Devops is a big deal nowadays, and there’s a variety of ways people describe it and its benefits. Here we’ll move past the fluffy characterization involving developers and operations working together joyously—not to mention the outright wrong characterization of one superrole that does it all—and get to the heart of what devops is really about. Then we’ll go into what’s driving it, and why it’s something you should be doing.
What is devops?
Here’s the fluff-free take:
Devops is the push to bring the development, test, infrastructure and operations domains under software management and control. It does this through the aggressive pursuit of integration, standardization and automation.
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