According to the results of a new global study, commissioned by CA
Technologies, 72% of organizations have implemented some aspect of DevOps but
when the study took a closer look at the numbers, only 20% of DevOps users
have put all the parts in place to reap the full benefits of DevOps.
Unlike many IT-related concepts, DevOps doesn't revolve around a specific
type of technology, and it can't be classed as a methodology either. Indeed,
DevOps generally requires blending a number of different technologies,
skill-sets, tools and methods.
A useful way to think of DevOps is as a philosophy, i.e., a way of life for
those involved in software development, delivery and maintenance. In line
with this, cultural transformation to create cross-functional alignment and
harmony is key.
Success in practice requires a business-led approach, adequately skilled and
collaborative IT... (more)
In today's rapidly changing IT world, database experts who wish to remain
relevant must keep up-to-date on all kinds of technology - both
database-related and other.
DBAs should understand new data-related technologies but also other newer
technologies that interact with database systems. Don't ignore industry and
technology trends simply because you cannot immediately think of a
database-related impact. Many non-database-related "things" eventually find
their way into DBMS software and database applications. An example for that
is Agile methodologies, such as DevOps and Continu... (more)
The results of a new survey conducted by Delphix Corp., (a DBmaestro
partner) together with Gleanster Research show that DevOps is becoming more
and more popular, but there is a major disagreement on what DevOps means.
This is despite 75% of respondents saying that DevOps is either strongly or
So what are these widely divergent definitions of DevOps?
84% of participants picked the generally defined description that DevOps is
developers and system administrators working together to ease the transition
between development and production.
69% believe it is using i... (more)
VisualWebGui RIA Developer Journal on Ulitzer
Developers can register for the Code Challenge on-line from anywhere in the
In the first code challenge of its kind, Visual WebGui is offering a $10,000
and giving away prizes valued at thousands of dollars in their call to
developers to be the first to submit a Webmail application written by another
framework with fewer lines of code.
According to CEO Navot Peled, “Developers understand the importance of
being productive in a challenging economy environment by writing minimal
lines of code. It is significant on design time bu... (more)
DBmaestro (http://www.dbmaestro.com/), the pioneer and leading provider of
DevOps for Database solutions was named as one the 27 prominent vendors of
the DevOps tools market in Technavio’s Global DevOps Tools Market 2015-2019
report published last month. Other vendors listed in the report alongside
DBmaestro included Puppet Labs, Microsoft, CA Technologies, HP, Cisco, IBM,
VersionOne, Chef, Docker, Rally and Nolio.
TeamWork, DBmaestro’s flagship product, enables agile development,
continuous integration and continuous delivery for the database. TeamWork
supports the streamlining... (more)