June 3, 2020

Site Reliability Engineering: Monitoring and Observability

We have become accustomed to seeing developers developing software and not being overly concerned with monitoring, which is frequently assumed to be IT operations work. With DevOps initiatives, this view changes and developers also need to consider the operational aspects, starting from the design, through the CICD pipeline and extending to the post-deployment running of the service.
May 27, 2020

How to Develop DevOps Employees: Focus on Habits and Skills

While you can be trained and certified in many ways, the real benefit of adding new is when habits are changed. In this article, the focus is on how you can drive this change to establish the necessary habits in your organization, ensuring a successful DevOps implementation. And of course improved performance in and across your teams
May 26, 2020

Discussing DevSecOps with DevOps Institute Global Ambassador, Mark Peters

Mark works in cybersecurity as the Information Assurance Lead/Security Engineer at Technica Corporation supporting a US Air Force cyber weapon system. He’s an agile leader, DevOps integrator, authored ‘Cashing in on Cyberpower’ and draws heavily from his twenty-two years serving in the US AIr Force. He’s a speaker, mentor, trainer and coach.
May 22, 2020

The Dawn of Site Reliability Engineering: SRE Fuelling the Journey Towards Digital Reinvention

The day to day responsibilities of IT development and operations team are continuously evolving. Once upon a time there were separate development and operation teams in an organization operating in silos. Thereafter came DevOps to build, deploy, run and manage systems together breaking the silos. This was a great improvement. However, there were still many unanswered questions.
May 21, 2020

DevOps Institute Certification Spotlight with Jack Maher

As a digital transformation evangelist, Jack’s mission is to build an open community of digital transformation professionals and stakeholders to share journeys along common paths. He is also co-organizer of the DevOpsDays Columbus conference and the monthly DevOps Columbus Meetup group.
May 20, 2020

DevOps Foundation versus SRE Foundation

DevOps Institute, which is dedicated to advancing the human elements of DevOps, pioneered in bringing collective knowledge on DevOps from across the Globe since 2015. In January 2020 it introduced the SRE Foundation course based on the service management approach introduced by Google.
May 19, 2020

Career Inspiration and Upskilling Insights with DevOps Institute Global Ambassador, Anurag Sharma

Anurag is an IT service delivery management professional, DevOps and SRE evangelist with strong strategic development skills and the ability to drive, innovate and improve service delivery. He has authored two books
May 18, 2020

Bring Chaos Engineering to Your Legacy CD/CI Pipeline

In an increasingly distributed world we often ask ourselves if continuous delivery can accommodate legacy software systems and if we can use chaos engineering to improve reliability in these environments. There is frequently an assumption that legacy can’t be agile or an attitude that its future is uncertain but sure to be short.
May 14, 2020

God’s Eye for your Hybrid Cloud Services

The God’s Eye makes me think about hybrid cloud monitoring approaches. The new normal is cloud; nearly every organization on the planet is taking advantage of cloud technologies in some form or another. Cloud surveys show a majority of companies use multiple public cloud vendors, but this in itself poses a significant challenge for ongoing monitoring of the overall environment.
May 13, 2020

Career Insights from a Solutions Architect with DevOps Institute Global Ambassador, BMK Lakshminarayanan

BMK is an advocate for modern engineering and developer practices including cloud-native, microservices for enterprise agility, architecting for continuous delivery (CD), DevOps, observability, event-driven architecture with Kafka/NATS and open-source software.
May 13, 2020

Choosing the Right Service Level Indicators

A well-known quote from Google Site Reliability Engineering handbook is: "Site Reliability Engineering as discipline that requires a lot of curiosity, humility and openness.” And this is fantastic for those who are in such a culture, but we need to understand not everyone can operate at Google scale and everybody has their own challenge.
May 11, 2020

How Do We Deal with Our Own Limitations?

