Maximize Infrastructure Utilization with Dynamic Resources

One of the key topics discussed during yesterday's #c9d9 episode around resource utilization was dynamic resources.  Dynamic resources are virtual hosts or containers that are spun up and torn down as needed during the automated software build/test/deploy processes. These processes are typically coded into an orchestration tool like ElectricFlow that...

Continuous Discussions (#c9d9): Episode 2 Recap – ARA

Yesterday we live-streamed the 2nd episode of Continuous Discussions - where we were joined by Vivek Malik ( to discuss Application Release Management (ARA). Vivek is a software architect building development platform for software teams, guiding teams on how to integrate devops principles in their daily life. Check out the replay of the episode...

Let’s Talk ARA!

The next episode of Continuous Discussions (#c9d9) will be held on Thursday, October 30th, 10am PST. This time, we’ll be discussing Application Release Automation (ARA). We'll be talking about the challenges of ARA for today’s organizations, and share tips and best practices for streamlining your ARA processes. We'll be joined by Vivek Malik.  Vivek...

Accelerate Your Tests and Your Coverage and All The Things!

Martin Fowler states the following when discussing Continuous Integration (CI) builds: Try to speed up the commit build. Continuous Integration on a build of a few hours is better than nothing, but getting down to that magic ten minute number is much better. This usually requires some pretty serious surgery...

A New Era For Car Buyers (and Sellers)

Buying a car can be a stressful process for many people. We often hear anecdotes or have our own unpleasant experiences about dealing with car salesmen (as stereotypical as this may sound). It seems that for the longest time we’ve come to accept – and expect – the routine back-and-forth...

The Strong Case for Enterprise Agile, DevOps and Continuous Delivery

Co-underwriting next week’s DevOps Enterprise: The Agile, Continuous Delivery and DevOps Transformation Summit was a bold move for Electric Cloud and Gene Kim’s IT Revolution. As two organizations committed to enterprise adoption of these practices, we jointly believe there is a need for an industry event that focuses on the...

Using CMake? Accelerate Your Builds for Free!

CMake Acceleration

For many of us, the syntax of Make files can be difficult to work with at times. CMake is a popular open-source build tool that simplifies the generation of Make files. It is used to generate compiler-specific build files on a given platform. CMake doesn’t perform the build itself; instead it dynamically...


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The DevOps Toolchain

July 17, 10am PT

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