DevOps | Regardless of how they work together, config data matters

White Paper

Author: Benny Van de Sompele

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DevOps nirvana

Firstly, achieving DevOps nirvana does not happen overnight. As a result, many organizations are in the transition towards the ideal set up. As a result, that nirvana takes time. However, for every milestone reached in the transformation process, there are many benefits. But, in contrast, there are also new challenges.

Therefore, this White Paper sets out three broad DevOps scenarios. With the intention to discuss the relationship between Dev & Ops, so the specific benefits you’ll gain can be explored. Specifically, from a configuration data management point of view.

Under these circumstances, there’s no such thing as good or bad DevOps. So, Benny Van de Sompele outlines the perks of each scenario, providing three key broad ways of working.

In reality, most DevOps teams are still separate. That means the nirvana is, for many large organizations, still far away. However, that doesn’t mean there’s no value in assessing the steps you can take right now. With that in mind, you’ll be better prepared for the future …

Author Bio

Benny Van De Sompele
Co-Founder & CTO

Benny turned his experience from implementing Continuous Delivery for enterprise applications (at companies such as CA Technologies, Nolio and Oblicore) into a software platform that’s carving the way for modern DevOps teams to fully automate the config data within their entire application estate and across every stage of the application life cycle.

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Further reading on DevOps

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