software security - DevSecOps

From Zero to DevSecOps: How to Implement Security at the Speed of DevOps

Thursday, October 01, 2020

The following is a guest post from Sharon Sharin, product marketing manager at WhiteSource.DeDe DevOps has become a popular buzzword in the software development industry. Many organizations have already embraced the DevOps methodology, but what about security? A common concern is that adding security to DevOps practices will severely slow down development processes, but this doesn’t need …

Technical debt management - Cloudbees Flow

Technical Debt Management with Feature Flags: Strategy & Best Practices

Thursday, July 30, 2020

Technical debt is accumulated as unmanaged flags accrue in an application’s code. And the associated marginal gain (i.e. each unmanaged flag added) directly impacts the amount of time and resources needed for testing. This can lead to more serious issues with the affected development, performance/testing and product processes becoming more expensive. As software teams grow …

DORA 18 numbers

10 Do’s of DevOps Webinar with Gene Kim: Key Technical Practices

Thursday, May 14, 2020

This blog post was originally posted at https://electric-cloud.com/blog/technical-practices-devops/ This month we hosted Gene Kim, co-author of The Phoenix Project and other great DevOps books, and our own Anders Wallgren, CTO of Electric Cloud, for a webinar discussion focused on key technical practices for DevOps. But why focus on technical practices? DevOps isn’t about tools – it’s about …

Mind the gap

Crossing the Cloud Adoption Gap

Thursday, April 16, 2020

The cloud takeover is in full force. According to a recent report by Forrester: cloud adoption continues to accelerate at breakneck speeds, posting big numbers in 2018: 60% of enterprise businesses rely in some way on public cloud platforms 5x growth in cloud adoption since 2014 Hybrid and multi-cloud deployments are also on the rise And that’s across all industries. …

organizational design

Incongruent Organizational Design and Misaligned Incentives: 7 Deadly Diseases of DevOps

Thursday, February 06, 2020

We continue our seven-part blog series as we explore “Misalignment of Incentives” and “Incongruent Organizational Design” and how they are hindering IT organizational success. Misalignment of incentives has to do with siloed teams within an organization working towards different goals or incentives. When every team in an organization is trying to deliver software in their …