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DevOps Research Says Practice Yields Benefits Beyond Code
Charles Babcock, Editor at Large, Cloud
News
Survey: Organizations that adopt disciplined DevOps thrive in ways that remain difficult for others; automation, quality, continuous delivery.
By Charles Babcock Editor at Large, Cloud, 6/13/2017
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Unleash Developers to Produce Rapidly Evolving Software
Charles Babcock, Editor at Large, Cloud
Satire
It's practical, not theoretical. Developers who rely on cloud resources will be among those producing the software 'eating the world.'
By Charles Babcock Editor at Large, Cloud, 5/30/2017
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Gartner Chart Puts Salesforce at Top of Low-Code Platforms
Charles Babcock, Editor at Large, Cloud
News
A new Magic Quadrant looks at platforms for the high-productivity building of applications, including mobile apps; Salesforce scores.
By Charles Babcock Editor at Large, Cloud, 5/11/2017
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DevOps Not Working? Here's Why
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
Satire
DevOps has been hyped for a decade, but many still don't understand what it is, let alone what it does. There are many potholes on the road to DevOps. We explain how to avoid some of them.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 5/1/2017
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Luxury Fashion Finds Bigger Sales, Returns In Cloud
Charles Babcock, Editor at Large, Cloud
News
Net-A-Porter didn't know how much money it was leaving on the table when the Web site failed to keep up with traffic. New microservices captured it.
By Charles Babcock Editor at Large, Cloud, 4/26/2017
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Which Comes First: DevOps or Culture Change?
Eric Bruno, Lead real-time engineer at Perrone Robotics
Satire
Building a culture of DevOps extends beyond the development, operations, and QA teams.
By Eric Bruno Lead real-time engineer at Perrone Robotics, 4/25/2017
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9 Big Mistakes DevOps Teams Make
Cynthia Harvey, Contributor, NetworkComputing
Satire
There are plenty of benefits to be gained from a move to DevOps, but here are some mistakes that you really want to avoid so you can get those benefits.
By Cynthia Harvey Contributor, NetworkComputing, 4/24/2017
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Walmart: Agility Enabled with React.js, Node.js
Charles Babcock, Editor at Large, Cloud
News
Alex Grigoryan needed to attack multiple fronts as he revamped the Walmart Web site; the answer was decentralized agile teams with Node.js.
By Charles Babcock Editor at Large, Cloud, 4/20/2017
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Continuous Delivery: 7 Hard-Earned Lessons for Getting it Right
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
Commentary
As organizations move toward continuous integration and delivery of applications there are multiple ways in which things can go wrong.
By Russell Smith, CTO of Rainforest , 4/19/2017
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Low Code: What IT Needs to Know
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
Commentary
As low code, which minimizes the amount of coding needed to build out applications, becomes a new norm, it is important to consider how the rise of citizen developers will affect the enterprise.
By Clare Grant, general manager, Mobile, Red Hat , 4/11/2017
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DevOps Comes of Age
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
Satire
More organizations have embraced DevOps to deliver higher quality software faster. Meanwhile, DevOps itself has evolved. We explain where DevOps is today and where it's is headed.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 4/5/2017
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Software Is Eating the World? Don't Be Lunch
Charles Babcock, Editor at Large, Cloud
Satire
Xceligent CIO Joe Emison to talk about how IT must change if Marc Andreesen's 'software is eating the world' proves to be true.
By Charles Babcock Editor at Large, Cloud, 4/4/2017
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Seven Essential Steps for Transitioning to Enterprise DevOps
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
Commentary
If you are thinking about doing DevOps also think in terms of starting small, getting executive buy-in, and not reinventing the wheel.
By Andrew Phillips, VP of DevOps Strategy, XebiaLabs , 3/29/2017
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8 Business Benefits of Adopting DevOps
Cynthia Harvey, Contributor, NetworkComputing
News
Embracing DevOps approaches can help organizations improve agility, increase revenues, lower costs, and become more competitive.
By Cynthia Harvey Contributor, NetworkComputing, 3/23/2017
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RightScale's State of Cloud: Cut Wasted Use
Charles Babcock, Editor at Large, Cloud
News
RightScale issued its sixth annual State of the Cloud report and found Docker a top DevOps tool, but concerns about 30% usage cloud waste.
By Charles Babcock Editor at Large, Cloud, 3/22/2017
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Scaling Up Scala: Why We Started a Bootcamp for New Developers
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
Commentary
When it's tough to find developers with experience and training in a specific programming language, consider doing an in-house boot camp.
By Toby Matejovsky, Senior Director of Engineering, Tapad , 3/14/2017
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Infographic: The State of DevOps in 2017
Emily Johnson, Digital Content Editor, InformationWeek
News
Is DevOps helping organizations reduce costs and time-to-market for software releases? What's getting in the way of DevOps adoption? Find out in this InformationWeek and Interop ITX infographic on the state of DevOps in 2017.
By Emily Johnson Digital Content Editor, InformationWeek, 3/13/2017
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Twitter Chat: Tips for Embracing DevOps
James M. Connolly, Executive Managing Editor, InformationWeekEditor in Chief
News
If you are just getting started with DevOps or you want to take your DevOps initiative to the next level, join InformationWeek and Interop ITX for a Twitter chat on Thursday.
By James M. Connolly Executive Managing Editor, InformationWeekEditor in Chief, 3/8/2017
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Three Little Words For Payday: Big, Data, DevOps
James M. Connolly, Executive Managing Editor, InformationWeekEditor in Chief
Commentary
Recruiting firm Randstad's annual salary survey shows data pros are in the upper stratosphere, and DevOps experience is starting to justify a premium.
By James M. Connolly Executive Managing Editor, InformationWeekEditor in Chief, 2/24/2017
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Coding: In Search of Imperfection
John Edwards, Technology Journalist & Author
Commentary
Learn why bad code is generally much better than no code all, except maybe in matters of life and death.
By John Edwards Technology Journalist & Author, 2/13/2017
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[Interop ITX 2017] State Of DevOps Report
[Interop ITX 2017] State Of DevOps Report
The DevOps movement brings application development and infrastructure operations together to increase efficiency and deploy applications more quickly. But embracing DevOps means making significant cultural, organizational, and technological changes. This research report will examine how and why IT organizations are adopting DevOps methodologies, the effects on their staff and processes, and the tools they are utilizing for the best results.
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