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How DevOps Can Be A Savior in COVID-19 Crisis!

DevOps in Covid-19

Covid-19 pandemic has hit the businesses very badly, worldwide.   While the COVID-19 crisis blocked many business operations, it has, in some way, given the required boost to digital initiatives.   Lockdown is of course, a hurdle. But companies must continue their product and service delivery with the same quality and reliability.    This is key to facing the market competition and remain competitive, and DevOps extends the helping hand!       DevOps…

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Common Mistakes Organizations and DevOps Service Providers Should Avoid

The role of DevOps services mainly emphasizes on the practices adopted by IT professionals and software developers. This role is not merely a concept, philosophy, or practice. DevOps acts as a bridge between administrators and developers. DevOps solutions act as a catalyst to automate continuous integration and continuous delivery or CI/CD. Many companies are rapidly moving to adopt DevOps and embracing the practice into their operations.  However, not every organization…

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Work-From-Home Mandates May Be DevOps’ Shining Moment

DevOps WFH

DevOps — which syncs, organizes and automates the pace of software releases — ‘is by default built for remote operations’ such as that required for the COVID-19 crisis. However, DevOps skills have been hard to find. What effect is the tragic COVID-19 crisis — mandating the current scattering of employees across a corporate diaspora of home-bound workplaces, working from 10,000 home locations instead of one or two — having on…

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IBM Launches Ambitious AIOps Initiative

IBM announced it will apply a range of artificial intelligence (AI) technologies to automate the management of IT operations and modernize applications, also known as AIOps. Announced at IBM’s Think Digital conference, Watson AIOps leverages algorithms to continuously optimize IT operations while Accelerator for Application Modernization with AI is a suite of tools that leverage continuous learning and interpretable AI models to help organizations stay current as modern of technology and platforms…

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A Comparison Of Top DevOps Automation Tools

The use of DevOps tools has increased rapidly in recent times. This is because these tools are aimed to develop, integrate, and provide a swift IT service delivery through improved communication between developers and operators. Be it a startup or a large enterprise, everyone is relying on DevOps tools to streamline their business operations. DevOps tools have assisted organizations in remaining in line with the changing nature and requirements of…

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How to Measure ROI From DevOps

DevOps ROI

The pace of software development and delivery is where the organization’s success lies in the ever-evolving, speed-driven digital world. a Many IT organizations have been transforming over the period to leverage the technological trends for enhanced software delivery process. At this very juncture, DevOps has evolved on a larger scale and rendered a host of benefits to the organizations by being part and parcel of every business function. There has…

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Puppet appoints new CRO Paul Heywood to expand its DevOps potential.

Automation software producer Puppet has appointed a new Chief Revenue Officer, Paul Heywood It is hoping the move will mean generating new revenue paths and further its growth potential in the DevOps market. “DevOps is a massive and growing market. Living in a world where technology is changing at an unprecedented pace and there are still many uncertainties, having experienced leaders and advisors is more important than ever,” said Yvonne…

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How Agile Teams Can Get DevOps Right.

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So you’ve adopted agile. You’re holding your stand-ups, scoring your stories, doing the ceremonies the experts recommend. You’re even beginning to see the value of the agile process. You’re showing development progress in biweekly increments, including user feedback on a continuous basis, and everyone’s excited! But something feels off. It was great to start, but now your velocity is erratic. The defect list keeps growing. Testing takes longer and longer…

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Your IT department is stuck in a time-warp? Agile and DevOps might be able to save it!

Tech analyst Gartner predicts that 50% of organizations will experience increased collaboration between their business and IT teams during the next two years. On the face of it, that’s good news. Industry experts and business leaders alike have long-talked of the need for closer interaction between the IT department and the rest of the business. But the fact that closer collaboration is going to be a factor for 50% of…

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Leveraging DevOps for ‘Compliance’ Concerns

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With its inception in 2009, DevOps has come a long way within a short span of time and has now become mainstream. DevOps is all about combining development and operations. It facilitates faster and reliable software delivery along with automation, efficiency, and transparency. In the recent decade, many organizations have started embracing DevOps without more ado to leverage the wide range of real, measurable benefits it offers. However, many organizations…

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Automation Hacks for DevOps Teams

