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How Can Tool Integration Warrant a Successful DevOps Initiative?

In ConnectALL, Integration by Krittika Banerjee

With the rising stakes of continuous software delivery as a strategic business initiative, millions of dollars are being invested in DevOps initiatives within software organizations. While, in theory, DevOps should increase the speed, quality and transparency of your delivery processes through enhanced collaboration between various disciplines and work groups, real process improvement and return on investment from DevOps initiatives have been difficult to come by. One of the major barriers to DevOps success can be siloed teams, processes and tooling across the application delivery lifecycle, which make it difficult to trace and automate the flow of work, and optimize the delivery pipeline. You need to connect …

DevOps West 2018

In by Guha Bharadwaj

Find out how the practice of DevOps brings cross-functional stakeholders together to deliver software with greater speed and agility. Learn from industry experts how your organization can apply DevOps concepts to improve deployment frequency and time to market, reduce lead time, and more successfully deliver stable new features. Plus, DevOps West is held in conjunction with Better Software West and Agile Dev West conferences, allowing you to choose from three distinct programs. DevOps Development DevOps and Test/QA Personal Improvement Process & Metrics User Experience (UX)

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How to Avoid Tool Chaos to Succeed in DevOps

In Integration by Doug BassLeave a Comment

As enterprises continue to add more tools to handle specialized portions of software delivery, an alignment has begun to place more emphasis on data than tools. This alignment realizes the value of data — not just processes or applications. The result: a real need to leverage insights into the practices and better optimize them. Multiple technologies, processes, applications, and systems need to be updated and maintained on a regular basis to keep this fragile ecosystem functioning properly. What does “DevOps success” really mean, and why do we need to avoid tool chaos? Of course in a multi-team enterprise environment it …

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10 Nifty DevOps Tools in 2018

In DevOps by Soumya MenonLeave a Comment

Let’s face it — no single tool can offer all the capabilities to get you through your DevOps approach. You need to find the right mix of tools, strategies, and teams to suit their workflows and approaches. With 2018 projecting a movement for DevOps into mainstream implementation, this becomes even more relevant. There are several products out there for developers and IT operations that have the DevOps label on them. A lot of vendors have created innovative new products designed from the ground up to support DevOps. Vendors are recognising the ability of DevOps to do more than it promises. Lance Knight, …

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DevOps Goes Mainstream: Top Trends for 2018

In DevOps by Soumya MenonLeave a Comment

DevOps gets a jumpstart in 2018 with predictions of an early mainstream adoption and implementation. Analysts, IT leaders, and DevOps experts declared 2017 as ‘the year of DevOps’ and have predicted some major trends for DevOps in 2018. After digging deep and picking the brains of a few DevOps experts, we believe that DevOps will slowly enter the turf of mainstream adoption but it comes with barriers that may continue to exist through 2020. We can only be prepared for what’s coming! Several analysts’ surveys and reports over the past two years have indicated that at least 40-50% of companies have successfully …