Understanding of how we deal with our own limitations informs the way we respond to change. Work around Complex Adaptive Systems (CAS) is dedicated to studying the operational model of nature, with particular emphasis on the joining of simple components giving rise to high-value products until they are able to promote self-replication.
May 8, 2020

DevOps Institute April Highlights

April marked the launch of several new and exciting things at DevOps Institute. First and foremost, we declared April as Value Stream Management month! Throughout April, we hosted several events and shared new resources dedicated VSM in order to best support our fellow Humans of DevOps along their VSM journeys.
May 7, 2020

Case Study for Hardware Manufacturer

This is a story about how a global hardware manufacturer used the learning from the DoL Course and improved their workings.
May 6, 2020

Learn Kubernetes- It’s Easier Than You Think

It is time to learn Kubernetes. Once again the IT community is facing a massive evolution. Some would believe that evolution happens slowly over time, but there are current day evolutionists that suggest something different.
May 27, 2020

How to Develop DevOps Employees: Focus on Habits and Skills

While you can be trained and certified in many ways, the real benefit of adding new is when habits are changed. In this article, the focus is on how you can drive this change to establish the necessary habits in your organization, ensuring a successful DevOps implementation. And of course improved performance in and across your teams
November 5, 2019

Stop the Arguments: ITIL v4 and SRE and DevOps All Are Transformation Aids

We break down how the ITIL v4, SRE, and DevOps frameworks are all transformational aids that add value across your IT value chain.
November 5, 2019

Is There a Master Plan for DevOps?

There is no master plan when adopting DevOps - practices aren't written in stone, so you can build your own plan for your organization.
November 5, 2019

DNA of DevOps Corruption

Discover the key characteristics of DevOps and how they can become corrupted, leading to an unsuccessful transformation.
June 4, 2019

Wicked Problems are worth addressing

Don’t let your monitoring program sit on the back-burner I’ve been ranting […]
November 2, 2018

Leading The Game of IT Thrones by Jayne Groll

How do you lead IT through a digital transformation when every set […]
September 14, 2018
Humans of DevOps - Las Vegas, Nevada

“I’ve been in the headspace that change needs to happen.”

“I’ve been in the headspace that change needs to happen. I think […]
December 20, 2017
Humans of DevOps - The North Pole

“Encouraging our elves to accept automation took a lot of time and patience.”

  Encouraging our elves to accept automation took a lot of time […]
December 4, 2017
Humans of DevOps - San Francisco

“Sometimes we need to worry less about technology and more about core skills.”

In its purest form, DevOps is a practice or philosophy. For me, […]
December 4, 2017
Humans for DevOps - San Francisco

“The people who build things are the best people to figure out what went wrong.”

For the sake of my past roles, I wish we started co-locating […]
December 4, 2017
Humans of DevOps - London

“…it’s intimidating applying for a DevOps job – will I have enough dev experience? “

About three to four years ago, my company started down the DevOps […]
December 4, 2017
Humans of DevOps - Dallas

“I wish I had known the mindset behind DevOps before I started my research.”

“I wish I had known the mindset behind DevOps before I started […]
November 10, 2017
Humans of DevOps

“What will happen to my job? Where will I go after this?”

What will happen to my job? Where will I go after this? […]
November 10, 2017
Humans of DevOps

“Many IT professionals get stuck because they can only think about the technical problems.”

Many IT professionals get stuck because they can only think about the […]
November 10, 2017
Humans of DevOps

“Waste is an intimidating thing, isn’t it?”

“Waste is an intimidating thing, isn’t it?” “I had managed a mid-size […]
May 26, 2020

Discussing DevSecOps with DevOps Institute Global Ambassador, Mark Peters

Mark works in cybersecurity as the Information Assurance Lead/Security Engineer at Technica Corporation supporting a US Air Force cyber weapon system. He’s an agile leader, DevOps integrator, authored ‘Cashing in on Cyberpower’ and draws heavily from his twenty-two years serving in the US AIr Force. He’s a speaker, mentor, trainer and coach.
October 9, 2018
Skilling The Squad

Skilling The Squad

One of the most interesting trends in DevOps adoption is the evolution […]
April 25, 2018

The DevOps Institute Announces the Launch of DevSecOps Engineering (DSOE)℠ Certification

Successful candidates of the new the DevOps Practitioner® role-based course will earn […]
April 23, 2018

4 Signs that Demand for DevSecOps Skills Is Growing

DevSecOps isn’t yet as widely known or practiced as DevOps, but that […]
May 7, 2020

Case Study for Hardware Manufacturer

This is a story about how a global hardware manufacturer used the learning from the DoL Course and improved their workings.
June 4, 2019

DevOps Leadership – What’s New in DevOps Institute’s Version 2.0 Certification

DevOps Institute will be releasing V2.0 of their DevOps Leader certification imminently. […]
June 4, 2019

Wicked Problems are worth addressing

Don’t let your monitoring program sit on the back-burner I’ve been ranting […]
May 30, 2019

