We’ve all seen industry trends come and go, but DevOps can’t be considered a fad. It’s an approach that has come about as a result of drastic movement in the industry towards automation and the changing role of the IT admin. This change is here to stay, and the earlier you hop on the train, the more benefit you will get out of the new tools available to you. Tools like JumpCloud allow IT to be agile because they automate tedious tasks, and allow more time for innovation and productivity. JumpCloud allows you to manage all of your cloud servers from one simple portal, run commands and shell scripts across your servers simultaneously, and manage user access. Click here to learn more about JumpCloud.
James Brown, CXO of JumpCloud, delves deep into five reasons why DevOps is starting to hit its stride in the Wired Innovations Insights column last month. As he explains the evolution of the methodology emerging out of the DevOps State of the Union event earlier this year, he also details how unicorns, knowledge, small companies with big successes, security confirmations, and strategy components all aid in giving steam to the movement.
Read the article here, and stay tuned for more practical implementation strategies from Gene Kim (mentioned in James’ post) and other thought leaders in the IT, dev, and security space. Please let us know if you have any specific questions in the mean time!