New project alert! Jenkins X is built on Jenkins’ shoulders but its focus lies on automating CI/CD for the cloud using Jenkins, as well as other open source tools including Kubernetes and Git. Let’s take a look under its hood.
“With Containers as a Service, regardless of what you plan to bake, you no longer have to build the kitchen first”
What’s in store for DevOps this year? Will cloud adoption continue to grow? Will containers-as-a-service gain momentum? What challenges should Kubernetes and Docker address in 2018? We talked with Peter Williams, CTO at CJC Ltd. about all this and more.
As the number of applications utilizing cloud technology grows, it is more expensive to have DevOps teams build each environment as a wild west project. The answer is to implement a cloud architecture that standardizes on stack-level operations. In this article, John Mathon gives some tips on building a better DevOps cloud.
How can you tell if a DevOps initiative is succeeding? Is it the number of tools that you’re using? How about lead time, deployment time, customer satisfaction, and performance? Is sleep part of the equation? In the last part of our interview series, nine DevOps influencers talk about the key metrics that matter and explain why you shouldn’t skip steps in the DevOps transformation cycle.
Agile or DevOps? In-office or remote? Open source or closed source software? The results of the GitLab 2018 Global Developer Report are in — let’s have a look at the highlights.
Are you adding more complexity than needed when hopping on the microservices trend? In this interview, Peter Eijgermans talks about the differences between a monolith and microservices, when to use each approach, and what tools to use when managing microservices.
Testing trends, automation challenges and more. The 2018 survey on testing trends conducted by Dimensional Research under the sponsorship of Sauce Labs, Inc. is out and draws our attention to the main testing trends of 2018 as well as the main challenges faced by development and testing professionals.
What’s the best way to get a DevOps job? Should you make yourself marketable as a DevOps engineer or do you only need to prove that you can play well with your colleagues? In the third part of our interview series, we asked nine DevOps influencers to weigh in on the skills one needs in order to become a DevOps engineer. Plus, we talked about the importance of DevSecOps.
New year, new JAX Magazine issue. What better way to celebrate the beginning of a new year than with a DevOps goody bag?
When should you buy a bird? When it’s going cheep! This week is your last chance to take advantage of the Early Bird offer for JAX DevOps 2018 – The offer ends on March 8th!
Soft skills or hard skills? DevOps with more Dev or more Ops? The 2018 Workplace Learning Report from LinkedIn is out and the results raise some serious questions on the importance of technical skills and developers’ role in Learning and Development trends as well as the implications of those trends for the role of DevOps.
How important is automation in a DevOps context and what are the areas where automation is really needed? That’s an easy one! In the second part of our interview series, nine DevOps influencers weigh in on the DevOps-automation link and talk about the importance of testing.
As ChatOps becomes more and more relevant in the DevOps ecosystem, Stride, Slack’s competitor opens its API to all developers in hope of giving the ultimate freedom for app customization.
DevOps is all about collaboration but it’s not always easy to put theory into practice. After we’ve solved this dilemma, we need to get past the “What is DevOps?” question and answer “Where do we start?” instead. We invited nine DevOps influencers to clear things up for you.