The DevOps Engineer Craze – Who You Should Really Hire

If you’re looking to hire a DevOps Engineer – you’re not alone. […]
December 17, 2018

8 Easy Steps for a Healthy Relationship with Data

Data, Data, Data Having spent my career focused on continual improvement, I […]
November 2, 2018

Leading The Game of IT Thrones by Jayne Groll

How do you lead IT through a digital transformation when every set […]
October 9, 2018
Skilling The Squad

Skilling The Squad

One of the most interesting trends in DevOps adoption is the evolution […]
October 2, 2018

DevOps Institute’s DevOps World Wrap-Up

One of the most electric events in DevOps once again did not […]
July 24, 2018
DevOps Leader: 5 Tips for Managing Cultural Change

DevOps Leader: 5 Tips for Managing Cultural Change

It has become a truism within the DevOps movement that embracing DevOps […]
January 16, 2018

Building Gender Equality From The Inside Out And The Outside In

Amy Blankson , CONTRIBUTOR – Forbes.com Amy Blankson is a speaker/author on […]
June 13, 2018

Continuous Integration, Continuous Delivery, Continuous Testing, Continuous Deployment: What’s the Difference?

Newcomers to the world of DevOps often notice that the word “continuous” […]
October 6, 2017

Want continuous delivery? Get agile with change management

By: Jayne Groll CEO, DevOps Institute   As organizations move towards a faster […]
May 27, 2020

How to Develop DevOps Employees: Focus on Habits and Skills

While you can be trained and certified in many ways, the real benefit of adding new is when habits are changed. In this article, the focus is on how you can drive this change to establish the necessary habits in your organization, ensuring a successful DevOps implementation. And of course improved performance in and across your teams
May 13, 2020

Career Insights from a Solutions Architect with DevOps Institute Global Ambassador, BMK Lakshminarayanan

BMK is an advocate for modern engineering and developer practices including cloud-native, microservices for enterprise agility, architecting for continuous delivery (CD), DevOps, observability, event-driven architecture with Kafka/NATS and open-source software.
May 8, 2020

DevOps Institute April Highlights

April marked the launch of several new and exciting things at DevOps Institute. First and foremost, we declared April as Value Stream Management month! Throughout April, we hosted several events and shared new resources dedicated VSM in order to best support our fellow Humans of DevOps along their VSM journeys.
September 18, 2019

IT Certifications Are Important — Particularly for DevOps

DevOps Institute CEO Jayne Groll explains why IT certifications are important, especially for DevOps, and why there shouldn't be resistance to them.
September 10, 2019

What is BizDevOps?

Discover the role business plays in DevOps, the hallmarks of a quality BizDevOps team, and the other evolutions from DevOps.
August 27, 2019

How ITIL4 and SRE align with DevOps

We break down what ITIL4 and SRE are, how each aligns with DevOps, and how to identify which service management framework is right for you.
August 22, 2019

How to explain DevOps in plain English

Having trouble boiling DevOps and all it encompasses down to a sound bite? Here are a few simple definitions and analogies that will help explain DevOps, even to non-techies
August 2, 2019

Full Enterprise Adoption: Ways of Working

We share the key constraints that are driving the conversations outside of the technology teams and into 'the business' teams in ways of working.
July 25, 2019

DevOps: The good, bad and ugly

Discover the good, bad, and ugly of the emerging transformation of DevOps into DevSecOps with industry experts Jayne Groll, and John Stuart.
July 10, 2019

3 DevOps roadblocks and how to beat them

Experts share their experience with three major roadblocks to DevOps transformation and how to solve them.
July 10, 2019

How to scale DevOps:
10 expert tips

Doing DevOps and doing DevOps at scale are two very different things. Here’s how to push past barriers to wider success.
July 10, 2019

How to Future-Proof DevOps Skills

Learn how both individual DevOps professionals and business management teams can future-proof their DevOps skills and DevOps organizations
July 2, 2019

SKIL: A framework for humans, not the machines of DevOps

DevOps Institute's SKIL Framework - or skill, knowledge, ideas, & learning - focuses on a holistic approach to the human aspect of advancing DevOps rather than the machines involved in it.
July 2, 2019

DevOps Skills Demand by the Numbers

Discover the top DevOps skills being demanded by organizations around the world and how you can expand your DevOps skills to stay ahead of the curve.
July 1, 2019

Tech Skills and Business Skills: Find a Balance

Jayne Groll explains how to find a balance between tech skills and business skills in order to to be competent in all areas.
May 21, 2020

