It’s hard to believe that DevOps Enterprise Summit San Francisco 2016
(DOES16) ended just a few short weeks ago.
The event was a monumental success with more than 1,300 attendees, 86
speakers, 72 sessions and six DevOps Workshops that were new additions to
this year’s schedule.
DevOps luminaries representing a variety of industries – from airline to
retail to financial services – shared their experience reports and real
world DevOps implementation examples over three packed days. This resulted in
a multitude of knowledge sharing and collaborative learning that attendees
brought home with them to help foster DevOps adoption in the enterprise.
While there was plenty of buzz happening at the conference, there was just as
much of a buzz happening online as well. Leading up to, during, and after the
show, numerous media outlets covered the top stories, highlights and tren... (more)
At Electric Cloud, we’re seeing an almost exponential growth in our
customers’ interest in microservices and containers, even though we’re
still in the early days of their use.
The promise of microservices is that you can divide and conquer the problem
of a large application by breaking it down into its constituent services and
what each one actually accomplishes. Each can be supported by an independent
team. You get to the point where you can break the limits on productivity
that Fred Brooks described in his book, The Mythical Man-month.
Aside from being able to throw more peop... (more)
Microservices and container adoption promises an ideal where everything is a
microservice packaged in a container. New functionality gets built quickly
and delivered instantly across multiple clouds and environments. Everyone
will enjoy speed, flexibility, predictability, restful nights, and regular
family meals because of a microservices architecture and container
Then there’s the reality.
We’re still in the very early days of the container lifecycle. Tools are
native to the container engine, which fragments development and deployment.
No one container engine... (more)
Welcome to another round-up of the latest news in DevOps, Agile and
Continuous Delivery. This week’s news focus on DevOps’ rising adoption
rates and how it will impact the future of business in any industry. In fact,
some are calling DevOps a necessary skill to learn for a successful career
in tech. Pretty soon there will be a time where people can’t recall a day
without DevOps – and we are certainly excited to be a part of that future!
Continue reading for more on the latest modern software delivery news and
trends, and, as always, stay tuned to all the news coming
from @Electr... (more)
As enterprises continue their DevOps journeys and strive towards Continuous
Delivery (CD), there is strong demand for solutions and tools that will
improve software application development and delivery pipelines. In this
quest for better software faster, Microservices have emerged as a solution to
the limitations presented by monolithic legacy applications.
With Microservices, teams have the opportunity to break free from being tied
to monolithic-style single release cycles for any and all improvements or
updates. This enables the scaling of teams and applications to meet speed an... (more)