Tag: DevOps

DevOps tools

How Atlassian (Jira) enables DevOps

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When Daysha recognized that DevOps was an inevitable outcome for organisations that need to be agile, our customers explicitly stated they wanted solutions not process preaching. We therefore entered into partnership with technology providers where our services complemented their technology to help our clients become agile. This blog focuses on workflow and Atlassian tooling to overcome the silo’ing of data [......]

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Articles, Blog, DevOps Case study

DevOps Case Studies

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  This is a bank of DevOps Case Studies to help those tasked with implementing CI or CD. This can be a reality for organisations large and small independent of sector and technology. Because Daysha is focused on larger indigenous organisations our case studies are more oriented towards financial institutions with legacy technologies. This material has been assembled over the last [......]

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DevOps Learning Links

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Related to an earlier blog with case studies are the following links to DevOps learning which we commonly share with customers. This material has been assembled over the last 2 years by the team at Daysha through attendance at meet up’s in Dublin and London, conferences we have attended in Europe and the US and through interactions with our various [......]

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Agile, DevOps culture

DevOps Can Be Stressful

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Stress. It’s a killer. We all recognize that some stress is good, but too much causes significant problems. However, if we can manage that stress, then results can be exceptional, whether that means your football team handles the stress of the occasion and wins the final, or your DevOps project team delivers on-time and to budget. How does stress enter [......]

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What is DevOps?

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DevOps is not easy to define. It is not a methodology, nor is it a set of tools and technologies. It is really an umbrella term for a set of strategies and a cultural shift in how modern organizations deliver value through IT. The goal of DevOps is to ensure that all aspects of your technology organization are aligned to [......]

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7 Project Recovery Techniques to Get Things Back on Track

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They start with the best of intentions.  The kick-off meeting was successful; engagement was high, as was excitement, but somewhere along the way, things started to fall apart.  The shift may have been gradual and not really apparent at first.  But before you knew it, engagement was at an all-time low, milestones were being missed, and things had gone horribly [......]

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Breaking down silos: The Changing Role of Quality Assurance in IT Projects

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In our previous article, "DevOps: Can we automate our way to Business and IT Alignment?" we discussed how agile software development has merged with IT operations to better align technology and business teams. Ultimately, the agile movement that spurred on the DevOps phenomenon is test-based, and requires developers to take on a greater role in the validation phase through automated [......]

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DevOps: Can we automate our way to Business and IT Alignment?

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How come some organizations appear to move at blistering pace, constantly releasing new software and services, outsmarting competitors, growing revenue, and delighting their customers? How come they seem to get IT right?  Or are we asking the wrong question; could it be that moving at such pace enables them to get IT right? Perhaps moving at this pace provides the [......]

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Responsibilities of an IT Team Leader

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Many organizations will have an IT Team Leader – these are usually the people responsible for managing a team of engineers. They are usually technical specialists and may well have risen to their current role as a reward for technical excellence. Large IT departments will often have multiple IT Team Leaders, probably specializing in different areas. And straightaway, we can [......]

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