DevOps Institute Certification Spotlight with Jack Maher

As a digital transformation evangelist, Jack’s mission is to build an open community of digital transformation professionals and stakeholders to share journeys along common paths. He is also co-organizer of the DevOpsDays Columbus conference and the monthly DevOps Columbus Meetup group.
May 20, 2020

DevOps Foundation versus SRE Foundation

DevOps Institute, which is dedicated to advancing the human elements of DevOps, pioneered in bringing collective knowledge on DevOps from across the Globe since 2015. In January 2020 it introduced the SRE Foundation course based on the service management approach introduced by Google.
July 2, 2019

SKIL: A framework for humans, not the machines of DevOps

DevOps Institute's SKIL Framework - or skill, knowledge, ideas, & learning - focuses on a holistic approach to the human aspect of advancing DevOps rather than the machines involved in it.
July 1, 2019

Tech Skills and Business Skills: Find a Balance

Jayne Groll explains how to find a balance between tech skills and business skills in order to to be competent in all areas.
June 26, 2019

Jayne Groll at DevOps Enterprise Summit London 2019 on The Three Ways, ITIL4 and SRE

Discover what's new in ITIL4 and the guiding principles of both ITIL4 and SRE.
June 21, 2019

The DevOps Human

We reveal the top 10 human skills that will make you a successful DevOps human.
June 10, 2019

Adopting DevOps for Legacy System

From the business perspective – “Legacy system is one that is still […]
May 30, 2019

The DevOps Engineer Craze – Who You Should Really Hire

If you’re looking to hire a DevOps Engineer – you’re not alone. […]
March 4, 2019
Upskilling: Enterprise DevOps Skills Report

DevOps Institute Announces the ‘2019 Upskilling: Enterprise DevOps Skills Report’

More than 1,600 survey responses of the inaugural study provide a comprehensive […]
December 17, 2018

8 Easy Steps for a Healthy Relationship with Data

Data, Data, Data Having spent my career focused on continual improvement, I […]
November 20, 2018

What’s the Current State of DevOps?

Recently, two different groups released reports on the current state of the […]
November 16, 2018

10 Types of People Who Need to Understand DevOps

If your organization hasn’t adopted DevOps approaches yet, it probably will soon. […]
November 2, 2018

Leading The Game of IT Thrones by Jayne Groll

How do you lead IT through a digital transformation when every set […]
November 2, 2018
The DevOps Institute Fields The ‘2019 Upskilling: Enterprise DevOps Skills Report’ Survey

Data Backed Clarity — Which Skills Are DevOps Skills and How Do We Know?

Why answers from 2019 Upskilling: Enterprise DevOps Skills Report Survey by DevOps […]
October 22, 2018
The DevOps Institute Fields The ‘2019 Upskilling: Enterprise DevOps Skills Report’ Survey

The DevOps Institute Fields The ‘2019 Upskilling: Enterprise DevOps Skills Report’ Survey

First of its kind survey to baseline and track DevOps skillsets across […]
June 3, 2020

Site Reliability Engineering: Monitoring and Observability

We have become accustomed to seeing developers developing software and not being overly concerned with monitoring, which is frequently assumed to be IT operations work. With DevOps initiatives, this view changes and developers also need to consider the operational aspects, starting from the design, through the CICD pipeline and extending to the post-deployment running of the service.
May 22, 2020

The Dawn of Site Reliability Engineering: SRE Fuelling the Journey Towards Digital Reinvention

The day to day responsibilities of IT development and operations team are continuously evolving. Once upon a time there were separate development and operation teams in an organization operating in silos. Thereafter came DevOps to build, deploy, run and manage systems together breaking the silos. This was a great improvement. However, there were still many unanswered questions.
May 13, 2020

Choosing the Right Service Level Indicators

A well-known quote from Google Site Reliability Engineering handbook is: "Site Reliability Engineering as discipline that requires a lot of curiosity, humility and openness.” And this is fantastic for those who are in such a culture, but we need to understand not everyone can operate at Google scale and everybody has their own challenge.
January 4, 2018

IT ops pros evolve into SREs with the right DevOps skill set

IT ops pros evolve into SREs with the right DevOps skill set […]
May 13, 2020

Career Insights from a Solutions Architect with DevOps Institute Global Ambassador, BMK Lakshminarayanan

