• Don’t Throw Out Jenkins for CI Just Yet

    Don’t Throw Out Jenkins for CI Just Yet

    Continuous integration needs to mature, there is no doubt.  But that does not mean you need to dump one CI server for another.  Companies often come to us looking for a continuous integration process designed for the enterprise. They ask ‘what should we use to replace Jenkins for enterprise CI?’  My first question is “what
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  • CA Technologies Tops ‘Single Pane of Glass’ Product List

    CA Technologies Tops ‘Single Pane of Glass’ Product List

    CA Technologies has been recognized by Enterprise Management Associates (EMA) as part of their Ten Priorities for Hybrid Cloud, Containers and DevOps in 2017 report. CA Unified Infrastructure Management (CA UIM) was identified as one of the top three products for Single Pane of Glass Monitoring along with two products from Cloud Fabrix. According to the report, “EMA’s top
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  • Agentless Release Automation for Continuous Delivery

    Agentless Release Automation for Continuous Delivery

    Agentless release automation is the correct choice for the lean data center pursuing DevOps and continuous delivery.  After years of experience working with server based build systems, I say this with absolute confidence.  I know firsthand what headache agents can cause in builds.  Repeating this architecture in the deployment process is just wrong.  Before making
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  • DevOps Enterprise Summit 2017 – First Speakers Announced

    DevOps Enterprise Summit 2017 – First Speakers Announced

    IT Revolution has just announced the first round of speakers for DevOps Enterprise Summit (DOES) San Francisco 2017. The event, hosted by IT Revolution and founding partner, Electric Cloud takes place November 13–15, 2017 at the Hilton San Francisco Union Square. Early Bird pricing is now open, offering a 20 percent discounted rate on tickets. Event organizers
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  • Streamlining DevOps Automation – News from Electric Cloud

    Streamlining DevOps Automation – News from Electric Cloud

    DevOps is transforming the face of IT Operations, and we are constantly seeing company announcements of new platforms and applications aimed at streamlining the DevOps pipeline. Electric Cloud is widely regarded as a leader in DevOps automation and continuous delivery and they have just announced a new version of ElectricFlow, providing a new, programmatic way
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  • BMC Introduces New DevOps Capabilities

    BMC Introduces New DevOps Capabilities

    As part of its strategy to empower developers and continue to drive DevOps innovation in multi-cloud environments, BMC has introduced Control-M Workbench, a no-cost, self-service, standalone development environment. This new capability accelerates application delivery and improves application quality for organizations driving innovation to market in an ever-increasingly competitive digital business economy. Control-M Workbench expands the capability of the Control-M
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  • Nicole Forsgren and John Willis Join Electric Cloud Strategic Advisory Board

    Nicole Forsgren and John Willis Join Electric Cloud Strategic Advisory Board

    Electric Cloud, a leader in DevOps Release Automation and Continuous Delivery, today announced the addition of Dr. Nicole Forsgren and John Willis to their Strategic Advisory Board. Forsgren and Willis join existing board members Gene Kim (founder of IT Revolution and co-author of “The Phoenix Project” and “The DevOps Handbook”) and Gary Gruver (author and president of Gruver Consulting, LLC), who have been
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  • The 2017 State of DevOps Report – Read it NOW!

    The 2017 State of DevOps Report – Read it NOW!

    Essential Reading for IT Professionals It is virtually impossible to attend a technology conference in 2017 without DevOps being on the program in one form or another. DevOps practices are being adopted rapidly, the way we work in technology is changing, if we don’t accept this change and move with it then we will quickly
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