Configuration Management and DevOps
- August 19, 2016
Software abstractions and automation may seem to muddy IT security waters, but with proper management, they can offer better visibility into an IT environment.
- July 29, 2016
DevOps benefits can be plentiful, even when the technology stack is not fully automated, says a software maker that's adopting Agile practices with its on-premises app.
- July 14, 2016
How does an organization with a large legacy infrastructure Chef up DevOps? Liberty Mutual, Target and Capital One offer guidance and lessons learned.
- July 13, 2016
Chef Automate bakes several tools into a single offering that hits the spot for many enterprises, though there is also overlap with existing tools.
- July 12, 2016
Chef CTO Adam Jacob dishes about Habitat, the company's reinvented configuration management tool, and how IT shops can automate their application builds and deployment.
- July 11, 2016
Chef CTO Adam Jacob explains how the company's new Chef Automate product gives IT pros insights across infrastructure automation, application automation, security and compliance.
- July 01, 2016
The language learning company uses multiple tools to make its DevOps environment run smoothly, but Docker has been the key to streamlining application releases.
- June 30, 2016
Ansible configuration management's roadmap points to more automation in more areas of the enterprise IT infrastructure.
- June 14, 2016
Relying on a third party for software as a service has its advantages, but also comes with the risk of dealing with outages like the one suffered by ChatOps tool Slack late last week.
- June 08, 2016
Full-stack DevOps automation can be done more easily today than ever before, but not every organization should do it.
- June 03, 2016
One of the founding fathers of DevOps says his focus lately is on how enterprise IT 'horses' adopt agile practices, rather than on early adopter tech 'unicorns.'
- May 23, 2016
Outdated compliance rules can mean automated deployment runs right up to the edge of the production environment -- and then comes to a screeching halt.
- May 20, 2016
Some IT pros argue container management supplants the need for configuration management tools like Puppet and Chef, while others say there's room for both.
- May 19, 2016
Developers and IT operations specialists alike have some requests for their fellow DevOps practitioners.
- May 13, 2016
For many companies, DevOps remains a long-term goal, and they are putting their own spin on how to best adopt it.