BMK is an advocate for modern engineering and developer practices including cloud-native, microservices for enterprise agility, architecting for continuous delivery (CD), DevOps, observability, event-driven architecture with Kafka/NATS and open-source software.
May 30, 2019

The DevOps Engineer Craze – Who You Should Really Hire

If you’re looking to hire a DevOps Engineer – you’re not alone. […]
June 4, 2019

DevOps Leadership – What’s New in DevOps Institute’s Version 2.0 Certification

DevOps Institute will be releasing V2.0 of their DevOps Leader certification imminently. […]
July 2, 2019

SKIL: A framework for humans, not the machines of DevOps

DevOps Institute's SKIL Framework - or skill, knowledge, ideas, & learning - focuses on a holistic approach to the human aspect of advancing DevOps rather than the machines involved in it.
July 1, 2019

Tech Skills and Business Skills: Find a Balance

Jayne Groll explains how to find a balance between tech skills and business skills in order to to be competent in all areas.
June 26, 2019

Jayne Groll at DevOps Enterprise Summit London 2019 on The Three Ways, ITIL4 and SRE

Discover what's new in ITIL4 and the guiding principles of both ITIL4 and SRE.
June 21, 2019

The DevOps Human

We reveal the top 10 human skills that will make you a successful DevOps human.
Humans of DevOps
June 3, 2020

Site Reliability Engineering: Monitoring and Observability

We have become accustomed to seeing developers developing software and not being overly concerned with monitoring, which is frequently assumed to be IT operations work. With DevOps initiatives, this view changes and developers also need to consider the operational aspects, starting from the design, through the CICD pipeline and extending to the post-deployment running of the service.
May 27, 2020

How to Develop DevOps Employees: Focus on Habits and Skills

While you can be trained and certified in many ways, the real benefit of adding new is when habits are changed. In this article, the focus is on how you can drive this change to establish the necessary habits in your organization, ensuring a successful DevOps implementation. And of course improved performance in and across your teams
May 26, 2020

Discussing DevSecOps with DevOps Institute Global Ambassador, Mark Peters

Mark works in cybersecurity as the Information Assurance Lead/Security Engineer at Technica Corporation supporting a US Air Force cyber weapon system. He’s an agile leader, DevOps integrator, authored ‘Cashing in on Cyberpower’ and draws heavily from his twenty-two years serving in the US AIr Force. He’s a speaker, mentor, trainer and coach.
May 22, 2020

The Dawn of Site Reliability Engineering: SRE Fuelling the Journey Towards Digital Reinvention

The day to day responsibilities of IT development and operations team are continuously evolving. Once upon a time there were separate development and operation teams in an organization operating in silos. Thereafter came DevOps to build, deploy, run and manage systems together breaking the silos. This was a great improvement. However, there were still many unanswered questions.
May 21, 2020

DevOps Institute Certification Spotlight with Jack Maher

As a digital transformation evangelist, Jack’s mission is to build an open community of digital transformation professionals and stakeholders to share journeys along common paths. He is also co-organizer of the DevOpsDays Columbus conference and the monthly DevOps Columbus Meetup group.
May 20, 2020

DevOps Foundation versus SRE Foundation

DevOps Institute, which is dedicated to advancing the human elements of DevOps, pioneered in bringing collective knowledge on DevOps from across the Globe since 2015. In January 2020 it introduced the SRE Foundation course based on the service management approach introduced by Google.
May 19, 2020

Career Inspiration and Upskilling Insights with DevOps Institute Global Ambassador, Anurag Sharma

Anurag is an IT service delivery management professional, DevOps and SRE evangelist with strong strategic development skills and the ability to drive, innovate and improve service delivery. He has authored two books
May 18, 2020

Bring Chaos Engineering to Your Legacy CD/CI Pipeline

In an increasingly distributed world we often ask ourselves if continuous delivery can accommodate legacy software systems and if we can use chaos engineering to improve reliability in these environments. There is frequently an assumption that legacy can’t be agile or an attitude that its future is uncertain but sure to be short.
May 14, 2020

God’s Eye for your Hybrid Cloud Services

The God’s Eye makes me think about hybrid cloud monitoring approaches. The new normal is cloud; nearly every organization on the planet is taking advantage of cloud technologies in some form or another. Cloud surveys show a majority of companies use multiple public cloud vendors, but this in itself poses a significant challenge for ongoing monitoring of the overall environment.
May 13, 2020

Career Insights from a Solutions Architect with DevOps Institute Global Ambassador, BMK Lakshminarayanan

BMK is an advocate for modern engineering and developer practices including cloud-native, microservices for enterprise agility, architecting for continuous delivery (CD), DevOps, observability, event-driven architecture with Kafka/NATS and open-source software.
May 13, 2020

Choosing the Right Service Level Indicators

A well-known quote from Google Site Reliability Engineering handbook is: "Site Reliability Engineering as discipline that requires a lot of curiosity, humility and openness.” And this is fantastic for those who are in such a culture, but we need to understand not everyone can operate at Google scale and everybody has their own challenge.
May 11, 2020

How Do We Deal with Our Own Limitations?

