Clearing the IT Ops Pipeline: Removing Obstacles to Agile Software Development from the Continuous Integration/Continuous Delivery and Deployment Cycle

As the demand for rapid delivery in digital services grows, software companies are looking for standardized ways to release products and upgrades in weeks instead of months, or in days instead of weeks. Many providers are now adopting the Continuous Integration / Continuous Delivery and Deployment (CI/CD) cycle of agile software development to address the high velocityRead More

Private Cloud For Sub 250-Server Environments

Midsized enterprises are the growth engines of the economy. They represent one percent of all US companies while generating nearly 30 percent of corporate revenue. To compete against larger rivals, midsize enterprises have to rely on faster speed of execution, greater pricing flexibility and deeper customer relationships. IT organizations in these enterprises face unique challenges.Read More

Cloud Managed Datacenter: The Path to Cloud Based IT

Over the last two decades, we have seen three major shifts in the IT and application development industry: infrastructure, application delivery, and application development.  I’ll look at these three trains that are colliding now and make a case for why we need cloud managed datacenters today and why it is the only way private cloudsRead More