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Recorded Webinar – Everyone is talking about DevOps. IT job titles are being changed to “DevOps engineer”. But what is DevOps? And why should you care?

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Everyone is talking about DevOps. The job title of all IT staff seem to be changing to “DevOps engineer”. But what is DevOps? And where does it come from? And most important, why should you care? If you have heard of these terms and want to know what their value for you might be, or if […]

‘DevOps – A Business Perspective’ – an interview with Oleg Skrynnik

DevOps - A Business Perspective

Following the recent launch of the new EXIN DevOps Foundation certification, EXIN spoke to Oleg Skrynnik – the author of the official literature DevOps – A Business Perspective. We asked him about his thoughts on DevOps including its potential, certification value and how to get started on a career in DevOps!   DevOps has recently […]

Lean, Agile, and DevOps: How to make them play well together with Mike Orzen – Recorded Webinar

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Recently, EXIN teamed up with Mike Orzen, known as the “Father of Lean IT”, for a webinar to explore the relationship between Service Management, Lean, Agile, and DevOps. The 1-hour webinar looked at the way in which seemingly different approaches in the IT field can actually work together harmoniously.   There is an interesting development in the […]

EXIN DevOps Foundation launch set for January 2019

What is DevOps?

The launch of EXIN DevOps Foundation has the team at EXIN looking back at the history of DevOps. DevOps is turning 10 years old next year, which makes it one of the youngest software development methodologies out there. But, for anyone who was still asking themselves if DevOps was a passing trend or not, it’s safe to […]

Building a DevOps Culture – Speed, Risk, Patience & Trust

DevOps Culture

DevOps Culture – Before we begin: DevOps is a set of practices that automates the processes between software development and IT teams, in order that they can build, test, and release software faster and more reliably. The concept of DevOps is founded on building a culture of collaboration between teams that historically functioned in relative […]

DevOps: Indispensable for Agile work – with Danny Higler

An interview with Danny Higler, Agile Trainer and Coach at Wemanity With the rise of DevOps, there seems to be a new trend within the world of developing and managing applications. Where the need to work effectively and efficiently is higher than ever before, DevOps enables organizations to adapt quickly and at a high level […]

What is DevOps? A Brief Overview

What is DevOps?

DevOps adoption has increased enormously over a short period of time. This emerging trend has a big impact on the way organizations handle their IT. DevOps is sometimes described as a flexible philosophy, not a standard or a framework with prescriptive processes. So, what is DevOps really? DevOps is About Collaboration At the 2008 Agile Toronto Conference, […]

SIAM and DevOps – 3 Reasons why they are an Excellent Combination

SIAM and DevOps

Two of the hottest new trends in IT are SIAM and DevOps. These phenomena bring many opportunities to organizations. What will happen when both are combined? The possibilities are endless. SIAM and DevOps in a DevOps Culture SIAM or Service Integration and Management is all about the integration of services. DevOps is designed to deliver […]

DevOps Philosophy – 4 Core Beliefs about DevOps

DevOps Philosophy

Unlike Agile, DevOps lacks a manifesto. Still, there are some people who have tried to formulate a DevOps philosophy. After looking into some existing DevOps definitions, we take a look at the DevOps practice of successful organizations. Gartner: DevOps Philosophy is Tool-Centric Gartner calls DevOps ‘not a market, but a tool-centric philosophy that supports a continuous delivery value chain’, […]