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Speeding and Scaling the DevOps Enterprise

One hundred percent growth in attendees is an impressive number for 2015’s DevOps Enterprise Summit (1200 attendees in 2015 from 600 in 2014). Yet it still pales in comparison to the growth in delivery frequency reported by several speakers at the conference, from Capital One‘s 6x increase to a reported 25x increase in release delivery at Bank of America. DevOps
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The Andon Cord

The origin of the word  “Andon” in Japanese comes from the use of traditional lighting equipment using a fire burning lamp made out of paper and bamboo.  This “Andon” idea was later translated for use in manufacturing in Japan.  The “Andon” became used as a signal to highlight an anomaly (i.e., a flashing light).  This signal would be used to
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What are the biggest challenges for DevOps practitioners?

Find out at DevOps Enterprise Summit 2015 coming up on October 19–21. In the busy month of October, spending three days attending a conference is a significant commitment of time and money, whether you live in San Francisco or San Paulo. To make sure it is worth that time, we have spent the last twelve months searching out the biggest problems that
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What’s new at DevOps Enterprise Summit 2015

We’re really excited about the programming we have planned for the DevOps Enterprise Summit 2015. Here are some things you may have expected: We will bring back more of your favorite presenters Tell new chapters in stories of transformation and acceleration Introduce an exciting new set of top experts, case studies, and practitioner-led research We also have a really unexpected surprise. Let me explain… During
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A Sneak Peek of DevOps Enterprise Summit 2015

Accelerate your DevOps Journey + Get 10% off your ticket Only 6 more weeks until the industry’s best practitioners share their stories of IT transformation and acceleration. The DevOps Enterprise Summit (#DOES15) will gather the best practitioners, thinkers, and innovators in the DevOps space. Whether you’re well on your way in your own efforts to adopt DevOps practices, or just
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What’s Your Sigma?

Are you a one in a million?  This is a tongue in cheek post that might shed a little bit of light on statistics. The other day I was having an interesting conversation with a successful entrepreneur friend of mine and we were discussing how hard it is to get a startup exit let alone more than one.  I have
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Q&A: Gary Gruver and Tommy Mouser, authors of Leading the Transformation: Applying Agile and DevOps Principles at Scale

We asked coauthors Gary Gruver and Tommy Mouser to answer a few questions about the challenges and triumphs with large-scale DevOps transformations. You also can download an excerpt of Leading the Transformation or learn a little more about this latest publishing effort here at IT Revolution. Enjoy! What problems do you see executives struggling with as they lead an enterprise-level
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About the Book: Leading the Transformation

Gary Gruver and Tommy Mouser wrote Leading the Transformation: Applying Agile and DevOps Principles at Scale based on their decades of combined experience leading enterprise-level IT transformations at both HP and Macy’ According to coauthor Gary Gruver, the book is written as a “quick, easy-to-read guide for executives to learn about the new development approaches and how to lead their
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Introducing the next phase of publishing for IT Revolution!

At IT Revolution, we see our role as finding more ways to help bring DevOps theories, practices, and tools to the widest possible audience. In the past year, we’ve worked hard on that in a variety of ways: DevOps Enterprise Summit – The 2014 Summit sold out, so we have expanded it for 2015. The conference brings together the best
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2015 State of DevOps Report

Today, we are really excited to announce the publication of the 2015 State of DevOps Report. This is our third year of creating the Report with Puppet Labs, and we couldn’t be happier with the results. The Report shows again that organizations that use DevOps practices deploy faster without affecting reliability and stability. We found there is one question that
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