Resources

Whitepapers and Reports

Betting Big on DevOps in Financial Services

Financial services organizations, like every other sector, are facing huge competitive pressures and are making big bets on DevOps practices as the foundation of their digital transformation, yet many challenges remain. This white paper lays out a blueprint for DevOps success that addresses the unique issues facing the industry.

Gartner Application Release Orchestration Critical Capabilities

Gartner Scores Electric Cloud Highest Across All Critical Capabilities Use Cases for Application Release Orchestration.

Best Practices for Docker and Microservices at Scale

This whitepaper introduces the concepts behind containers and microservices, their challenges and advantages, and explains what to look for when considering a solution.

Videos and Webinars

ElectricFlow Demo Video

Watch this 6-minute demo video to see how ElectricFlow makes painful releases a thing of the past. Integrate all your disconnected tools, easily manage automated or manual based release processes with reusable template based release pipelines, onboard teams and projects quickly with a comprehensive DevOps self-service catalog, and support all your teams – whether they’re doing cloud-native and Kubernetes or traditional and legacy.

 

Get Loose! Microservices and Loosely Coupled Architectures – Featuring Jez Humble

Jez Humble and Anders Wallgren review the results of the 2017 State of DevOps Report and discuss how the right architecture helps teams achieve Continuous Delivery. They share tips for enabling “hybrid” monolithic + microservices pipelines; Strategies to coordinate, integrate, test, deploy, and release hybrid apps safely; and ideas to future-proof your delivery pipelines.

10 Do’s for DevOps: Technical Practices with Gene Kim

Charting a course for DevOps success isn’t just about transforming culture and processes – it’s about technology too! The good news? DevOps technical practices are things you can start doing now to kick your transformation into high gear. Join Gene Kim and Anders Wallgren as they share 10 key technical practices for DevOps that will help you scale CI/CD, modernize traditional releases, and release faster.

Continuous Delivery 101

The Importance of Automating the End to End Pipeline for Continuous Delivery

Manual, error-prone and slow handoffs between silos and your myriad of point tools can kill your DevOps and Continuous Delivery implementation. Read this paper to learn how to identify issues that will prevent an effective Continuous Delivery pipeline and how to avoid common mistakes when implementing CD.

Overcoming Jenkins Sprawl: Going from CI to CD with ElectricFlow

Software is everywhere. And accelerating the delivery and quality of that software can mean the difference between merely surviving, and thriving.

The Journey to Enterprise Continuous Delivery

It is increasingly common to hear businesses describe themselves as software-driven enterprises. From government agencies to companies across all industries, software has become more prominent in addressing faster time to market, competition, and the need for innovation.

Industry Reports

Gartner Magic Quadrant for Application Release Orchestration

For the third year in a row, Gartner named Electric Cloud as a ‘Leader’ in the Gartner Application Release Orchestration (ARO) Magic Quadrant. Read this report to discover the critical requirements and capabilities for Application Release Orchestration and Gartner’s recommendations for the best vendors and solutions to consider.

The Forrester Wave™: Continuous Delivery and Release Automation, 2018

Download the full Forrester Wave research report to learn how Continuous Delivery (CD) and Application Release Automation (ARA) helps improve the speed and quality of the software releases, The requirements that organizations should be looking for in an ARA solution; and why Forrester recognized Electric Cloud as a Leader in this latest report.

3 Critical Keys to DevOps Success: Lessons from Forrester Research & Electric Cloud Customers Intel, NetEnt and Somos

– Learn how NetEnt transformed their deployments and went from an 18-months process to under 2 weeks
– Learn how Somos decomposed their application into microservices
– Learn how Intel drives DevOps with a self-service QA & test automation repository.

Product Documentation and Demos

ElectricFlow Product Overview

ElectricFlow is the industry’s first unified Application Release Orchestration platform for DevOps and Continuous Delivery built for enterprise scale and designed to automate the software development lifecycle through building, testing and deployment.

ElectricAccelerator Datasheet

ElectricAccelerator® is a build and test acceleration platform for make- based, Android AOSP, Embedded Linux, BitBake, and Visual Studio build environments that intelligently and automatically parallelizes software tasks across clusters of physical or cloud CPUs to dramatically lower build and test cycle times.

Cloud Dynamic Environments- Automated Deployment

Technical Brief: ElectricFlow Dynamic Cloud Environments

This technical brief provides an overview of the features built into ElectricFlow to support application deployments to dynamic cloud environments.