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The Journey to Enterprise DevOps: Process Change and Other Thorny Issues

By Michael Kanasoot, May 21, 2015
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Many people recognize DevOps as an enormous benefit — faster application deployment, automated toolchains, support of more granular updates, better cooperation across groups. However, less appreciated is the journey enterprise IT groups need to make to achieve this outcome.

Reshaping Enterprise IT for a New Era

By Michael Kanasoot, April 28, 2015

Tim CrawfordEnterprise IT is going through more change today than during its entire history. Long associated with back office functions, IT has now become the primary driver of today's business offerings.

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Cloud Luminaries: Damon Edwards on Optimizing DevOps By Turning Everything Into A Service

By David Spark, February 10, 2015

Non DevOps environments are comprised of functional silos which can’t evolve as the business grows.

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Cloud Luminaries: Monish Sharma on DevOps and Continuous Deployment

By David Spark, January 23, 2015

Monish Sharma For most, creating a DevOps environment requires a new found coordination of Dev and IT that simply wasn’t part of the organization’s original Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC). If you’re fortunate enough to move the organization’s development and release structure to a more symbiotic mode, the next step is to shoot for the DevOps’ apex or continuous deployment.

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12 Cloud Computing Blogs You Should Have Read in 2014

By Kathy Thomas, December 17, 2014

Over the past year we've published some great posts on the ActiveState blog, all worth a read (if you haven't already).

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Cloud Luminaries: David Tesar on Why Developers Need IT

By David Spark, December 11, 2014

David Tesar “The heart of what DevOps is about is having developers and operations work really close together and not have such contention between one another.

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Cloud Luminaries: Jerome Petazzoni on PaaS and DevOps

By David Spark, December 2, 2014

“[With PaaS,] instead of having one hundred different problems, now you can have one hundred times the same problem,” said Jérôme Petazzoni (@jpetazzo), Tinkerer Extraordinaire for Docker.

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Which Comes First? The Microservices Or The DevOps?

By Phil Whelan, December 1, 2014

Which Comes First? The Microservices Or The DevOps? It is easy to look at the unicorn companies of our world, most notably Netflix, and say, "That's it! That's how we should be doing it". Whether it's DevOps or Microservices, they seem to have it nailed.

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The IT Guide to PaaS

By Navrup Johal, November 27, 2014

IT Guide PaaS has been such a great innovation for developers. They can develop and deploy applications from their desktop to the cloud, all in a consistent environment. They can deploy to production themselves, bypassing the IT middleman and speeding up the application delivery process. And they can develop in any language they want, without limitations. Developers have it made! But what about IT?

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Cloud Luminaries: JP Morgenthal on the Importance of Process and Organization in Enterprise DevOps

By David Spark, November 17, 2014

“Everyone thinks they can define or change culture. That they can formulate the culture they want in their organization after years of this thing growing organically,” said JP Morgenthal (@jpmorgenthal), Director, Cloud Computing Practice for Perficient.

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