Understanding of how we deal with our own limitations informs the way we respond to change. Work around Complex Adaptive Systems (CAS) is dedicated to studying the operational model of nature, with particular emphasis on the joining of simple components giving rise to high-value products until they are able to promote self-replication.
May 8, 2020

DevOps Institute April Highlights

April marked the launch of several new and exciting things at DevOps Institute. First and foremost, we declared April as Value Stream Management month! Throughout April, we hosted several events and shared new resources dedicated VSM in order to best support our fellow Humans of DevOps along their VSM journeys.
May 7, 2020

Case Study for Hardware Manufacturer

This is a story about how a global hardware manufacturer used the learning from the DoL Course and improved their workings.
May 6, 2020

Learn Kubernetes- It’s Easier Than You Think

It is time to learn Kubernetes. Once again the IT community is facing a massive evolution. Some would believe that evolution happens slowly over time, but there are current day evolutionists that suggest something different.
Leadership
May 7, 2020

Case Study for Hardware Manufacturer

This is a story about how a global hardware manufacturer used the learning from the DoL Course and improved their workings.
June 4, 2019

DevOps Leadership – What’s New in DevOps Institute’s Version 2.0 Certification

DevOps Institute will be releasing V2.0 of their DevOps Leader certification imminently. […]
June 4, 2019

Wicked Problems are worth addressing

Don’t let your monitoring program sit on the back-burner I’ve been ranting […]
May 30, 2019

The DevOps Engineer Craze – Who You Should Really Hire

If you’re looking to hire a DevOps Engineer – you’re not alone. […]
December 17, 2018

8 Easy Steps for a Healthy Relationship with Data

Data, Data, Data Having spent my career focused on continual improvement, I […]
November 2, 2018

Leading The Game of IT Thrones by Jayne Groll

How do you lead IT through a digital transformation when every set […]
October 9, 2018
Skilling The Squad

Skilling The Squad

One of the most interesting trends in DevOps adoption is the evolution […]
October 2, 2018

DevOps Institute’s DevOps World Wrap-Up

One of the most electric events in DevOps once again did not […]
July 24, 2018
DevOps Leader: 5 Tips for Managing Cultural Change

DevOps Leader: 5 Tips for Managing Cultural Change

It has become a truism within the DevOps movement that embracing DevOps […]
January 16, 2018

Building Gender Equality From The Inside Out And The Outside In

Amy Blankson , CONTRIBUTOR – Forbes.com Amy Blankson is a speaker/author on […]
DevSecOps
May 26, 2020

Discussing DevSecOps with DevOps Institute Global Ambassador, Mark Peters

Mark works in cybersecurity as the Information Assurance Lead/Security Engineer at Technica Corporation supporting a US Air Force cyber weapon system. He’s an agile leader, DevOps integrator, authored ‘Cashing in on Cyberpower’ and draws heavily from his twenty-two years serving in the US AIr Force. He’s a speaker, mentor, trainer and coach.
October 9, 2018
Skilling The Squad

Skilling The Squad

One of the most interesting trends in DevOps adoption is the evolution […]
April 25, 2018

The DevOps Institute Announces the Launch of DevSecOps Engineering (DSOE)℠ Certification

Successful candidates of the new the DevOps Practitioner® role-based course will earn […]
April 23, 2018

4 Signs that Demand for DevSecOps Skills Is Growing

DevSecOps isn’t yet as widely known or practiced as DevOps, but that […]
CICD
June 13, 2018

Continuous Integration, Continuous Delivery, Continuous Testing, Continuous Deployment: What’s the Difference?

