When I work with customers who have even moderately complex deployments, they rarely deploy just a single build at
a time. Usually a collection of...
0 replies - 4032 views - 10/16/12 by Eric Minick in Articles
We’re using varnish to
cache all the requests that come through our web servers and especially
in our pre-production environments we deploy quite...
0 replies - 5038 views - 10/14/12 by Mark Needham in Articles
I have been working on one of those intermittent bugs that just won't
reproduce on my machine; but will reproduce intermittently on other
0 replies - 4429 views - 10/11/12 by Gerard Davison in Articles
After grabbing an Italian Classic Combo
for another JavaOne 2012 lunch, I headed to Hilton Imperial Ballroom B
to see the presentation "Mastering Java...
0 replies - 7033 views - 10/08/12 by Dustin Marx in Articles
Writing good software is all about getting feedback, quickly.
Does it compile? Does it function? Does it build? Does it deploy? Does...
0 replies - 1855 views - 10/08/12 by David Green in Articles
The case of Apple sometimes comes up in discussions around continuous delivery and the lean startup. For example, Richard Durnall described Apple’s strategy...
0 replies - 6191 views - 10/08/12 by Jez Humble in Articles
The Cloudcast (.net) #59 - Who’s Your Puppet Master? (41:47)
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Date: October 4, 2012
0 replies - 3378 views - 10/05/12 by Brian Gracely in Articles
Walter Bright made an interesting point in his talk
at GOTO Aarhus this afternoon. He says that software developers like to
think of their code as...
0 replies - 7497 views - 10/04/12 by John Cook in Articles
… or how you can make on-call for service providers a virtuous cycle.
In the tech world, for everything that is running as a service or
0 replies - 4817 views - 10/03/12 by Rodrigo De Castro in Articles
This is the first in what will be a series of posts on how to
establish a continuous delivery pipeline. The eventual goal is to have
an app that we can...
0 replies - 5395 views - 10/02/12 by Willie Wheeler in Articles
TL;DR; – Download it here.
When you have a server estate the size of DataSift
you need a configuration management platform to keep...
0 replies - 3634 views - 10/01/12 by Gareth Llewellyn in Articles
1. Avoid destructive commandsFrom
time to time I’m working with new recruits and bringing them up to
speed in operations. The first thing I emphasize is...
0 replies - 9619 views - 10/01/12 by Sean Hull in Articles
Back in June Vagrantbox.es (a website I maintain for third party hosted Vagrant base boxes) dissapeared from the internet for a few days. This was completely...
1 replies - 3050 views - 09/29/12 by Gareth Rushgrove in Articles
This is the second in a series of interviews on continuous delivery,
this time with John Allspaw. You can see the first one, with Jesse
Robbins, on the...
0 replies - 5766 views - 09/28/12 by Jez Humble in Articles
DevOps is a huge movement in IT at the moment. It applies lean
practices across an IT organization. While Agile has promoted lean
practices in the...
0 replies - 4142 views - 09/27/12 by Jacob Orshalick in Articles
I recently created a rubygem console utility to get focused information about your Go Continuous Delivery pipeline
easily; no more switching...
0 replies - 4021 views - 09/25/12 by Abhishek Kumar in Articles
Hadoop’s NameNode and JobTracker expose interesting metrics and
statistics over the JMX. Hive seems not to expose anything intersting
but it still might...
0 replies - 4578 views - 09/25/12 by Jakub Holý in Articles
Six times a year, there was a party with ice cream. The release
effort spanned multiple projects and was a 36 hour, high pressure
marathon. Its successful...
0 replies - 4895 views - 09/24/12 by Eric Minick in Articles
In a brief conversation with Noah Sussman at DevOps Days,
when discussing the challenges of continious deployment for B2B
services with SLAs, we got side...
0 replies - 5392 views - 09/23/12 by Geoffrey Papilion in Articles
Companies all over the place are trying to convert existing
deployment scripts over to automated systems like Puppet and Chef.
Many of the systems I’ve...
2 replies - 8301 views - 09/21/12 by Tim O'brien in Articles