What to automate? Which parts of the delivery process are good candidates? Which applications will benefit from automation? At first, those sound like silly questions. Automate all your repetitive processes. If you think that you'll do the same thing manually more than once, automate it. Why would you waste your creative potential and knowledge by doing things that are much better done by scripts? Yet, an average company does not adhere to that logic. Why is that? ...
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DEVOPSdigest offers the following types of content:
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Content on DEVOPSdigest can be found in multiple ways. First, the latest posts of any type of content can all be found on the home page. The center column includes all recent Feature Articles, as well as featured blogs (DEVOPS Blog and Vendor Forum). All recent posts to The DEVOPS Blog, Vendor Forum, Industry News and Editor Blog can be found on the home page in the right column.
Content can also be found on pages for each content type, accessed via the top navigation bar. Content types available via the top nav bar include:
■ DEVOPS Blog (tab = Blog)
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■ Industry News (tab = News)
■ White Papers (tab = Papers)
■ Free Tools (tab = Tools)
The Editor Blog is not included on the top nav bar, but a link to the Editor Blog can be found on every page on the bottom of the left column.
Also on every page of the site, in the left column, are lists of all the Upcoming Webinars, as well as the most recent 5 On-Demand Webinars and most recent 5 White Papers. A list of all Webinars and White Papers can be found on their respective pages, accessible via the top nav bar.
The latest list of Industry News posts is in the right column on the home page, under the Vendor Forum list. On interior pages of the site, a short version of the Industry News list can be found at the bottom of the left column, under Webinars and White Papers. A complete list of Industry News can still be found on the Industry News page, accessible under the "News" tab on the top nav bar.
A list called "The Latest" can be found on most pages in the center, under the main content of that page. For example, it can be found under most articles and blogs. The Latest includes the most recent features and blogs (DEVOPS Blog and Vendor Forum) that have posted to DEVOPSdigest. The Latest does not include new Industry News, White Papers, Webinars, Free Tools or Editor Blogs.
I'd love to see more security automation deeply integrated into the development process. Everybody knows since the 1990s that security as an afterthought just doesn't work, yet we keep doing it. The reason, I think, is because it's very hard to automate security ...
DEVOPSdigest asked experts from across the IT industry for their opinions on what steps in the SDLC should be automated. Part 5, the final installment, covers deployment and production ...
DEVOPSdigest asked experts from across the IT industry for their opinions on what steps in the SDLC should be automated. Part 4 is all about security ...
DEVOPSdigest asked experts from across the IT industry for their opinions on what steps in the SDLC should be automated. Part 3 covers the development environment and the infrastructure ...
DEVOPSdigest asked experts from across the IT industry for their opinions on what steps in the SDLC should be automated. Part 2 covers the coding process ...
Everyone talks about automating the software development lifecycle (SDLC) but the first question should be: What should you automate? With this question in mind, DEVOPSdigest asked experts from across the IT industry for their opinions on what steps in the SDLC should be automated. Part 1 starts with by-far the most popular recommendation: Testing ...
Halloween is a time for all things spooky, but not when it comes to your mobile app experience. A poor experience can not only scare off your customers but keep them away for good ...
As organizations have embraced open source, they have become polyglot — using multiple programming languages and technology stacks to accomplish software and hardware related tasks. Enterprises are caught between the benefits provided by a polyglot environment and the complexities and challenges these environments bring. Ultimately, if the situation remains unchecked, polyglot will kill your enterprise ...
Factor 5 of the Twelve-Factor App relates more to processes and advises strictly separating the build and run stages. The emphasis is on identifying and separating each stage of app development, and encouraging automation between each so as to accelerate the process ...