Newcomers to the world of DevOps often notice that the word “continuous” […]
October 6, 2017

Want continuous delivery? Get agile with change management

By: Jayne Groll CEO, DevOps Institute   As organizations move towards a faster […]
General DevOps
May 27, 2020

How to Develop DevOps Employees: Focus on Habits and Skills

While you can be trained and certified in many ways, the real benefit of adding new is when habits are changed. In this article, the focus is on how you can drive this change to establish the necessary habits in your organization, ensuring a successful DevOps implementation. And of course improved performance in and across your teams
May 13, 2020

Career Insights from a Solutions Architect with DevOps Institute Global Ambassador, BMK Lakshminarayanan

BMK is an advocate for modern engineering and developer practices including cloud-native, microservices for enterprise agility, architecting for continuous delivery (CD), DevOps, observability, event-driven architecture with Kafka/NATS and open-source software.
May 8, 2020

DevOps Institute April Highlights

April marked the launch of several new and exciting things at DevOps Institute. First and foremost, we declared April as Value Stream Management month! Throughout April, we hosted several events and shared new resources dedicated VSM in order to best support our fellow Humans of DevOps along their VSM journeys.
September 18, 2019

IT Certifications Are Important — Particularly for DevOps

DevOps Institute CEO Jayne Groll explains why IT certifications are important, especially for DevOps, and why there shouldn't be resistance to them.
September 10, 2019

What is BizDevOps?

Discover the role business plays in DevOps, the hallmarks of a quality BizDevOps team, and the other evolutions from DevOps.
August 27, 2019

How ITIL4 and SRE align with DevOps

We break down what ITIL4 and SRE are, how each aligns with DevOps, and how to identify which service management framework is right for you.
August 22, 2019

How to explain DevOps in plain English

Having trouble boiling DevOps and all it encompasses down to a sound bite? Here are a few simple definitions and analogies that will help explain DevOps, even to non-techies
August 2, 2019

Full Enterprise Adoption: Ways of Working

We share the key constraints that are driving the conversations outside of the technology teams and into 'the business' teams in ways of working.
July 25, 2019

DevOps: The good, bad and ugly

Discover the good, bad, and ugly of the emerging transformation of DevOps into DevSecOps with industry experts Jayne Groll, and John Stuart.
July 10, 2019

3 DevOps roadblocks and how to beat them

Experts share their experience with three major roadblocks to DevOps transformation and how to solve them.
July 10, 2019

How to scale DevOps:
10 expert tips

Doing DevOps and doing DevOps at scale are two very different things. Here’s how to push past barriers to wider success.
July 10, 2019

How to Future-Proof DevOps Skills

Learn how both individual DevOps professionals and business management teams can future-proof their DevOps skills and DevOps organizations
July 2, 2019

SKIL: A framework for humans, not the machines of DevOps

DevOps Institute's SKIL Framework - or skill, knowledge, ideas, & learning - focuses on a holistic approach to the human aspect of advancing DevOps rather than the machines involved in it.
July 2, 2019

DevOps Skills Demand by the Numbers

Discover the top DevOps skills being demanded by organizations around the world and how you can expand your DevOps skills to stay ahead of the curve.
July 1, 2019

Tech Skills and Business Skills: Find a Balance

Jayne Groll explains how to find a balance between tech skills and business skills in order to to be competent in all areas.
Automation
DevOps Training
May 21, 2020

DevOps Institute Certification Spotlight with Jack Maher

As a digital transformation evangelist, Jack’s mission is to build an open community of digital transformation professionals and stakeholders to share journeys along common paths. He is also co-organizer of the DevOpsDays Columbus conference and the monthly DevOps Columbus Meetup group.
May 20, 2020

DevOps Foundation versus SRE Foundation

DevOps Institute, which is dedicated to advancing the human elements of DevOps, pioneered in bringing collective knowledge on DevOps from across the Globe since 2015. In January 2020 it introduced the SRE Foundation course based on the service management approach introduced by Google.
July 2, 2019

SKIL: A framework for humans, not the machines of DevOps

DevOps Institute's SKIL Framework - or skill, knowledge, ideas, & learning - focuses on a holistic approach to the human aspect of advancing DevOps rather than the machines involved in it.
July 1, 2019

Tech Skills and Business Skills: Find a Balance

Jayne Groll explains how to find a balance between tech skills and business skills in order to to be competent in all areas.
June 26, 2019

Jayne Groll at DevOps Enterprise Summit London 2019 on The Three Ways, ITIL4 and SRE

Discover what's new in ITIL4 and the guiding principles of both ITIL4 and SRE.
June 21, 2019

