Software development organizations that have implemented ITIL or one of its variants often ask me how the framework will be phased out as we start implementing DevOps processes. A few organizations have started taking steps to do away with ITIL… Continue Reading
Many modern soothsayers predicted that ITIL will cease to exist when DevOps pace picks up. Well, DevOps has picked up rapidly in the last couple of years, and there is no talk of ITIL giving way to something else in… Continue Reading
In ITIL, you have probably heard of Continual Service Improvement, and in DevOps, there are processes such as Continuous Integration and Continuous Delivery. If you notice closely, the word that I am using with ITIL is continual and the one… Continue Reading
SCENARIO: A major release has gone bust, taking down an e-commerce site for sixteen minutes. In this scenario, when a major release tanks, operational and development teams start firefighting almost immediately. Later they roll back the change. When the rollback… Continue Reading
Today, there is a need for collaboration. You tend to bring diverse worlds together, in hope that the synergies will help in the expansion revolution. What about the marriage between ITIL and DevOps? Can it survive? Read on to find out… Continue Reading
DevOps is a combination of two words – development and operations. When these two areas of IT are amalgamated, you literally get DevOps. There is a whole lot more to it than meets the eye!
DevOps is just not a nomenclature to refer to the development and the operations in a single vein. It is a change in organizational culture, transformation of processes, and leveraging on technology to speed up software development. Continue Reading