Ranger4 DevOps Blog

DevOps 2019

Posted by Helen Beal on Mon, Jan 7, 2019 @ 11:01 AM

Happy New Year one and all! Whilst time, or at least the Gregorian calendar, may be a human construct, I do enjoy the annual opportunity for navel gazing and setting intentions for a new dozen of months. I’ll be working with Zen koans daily in 2019 as part of my evolving interests in meditation and the brain. This however, represents my thoughts about the world of DevOps in the coming year, and is also a reflection on my thoughts on the same a year ago.

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Topics: DevOps Predictions, DevOps Leader, DevOps Toolchain, State of DevOps 2018, Value Stream Mapping

Architecting Your DevOps Toolchain: Advice from Forrester

Posted by Helen Beal on Mon, Sep 4, 2017 @ 13:09 PM

Leading IT Analyst, Forrester, just published their The Forrester Wave™: Continuous Delivery And Release Automation, Q3 2017 analysing part of the DevOps toolchain. We know from experience how hard it is for organisations to choose the tools to include in their toolchain and that decisions made today often need to be changed tomorrow as the technology landscape moves so fast. We recently stood up a new LinkedIn group to facilitate discussion around DevOps toolchains as a result of our customers asking us for more help, blueprints and examples of existing toolchains - feel free to join!

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Topics: DevOps Toolchain, Forrester Wave, DevOps Analysts, application release automation, Continuous Deployment