DevOps for PaaS Video Chat

I had the opportunity last week to participate in a Google Hangout Video Chat with some of the leading industry experts in the field of DevOps and PaaS. Accompanying me were: Moderator: James Governor (@monkchips), Redmonk Analyst and Moderator Brian Massey (@brym13), IBM, Senior Product Manager, PureSystems Mark Willemse, ING, Executive IT Teamleader Customer Intelligence…

Monetate’s 12 step program for continuous deployment

I had the opportunity recently to attend a DevOps talk by Jeff Horowitz of Monetate. He was followed that night by a John Allspaw from Etsy. I will write about that talk in a later post. I found Jeff’s talk very interesting. His talk was titled ‘DevOps in a Cloud of Failure’. The essence of his…

Understanding DevOps – Part 1: Defining DevOps

DevOps, like any new technology or tech related movement that comes to the industry, has become a buzzword. Everyone talks about it, not everyone knows what it is all about and worst of all, many of those who claim to do it are doing a terrible job. There are some excellent examples of companies who…