Why is there a divide between Dev and Ops?

This is part two of a five part series where we will look at DevOps and the solutions that can be gained by its implementation.  For decades, Development and Operations organizations have been divided. This gulf exists for one key reason: Development’s mission and focus is creating value by producing change...

What is DevOps and what challenges does it solve?

This is part one of a five part series where we will look at DevOps and the solutions that can be gained by its implementation.  Introduction DevOps has become an increasingly popular technique for shepherding software from the design phase through development and testing, and then all the way into production....

Choose wisely – for today’s choices will affect tomorrow!

Andrew Binstock from Dr. Dobbs wrote a great article recently on the growing importance of Agile methodologies like continuous integration(CI), continuous delivery(CD) and how the careful choosing tools must support the changing needs of today and tomorrow.  You can read more about his article here - http://drdobbs.com/architecture-and-design/232601132 We couldn’t have said...

For DevOps, PaaS is not the “NoOps” panacea

Tom Mornini makes a strong case for PaaS in his article "DevOps is DoA" (http://www.zdnet.com/news/devops-is-doa/6308483) However, while PaaS solves some DevOps issues, it is definitely not the "NoOps" panacea for most R&D organizations out there. • Some enterprises look at their apps as their crown jewel IP and will never...

What the Cloud really means for Developers

In his Modernizing IT column this week, Eric Knorr at InfoWorld explores “What cloud really means for developers.” He touches on a number of the key benefits to developing on the cloud: things like increased agility, managing geographically dispersed development teams, and the cloud’s ability to support the “bursty” nature...

Development Clouds in 7 minutes

About a month ago, our CEO Mike Maciag presented at the Capital Markets Cloud Symposium in New York – he published some of his reflections here. I recommend you taking a look at this 7 minute recording of Mike’s presentation for a great introduction to the value and benefits of...

Interop 2011: Cloud Automation all over the place

We're keeping busy! This week we’ve been exhibiting at Interop 2011 in Las Vegas and the main takeaway was expected - Cloud Computing, Cloud Automation and Cloud Monitoring are the main buzzwords for IT professionals of today. The Green IT buzz with its cost saving message from a couple of...

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