When viewing DevOps, its best to look at it as a journey. The DevOps journey for most organizations is long and unfortunately for many unsuccessful. Organizations who successfully make the journey to DevOps find that the journey never actually ends. Why does the journey never end? The journey never ends because these organizations learn that DevOps actually is about Continuous Learning and Improvement, Andon Culture and Evolutionary Architecture. Below we explore the steps in the DevOps journey.
by Thomas Gilmore
A Tale of Two Companies is a narrative story about two companies who are facing competition from new entrants into their business vertical and are looking to regain their competitiveness through Agile/DevOps. Along with the story of the two companies, there are learning points in each section. This book takes a very different tact then the majority of DevOps books on the market, the book attempts to explain in simple terms through Learning Points why, as Gartner has pointed out, 90% (the true number is probably higher) of the companies attempting DevOps are failing.