Scripting Scheduling and IT Orchestration
- October 04, 2017
IT ops pros often hear that DevOps calls for them to script, code and serve up automated infrastructure for developers. But where should aspiring SREs begin?
- June 29, 2017
Sys admins look to infrastructure-as-code tools, such as CloudFormation and Terraform, to keep up with rapidly changing infrastructure, but those tools are also evolving.
- June 12, 2017
It takes some effort and skill to ramp up IT automation, and the monetary return on investment will be murky at best. So why do we do it?
- May 24, 2017
IT pros in DevOps shops want compliance and security to be the next things they automate, but people with the right skills are tough to find.
- May 18, 2017
The challenges an IT organization faces today are daunting, not least because the majority of them -- budget control, process planning -- have nothing to do with technology.
- May 18, 2017
Kubernetes is notoriously difficult to deploy in private data centers. EBay's Suneet Nandwani explains the company's answer to Kubernetes management: TessMaster.
- May 05, 2017
Some in IT operations believe that IT automation platforms will make their jobs obsolete, but that's far from reality in large enterprises.
- March 03, 2017
Docker repackaged its container management tools in an effort to sweeten the appeal to enterprises.
- February 20, 2017
Seeking to improve the workflow efficiencies of corporate IT shops, ServiceNow incorporates IBM's cognitive technology with its services automation platform.
- December 27, 2016
IT pros foresee proactive monitoring and container automation will be de rigueur in 2017 to lay the groundwork for serverless architectures and true continuous deployment.
- November 23, 2016
Every IT shop is different, which means implementations of DevOps are just as diverse. A cross-functional group of DevOps adherents shares what success looks like in action.
- November 14, 2016
As IT shops strive for competitive advantage with their web-based applications and services, an increasing number are turning to various flavors of autonomic computing.
- October 19, 2016
Forward-thinking IT pros are peering around the corner at the IT trends they'll need to plan around in the coming year. Here's the short list -- how ready are you?
- October 13, 2016
Does a set of container standards being nurtured by Google and Red Hat represent a threat to Docker? IT industry observers weigh in.
- August 31, 2016
Several enterprises -- including a famous AWS early adopter -- say they're moving to VMware tools for DevOps, despite the challenges of managing their own back ends.