The DevOps Human

We reveal the top 10 human skills that will make you a successful DevOps human.
June 10, 2019

Adopting DevOps for Legacy System

From the business perspective – “Legacy system is one that is still […]
May 30, 2019

The DevOps Engineer Craze – Who You Should Really Hire

If you’re looking to hire a DevOps Engineer – you’re not alone. […]
March 4, 2019
Upskilling: Enterprise DevOps Skills Report

DevOps Institute Announces the ‘2019 Upskilling: Enterprise DevOps Skills Report’

More than 1,600 survey responses of the inaugural study provide a comprehensive […]
December 17, 2018

8 Easy Steps for a Healthy Relationship with Data

Data, Data, Data Having spent my career focused on continual improvement, I […]
November 20, 2018

What’s the Current State of DevOps?

Recently, two different groups released reports on the current state of the […]
November 16, 2018

10 Types of People Who Need to Understand DevOps

If your organization hasn’t adopted DevOps approaches yet, it probably will soon. […]
November 2, 2018

Leading The Game of IT Thrones by Jayne Groll

How do you lead IT through a digital transformation when every set […]
November 2, 2018
The DevOps Institute Fields The ‘2019 Upskilling: Enterprise DevOps Skills Report’ Survey

Data Backed Clarity — Which Skills Are DevOps Skills and How Do We Know?

Why answers from 2019 Upskilling: Enterprise DevOps Skills Report Survey by DevOps […]
October 22, 2018
The DevOps Institute Fields The ‘2019 Upskilling: Enterprise DevOps Skills Report’ Survey

The DevOps Institute Fields The ‘2019 Upskilling: Enterprise DevOps Skills Report’ Survey

First of its kind survey to baseline and track DevOps skillsets across […]
Site Reliability
June 3, 2020

Site Reliability Engineering: Monitoring and Observability

We have become accustomed to seeing developers developing software and not being overly concerned with monitoring, which is frequently assumed to be IT operations work. With DevOps initiatives, this view changes and developers also need to consider the operational aspects, starting from the design, through the CICD pipeline and extending to the post-deployment running of the service.
May 22, 2020

The Dawn of Site Reliability Engineering: SRE Fuelling the Journey Towards Digital Reinvention

The day to day responsibilities of IT development and operations team are continuously evolving. Once upon a time there were separate development and operation teams in an organization operating in silos. Thereafter came DevOps to build, deploy, run and manage systems together breaking the silos. This was a great improvement. However, there were still many unanswered questions.
May 13, 2020

Choosing the Right Service Level Indicators

A well-known quote from Google Site Reliability Engineering handbook is: "Site Reliability Engineering as discipline that requires a lot of curiosity, humility and openness.” And this is fantastic for those who are in such a culture, but we need to understand not everyone can operate at Google scale and everybody has their own challenge.
January 4, 2018

IT ops pros evolve into SREs with the right DevOps skill set

IT ops pros evolve into SREs with the right DevOps skill set […]
DevOps Careers
May 13, 2020

Career Insights from a Solutions Architect with DevOps Institute Global Ambassador, BMK Lakshminarayanan

BMK is an advocate for modern engineering and developer practices including cloud-native, microservices for enterprise agility, architecting for continuous delivery (CD), DevOps, observability, event-driven architecture with Kafka/NATS and open-source software.
May 30, 2019

The DevOps Engineer Craze – Who You Should Really Hire

If you’re looking to hire a DevOps Engineer – you’re not alone. […]
Certifications
June 4, 2019

DevOps Leadership – What’s New in DevOps Institute’s Version 2.0 Certification

DevOps Institute will be releasing V2.0 of their DevOps Leader certification imminently. […]
Culture
July 2, 2019

SKIL: A framework for humans, not the machines of DevOps

DevOps Institute's SKIL Framework - or skill, knowledge, ideas, & learning - focuses on a holistic approach to the human aspect of advancing DevOps rather than the machines involved in it.
July 1, 2019

Tech Skills and Business Skills: Find a Balance

Jayne Groll explains how to find a balance between tech skills and business skills in order to to be competent in all areas.
June 26, 2019

Jayne Groll at DevOps Enterprise Summit London 2019 on The Three Ways, ITIL4 and SRE

Discover what's new in ITIL4 and the guiding principles of both ITIL4 and SRE.
June 21, 2019

The DevOps Human

We reveal the top 10 human skills that will make you a successful DevOps human.
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