DevOps Benefits

There are many DevOps benefits.  Here are a few: Improved quality of software deployments.  Developing and testing more frequently produces a much improved quality product. Frequent software releases.  Having more frequent software releases gives the business what...

Software Testing Evolution

  Software testing has evolved and performed a more critical role in the software development lifecycle.  As you can see from the picture, software testing has grown increasingly more important since 1990.  When I started testing in the late 1990’s testing...

5 DevOps Best Practices

One of the latest trends within IT is DevOps.  It is especially true for those IT organizations that are following the Agile methodology.  Here are some best practices that need to be followed when establishing a DevOps practice: 1. Automate It is a good practice to...

Why is DevOps Important

Many people are asking.  Why are all these companies embracing DevOps?  The reason is simple.  Business is demanding faster turnaround on software development projects.  Waterfall methods are no longer a viable delivery cycle.  DevOps is creating competitive...

Top 6 DevOps Myths

DevOps is transforming the way IT is done.  Along with DevOps transformation, QA has to evolve and become more efficient.  As with any movement there is a vast amount of uncertainty and that drives the creation of myths regarding DevOps.  Here are a few: 1-DevOps...