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DevOps: Continuous Delivery and Automation

DevOps has emerged to be the “new normal” in software development, helping companies react to user feedback real-time and setting higher standards for rapid development. Since becoming a permanent topic of discussion, thought leaders, developers, and businesses have pushed to adopt the necessary DevOps tools and methodologies. In the DZone Guide to DevOps: Continuous Delivery & Automation, we explore the state of DevOps in 2017 including industry challenges, best practices, and solutions. Dive into the best mental model for implementing microservices, implementing unambiguous code requirements, best practices for microservices and containers, and Continuous Delivery anti-patterns.

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"One of the best overviews of DevOps available."

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"Highlights market trends and proposes tools to fulfill many DevOps needs."

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"Perfect beginners' guide to Continuous Operations and the value it brings to Enterprise Operations."

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Table of Contents

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Executive Summary
4
Key Research Findings
6
Continuous Delivery Anti-patterns
9
Checklist: Key Functionalities Of CI Tools
12
9 Benefits Of Continuous Integration
16
Infographic: How To Avoid Dead-end Delivery
18
Better Code For Better Requirements
22
Why Microservices Should Be Event Driven
26
Executive Insights On The State Of Devops
30
Branching Considered Harmful! (for C.I.)
34
Microservices And Docker At Scale
37
Diving Deeper Into Devops
40
What The Military Taught Me About Devops
44
Devops Solutions Directory
48
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