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Making Matrixed Organizations Successful with DevOps

By Damon Edwards, Ben Grinnell, Gary Gruver, Suzette Johnson, Kaimar Karu, Terri Potts, Rosalind Radcliffe

Tactics for Transformation in a Less Than Optimal Organization

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While many IT organizations are moving away from matrixed organization, many organizations either can’t or won’t change.

The goal of this paper is to provide tactics for mitigating the drawbacks of a matrixed organization.

The paper details the organization attributes, the drawbacks of a matrixed organization with respect to desired DevOps attributes, and tactics your organization can use to mitigate these drawbacks.

  • Publication Date 2017
  • Pages 18

Features

  • Practical Guidance

    This paper provides practical guidance on how to successfully lead a DevOps transformation in a less than ideal situation.

  • Expert Authors

    This paper is written by experienced practitioners who have led their own successful DevOps transformations within large enterprise organizations.

  • DevOps Goals

    This paper also discusses the goals of DevOps org design, including the characteristics needed to be successful.

  • All Roles

    This paper is written for any change agent in an organization, no matter their role or experience.

About the Resource

While many IT organizations are moving away from matrixed organization, many organizations either can’t or won’t change.

The goal of this paper is to provide tactics for mitigating the drawbacks of a matrixed organization.

The paper details the organization attributes, the drawbacks of a matrixed organization with respect to desired DevOps attributes, and tactics your organization can use to mitigate these drawbacks.

Damon Edwards
Ben Grinnell
Gary Gruver
Suzette Johnson
Kaimar Karu
Terri Potts
Rosalind Radcliffe
Damon Edwards

Damon Edwards

Product at PagerDuty

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Ben Grinnell

Ben Grinnell

Evangelist for modern IT practices that help organisations use their technology to learn & act fast, safely and at scale

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Gary Gruver

Gary Gruver

Coauthor of Leading the Transformation

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Suzette Johnson

Suzette Johnson

Enterprise Lean-Agile Strategy and coach with an interest and passion for promoting and implementing Agile practices and DevOps in large-scale software/hardware systems environments. Primary customers are DoD and Federal government.

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Kaimar Karu

Kaimar Karu

Helping leaders navigate complexity, create digital strategies, and establish sustainable improvement practices. Former Minister of IT & Foreign Trade, Estonia.

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Terri Potts

Terri Potts

Retired

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Rosalind Radcliffe

Rosalind Radcliffe

IBM Fellow, CIO DevSecOps CTO

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