To start with DevOps, you have to tease out the whys and hows when working with operations teams, software development teams and upper management.
The US federal government has painted a horrible picture of digital transformation — one marred by multi-year project timelines, overspending and the Healthcare.gov website failures.
But now the feds are using practices like agile development and DevOps to change history and fuel the migration of digital services to the cloud.
The DevOps movement evolved to allow organizations to innovate fast and reduce risk. DevOps rethinks how software development and delivery occurs and it reshapes how IT is organized and how IT delivers value to the business. However, some “pure” DevOps ideas are difficult to implement in highly regulated, large enterprises.
Just as agile development solves an engineering bottleneck, microservices solve an architectural bottleneck.