Rugged DevOps in the Enterprise

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Three vital commands every Docker magician should know

The biggest pain of manual experimentation with Docker builds is an overwhelming number of containers / images you can generate in a very short …

DevOps

Cryptographic security risks are amplified in DevOps settings

Cryptographic security risks are amplified in DevOps settings, where compromises in development or test environments can spread to production systems …

DevOps

Containers are Linux

Containers are Linux. The operating system that revolutionized the data center over the past two decades is now aiming to revolutionize how we …

DevOps

Why DevOps and cloud are essential to digital transformation

The qualities that make the cloud so attractive – such as speed, agility, efficiency, and economies of scale – are particularly well-suited for the …

Digital Transformation

Tools as a catalyst for culture change

Over the past two and a half years, I’ve led a project at IBM that has deployed a new set of tools to support the company’s product development …

DevOps

Digital transformation — brought to you by open hybrid cloud

Digital transformation — brought to you by open hybrid cloud<p>Sentiments like “software is eating the world” and “every company is becoming a …

Cloud Computing

How to write excellent Dockerfiles

They both makes you cry... err, not this. They both have layers. To access and modify inner layer, you have to remove all previous. Remember this and …

Linux

The New Tech Industry Macro Trends

<i>We publish our Technology Radar twice a year: it’s a snapshot of the major technologies and trends that glean from our work, partnering on our</i> …

Machine Learning

Digital transformation: online guide to digital transformation

<b>Digital transformation is the profound and accelerating transformation of business activities, processes, competencies and models to fully leverage</b> …

Customer Experience

What does the future of DevOps look like?

Has DevOps become a synonym for Continuous Improvement? As the breadth of DevOps concerns has spread to seemingly include everything in the IT …

DevOps

DevOps: Challenges and considerations

Every few years, a new buzzword appears on the IT canvas that sparks hype and excitement among businesses and technologists alike. DevOps is one such …

DevOps

Technology Radar | Emerging Technology Trends for 2017

Conversational UI and natural language processing<p>Conversation—a new way to interact with applications—took the ecosystem by storm with tools such as …

Automation

Configuration Management vs. Application Release Automation

There are many areas of Development and Operations toolchains that are clear to understand and compartmentalize. CI/bBuild, source control, artifact …

DevOps

What does it mean to be a Dev(Sec)Ops Engineer?

<i>As much as I try to keep this a light topic, I can’t seem to do so. There are so many skills and tasks I do everyday that involves so much. If you’re</i> …

DevOps

Top 10 challenges to DevOps implementation

A new survey points to company culture, test automation, and legacy infrastructure as the largest barriers to DevOps implementation. Here are some …

DevOps

Continuous delivery tool landscape

I have been having a lot of discussions recently about tooling to support continuous delivery and DevOps practices. There is an incredible and ever …

DevOps

8 Docker security rules to live by

Odds are, software (or virtual) containers are in use right now somewhere within your organization, probably by isolated developers or development …

DevOps

Future of the SIEM

Current SIEM systems have flaws. Here's how the SIEM's role will change as mobile, cloud, and IoT continue to grow.<p>Ask security experts about …

Big Data

Here are the top 6 ways websites get hacked, according to Google

Google recently noted that it had seen a 32% rise in hacked website. Here are the most common tactics it found.<p>In 2016, the number of hacked websites …

Software development teams embrace DevSecOps automation

Mature development organizations ensure automated security is woven into their DevOps practice, early, everywhere, and at scale, according to …

DevOps

10 Best Practices to Build Secure Applications

Recently, here on the blog, I’ve been talking about security quite a bit. It’s both a fascinating topic as well as an important one. Especially given …

The Industrial Revolution of Application Security

DevOps is driving big changes in the industry, but a cultural shift is needed.<p>The industrial revolution marks a significant time period in our …

DevOps

The cloud wars rage on, but the battlefield has changed

There’s a very specific reason that I’m relieved the holidays are over, and I feel no sympathy in placing the blame squarely on the retail industry. …

DevOps

DevOps done right: Why work-life balance matters to digital transformation success

DevOps practitioners warn enterprises off neglecting the health and well-being of the IT staff responsible for delivering their digital …

The Workplace

Top 7 Benefits of Establishing DevOps in Your Organisation

Any organisation adopting a DevOps approach is, by definition, also embracing a new way of working. One of the core aspects of DevOps, is the …

DevOps

Docker in Production

The previous article Docker in Production: A History of Failure was quite a hit.<p>After long discussions, hundreds of feedbacks, thousands of comments, …

5 DevOps trends that will improve application security in 2017

Combining security and DevOps needn't be like trying to mix oil and water. Agile and continuous software development doesn't have to increase the …

How Spotify Balances Employee Autonomy and Accountability

Autonomy may be the single most important element for creating engagement in a company. How can anyone feel engaged, let alone inspired, if she feels that some supervisor is always looking over her shoulder? But autonomy is a double-edged sword. On the one hand, it spurs creativity and involvement. …