DevOps Automation

DevOps teams are expected to do more work in less time. They need to plan, test, build, secure and release applications at a fast-paced rate. Of course, the DevOps team needs to achieve all of this while maintaining high software quality. This is why automation is a crucial part of the DevOps workflow. The goal is to delegate repetitive tasks to the machine and free up dev time for more…

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BDCC Global announces the list of “Top DevOps Companies in India”

DevOps Companies in India

BDCC Global’s latest research distinguishes the top 10 service providers in the “DevOps consulting companies in India” category. BDCC Global highlighted the top 10 DevOps service providers in India in the latest list published on their website. The list was announced on 10th February 2020 containing 10 most reliable names from the DevOps industry from different parts of India to help the companies searching for suitable DevOps consulting firms. DevOps…

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3 Problems DevOps Won’t Fix

DevOps Tips

DevOps offers plenty of efficiencies, but it’s no guarantee of business success. Here are three common challenges that require more than just a solid DevOps strategy. DevOps has been around for more than a decade now, and for companies that aspire to be cloud-native, its benefits are clear: shorter lead time for changes, more frequent production deployments, and greater efficiency in managing failures and recoveries. But for all the contributions…

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Signs That Your Company is Failing at DevOps

Failing at DevOps

DevOps has become a big buzzword in software development. This cultural tech movement combines development and operations, and strives to break some of the more traditional, siloed approaches to code builds. More companies than ever are taking a stab at DevOps, especially after thriving companies like Netflix, Etsy, and Target attribute their growth to its implementation. In hopes of similar success, organizations that have hopped aboard the bandwagon are making…

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BDCC Global announces the list of “Top DevOps Companies in the USA”

Best DevOps Companies

BDCC Global’s latest research distinguishes the top 10 service providers in the “DevOps consulting companies in the USA” category. BDCC Global highlighted the top 10 DevOps service providers in the United States in the latest list published on their website. The list was announced on 10 January 2020 containing 10 most reliable names from the DevOps industry from different parts of America to help the companies searching for suitable DevOps…

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Predictions 2020: 7 DevOps Predictions Shaping 2020

DevOps-predictions

2019 was an exciting year for DevOps practitioners, with DevOps adoption continuing to grow at a fast pace. Most organizations were either executing or evaluating their DevOps strategies. So, what is 2020 going to bring in DevOps, infrastructure and application automation? Here are seven DevOps predictions for emerging trends in the new year. Customer Experience CX will become the guiding light of the DevOps journey, and not necessarily just technology. This…

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Speed of Deployment: Security, Compliance Crucial to DevOps Success

Increasing consumer demand and changing business trends have intensified the market competition than ever. To maintain a competitive edge in this tough scenario means innovating faster, making quick releases and being up to date with less turnaround times. Especially if you have a customer-facing app, then the scenario will be much more serious. You need to ensure the app offers cutting-edge solutions and is updated with relevant tools and resources,…

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Predictions 2020: Three Big Changes In Store For DevOps

DevOps 2020

So what are experts forecasting for DevOps this year? Here are three predictions: Chaos engineering as a control strategy. Yes, you read that right. This crazy “chaos” thing meeting the staid world of governance, risk, and compliance? Yes, because, in fact, that’s what chaos engineering excels at: identifying risk in systems that are too complex to test in other ways feasibly. We’ve been using the concept of “environment” to contain…

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7 Best Practices for a Successful DevOps Implementation Process

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The IT industry can be categorized at a high level into three main streams of employees, one is generalist, the second is specialist and the third is virtualist. The generalists are the employees who know all the technologies used in their organization at an overview level like an IT support guy or BPO or pre-sales executive. But they don’t know how to code or deeper technical knowledge. Whereas, a specialist…

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Microsoft Describes its Own DevOps Journey

Microsoft DevOps Journey

This is what DevOps looks like inside one of the world’s biggest software factories. The goals: more collaboration, improved work lives. In this cloud-drenched era, software vendors have evolved from code-and-ship operations into 24×7 data center operators. So they, perhaps more than any other type of organization, need DevOps methodologies to keep development and operations efforts on track, pumping out releases with blinding frequency, while keeping teams in constant sync….

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