28Jun2016

3 Arguments to Use When Pitching DevOps to your CIO

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The concept of continuous delivery is rapidly growing through the implementation of DevOps in businesses. the need for greater agility is increasing. This necessity is aligned with the priorities of the CIO, but sometimes they need a push in the right direction.
24Jun2016

How DevOps is Creating an Even Playing Field for Finance Companies

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Small financial service companies are infamous for their slow-moving IT ecosystems.Security and compliance are challenges that – more than in any other field – require the utmost attention. As a result, financial products, and updates to said products, come few and far between.
23Jun2016

6 Ways to Beef-Up Your Vulnerable Database

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Research has shown that it is not atypical for a database to be out of sync with applications it serves and, more often than not, there is insufficient documentation of the development process.
20Jun2016

How 4 a.m. mock calls help teach DevOps

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On-call engineering is becoming more prevalent today with the need for constant updates and fixes. Engineers are often responsible for systems they did not build, but still need to support.
17Jun2016

Gene Kim: The History of a DevOps Visionary

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In a recent article in Forbes, enterprise writer Jason Bloomberg interviewed the DevOps visionary Gene Kim. I have had the pleasure of meeting and speaking with these two individuals and it was fascinating to read about Kim’s contributions to the world of DevOps.
09Jun2016

A DevOps DBA? Yep, they exist.

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A DBA is responsible for all activities related to the maintenance of a database environment. A DevOps DBA, consequently, is actually two roles: a front-end DBA who handles overall database architecture and a back-end DBA who handles day-to-day issues and deployment optimization.