As defined by the DevOps Institute, DevOps is a culture and mindset shift which prescribes the union of people, processes, and products to enable continuous delivery of value to end-users. The contraction of “Dev” and “Ops” refers to replacing siloed Development and Operations to create multidisciplinary teams that now work together with shared and efficient practices and tools.
In a DevOps world, product owners, development engineers, QA testers, IT operations professionals and the InfoSec teams break down siloes by working together to ensure the organization succeeds. Working towards a common business-aligned goal enables the planned work to flow quickly from production to completion while achieving superior stability, reliability, availability, and security.
What DevOps is…
What DevOps is NOT…
✔ A Practice
✔ A Culture
✔ A Mindset
✔ Agile Operations
✔ Software Approach for Operations
✔ Fast IT Service Delivery
Ø A Permanent Team
Ø Siloed Teams
Ø A Profession
Ø Just a Software Tool
Ø Just Code Infrastructure
Ø A System Engineer
Ø Standard IT Service Management
Source: DevOps Institute
There are many reasons why organizations turn to DevOps to deliver more value more consistently. DevOps can help organizations: 1
Organizations that adopt DevOps can expect:2
According to DOI, DevOps can help businesses realize both higher-quality output and more reliably, at a faster pace, resulting in:
According to a recent DevSecOps Community Survey report, DevOps is gaining traction in sectors that require a high level of availability, reliability, and security — particularly healthcare, government, manufacturing, and banking services.
Source: DevSecOps Community Survey 2019
It’s no secret that some of the biggest names in Technology and the Fortune 500 are relying on DevOps to revolutionize their development, operations, and InfoSec practices. Here are a few businesses that have adopted DevOps in the last decade:
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