Revealed: The best and worst of Docker

No question about it: Docker's app container system has made its mark and become a staple in many IT environments. With its accelerating adoption, …

DevOps in a Large Organisation | ARIA Technologies | DevOps Consultants & Technicians


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Capability & Maturity: Enterprise DevOps | ARIA Technologies | DevOps Consultants & Technicians

What is DevOps, Do I Need It, Have I already Got It?

There is a lot of talk about "DevOps" in the IT industry at present. As someone whose livelihood …

Reducing service interruption duration

I did a presentation for Educause (the Higher Education industry group) that used my Outage Management Team Maturity Model to role play outages to see whose school would recover the quickest from an outage. It also has my Outage Duration metric model in there as well.


7 Great thoughts on real-world DevOps transformations

Last week, IBM InterConnect brought together quite the gathering of IT pros engaged in DevOps, continuous delivery and digital transformations of …

Release Management

Gartner Says By 2016, DevOps Will Evolve From a Niche to a Mainstream Strategy Employed by 25 Percent of Global 2000 Organizations

Although DevOps emphasizes people (and culture) over tools and processes, implementation utilizes technology. As a result, Gartner, Inc. expects …

Gartner, Inc.

DevOps is experiencing an identity crisis

Is it time to rethink the “no manifestos” mandate?

By Baron Schwartz

DevOps is everywhere! The growth and mindshare of the movement is remarkable. But …

7 Things You Must Be Doing With Docker

Increasing Enterprise Agility and Agile Innovation

In his blog post about the need for agile enterprises Brad Murphy described seeing organizations that, after having implemented agile in their IT …

Agile Development

5 reasons it’s silly to use awesome provisioning tools like Chef, Puppet and Ansible to release applications

We love the concept of “infrastructure as code” and the tools that go with it. Chef, Puppet, Ansible, CFEngine and others have transformed the way we …

Orbitz Moves to Continuous Delivery

What can DevOps do for security

At the end of last year two security breaches made all the headlines. JPMorgan announced that information about 83 Million accounts had been obtained …

Henry Ford Discovered The DevOps Secret Sauce (and you can too).

DevOps Celebrates it’s 100th Birthday! Yes, you read the title right – DevOps is officially 100 years old. Way back before Dr. Deming, Agile, Jez …

Henry Ford

Roundup Of Cloud Computing Forecasts And Market Estimates, 2015

Global SaaS software revenues are forecasted to reach $106B in 2016, increasing 21% over projected 2015 spending levels. A Goldman Sachs study published this month projects that spending on cloud computing infrastructure and platforms will grow at a 30% CAGR from 2013 through 2018 compared with 5% …

Was 2014 the end of enterprise computing?

It’s been just over a year since I left Netflix and joined Battery Ventures. So it seemed appropriate (if a couple of weeks late) to take a look back at some technology and cloud themes that bubbled up in 2014 and offer a few predictions for the coming year.

In 2015 I expect more hubbub over …

Docker and the Future of Containers in Production

On January 28th, 2015, Joyent CTO Bryan Cantrill enthralled a packed house at the Docker Seattle meetup by presenting a brief history of computing, …

DevOps theory for beginners

You can treat your cloud just like it was a data center full of servers with system administrators cracking the whip over them, but that misses the …


After a unexpected reboot

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Scandals Obscure Patriots True Competitive Advantage

The media is abuzz about Deflate-gate, the alleged under-inflating of footballs by the New England Patriots football team in their win over the Indianapolis Colts to take the AFC champion title and advance to this year’s Super Bowl. Given the 2007 Spy-gate episode where a Patriots employee was …