Practicing safe DevOps

When I was growing up, I remember hearing the modified adage: “To err is to be human, to really screw things up requires a computer.” This was repeated quite often, especially from the previous generation. Today, in the DevOps and Continuous Integration/Deployment...

Methods for achieving a DevOps culture

There are many ways to implement a DevOps culture, but some methods work better than others. Here are a few that stand out. The One-Man Band Method The One-Man Band approach implements the DevOps strategy by having all members (sometimes, quite literally, one person)...

The birth of DevOps

The term DevOps has exploded as a technical buzzword in the last few years. A search on any tech jobs board will reveal a multitude of posts for DevOps engineers, almost as many as ‘Cloud’ engineers or developers. The job descriptions apply the DevOps term to a wide...