4 articles tagged with DevOps

The End Goal is Public Cloud

Published on Mar 22, 2016 at 5:19 PM MST by Tracey Flanders with (2) comments

Current state of IT? Cloudy The Enterprise IT environment in most companies today typically looks like this. Multiple private data centers (i.e private facilities), a few colocations, mostly virtualized with Private-like Clouds (almost always out of capacity), sprinkled with Public Cloud and some curiosity around how to make it all work (integration?). » read more

Planning for your IT Automation Team

Published on Aug 19, 2014 at 1:34 AM MST by Tracey Flanders with (1) comments

With constant infrastructure growth and the obsession to squeeze the most you can out of your hardware, automation should be on the top of your list. For those looking to save on operational costs, automating an entire platform build would save you a sizeable amount of time and resources.If you're lucky, you have an endless supply of IT superstars. » read more

DevOps, the Cultural Shift

Published on Aug 2, 2014 at 7:26 PM MST by Tracey Flanders with (0) comments

Let me first start by describing DevOps. It isn't necessarily a title or job description, it's a form of culture. If you've been in IT long enough, you know change is inevitable. » read more

What the Cloud IS and IS NOT

Published on Jul 29, 2014 at 5:13 PM MST by Tracey Flanders with (0) comments

Using the cloud will require habitual changes in the way IT resources are consumed. The traditional IT way of deploying applications is not a recommended method to place an enterprise into the cloud. Long term the costs will exceed the benefits. » read more