Category: devops

How DevOps and security teams can get along better

How DevOps and security teams can get along better

Are we stuck in a rut? DevOps – Agile software development has been with us for nearly two decades since the original Manifesto was published. Software development and IT teams all strive for better software that responds to customer needs, broadly in line with the principles of agile. However, there are still problems that exist…
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AI-Driven DevOps With RPA tools

AI-Driven DevOps With RPA tools

DevOps – Robotic process automation (RPA), which essentially is a software used to capture and interpret existing applications for the purpose of automating IT processes across the organization, has gained a lot of traction across enterprises over the past few years. RPA automates rules-based tasks; hence, it is important to identify the problem and all…
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The culture shift in your DevOps environment

The culture shift in your DevOps environment

Incorporating best security practices into DevOps is not only good for your company and your product – it’s good for your teams. DevOps – With the continual vulnerabilities being exploited in applications today it’s important to shed some more light in this area. Many developers and senior tech leaders haven’t yet made the mental switch…
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Big Data Testing For DevOps And Agile: Are Your Installations Keeping Up?

Big Data Testing For DevOps And Agile: Are Your Installations Keeping Up?

DevOps – It’s a generally accepted maxim that the business community’s fascination with big data, which started in the mid-2000s, ran out of steam about five years ago. But that’s only partly true. While the talking points have shifted to DevOps, Agile, AI and machine learning, big data never left the scene. On the contrary:…
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Why DevOps is (still) a work in progress

Why DevOps is (still) a work in progress

DevOps was supposed to fix everything, right? Okay well maybe not everything, but the coming together of Dev (developers) and Ops (operations) under the umbrella that is DevOps was meant to give us a new way of building software with greater team proximity that would ultimately result in better end products for the user. Don’t…
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Your DevOps Initiatives Are Failing: Here’s How to Win

Your DevOps Initiatives Are Failing: Here’s How to Win

Everyone wants to do DevOps, but not everyone understands how to do it. While most organizations understand the benefits successful DevOps brings to the business, they don’t understand how to get there. Harvard Business Review recently found 86 percent of respondents want to build and deploy software more quickly, but only 10 percent are successful…
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DevOps security checklist requires proper integration

DevOps security checklist requires proper integration

There are a lot of moving parts to adding security into a DevOps environment. Using application testing DevOps security tools are key to the equation. DevOps – Developers often see security as a drag on software projects, both in terms of time and budget. Time is a particularly critical component in modern continuous development practices,…
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DevOps security checklist requires proper integration

DevOps security checklist requires proper integration

There are a lot of moving parts to adding security into a DevOps environment. Using application testing DevOps security tools are key to the equation. DevOps – Developers often see security as a drag on software projects, both in terms of time and budget. Time is a particularly critical component in modern continuous development practices,…
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Why This Cloud Expert Says Successful DevOps Is A Marathon, Not A Sprint

Why This Cloud Expert Says Successful DevOps Is A Marathon, Not A Sprint

DevOps, a portmanteau of “development” and “operations,” is a system of combining technologies that increase automation, collaboration and rapid iteration to drive measurable ROI for a host of organizations, including software developers, startups and established enterprises. Improving development by increasing team efficiency seems straightforward and simple enough but, in practice, it’s a complex art that…
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Why Security And DevOps Must Coexist

I recently had the pleasure of moderating a lively discussion with security leaders at the SINET Innovation Summit 2019 in New York. The conversation explored one central question: Can security and DevOps coexist? DevOps is a well-adopted practice that fosters an agile relationship between development and IT operations by advocating better communication and collaboration between…
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