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Automation is not DevOps

Automation is not DevOps

| August 17, 2017 | 0 Comments

A few years ago, if you would have asked me to define DevOps, my answer would have sounded something like “Mumble mumble automation, mumble, […]

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From Water-Scrum-Fall to DevSecOps

From Water-Scrum-Fall to DevSecOps

| August 15, 2017 | 0 Comments

As organizations abandon the waterfall method of software development for Agile, many are stuck in what Hasan Yasar terms Water-Scrum-Fall. That is, the organization […]

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What DevOps Means for Software Security

What DevOps Means for Software Security

| August 10, 2017 | 0 Comments

Over the past few years, the rise of the DevOps movement has led to a significant increase in developer productivity and accelerated the pace […]

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XebiaLabs Welcomes Nicole Forsgren, DevOps Measurement Expert

XebiaLabs Welcomes Nicole Forsgren, DevOps Measurement Expert

| August 8, 2017 | 0 Comments

Implementing DevOps effectively has become one of the most impactful IT initiatives a large enterprise can do. Delivering a better customer experience through software, […]

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Is DevOps a Fad?

Is DevOps a Fad?

| August 3, 2017 | 0 Comments

Technology has a well-deserved reputation for creating and then promoting digital trends, some of which are aligned to real change, while many are more […]

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8 Characteristics of Successful Software Projects

8 Characteristics of Successful Software Projects

| August 1, 2017 | 0 Comments

We do a lot of software projects at Xebia Software Development (not to be confused with XebiaLabs). We work most of the time at […]

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The Microservices Paradox

The Microservices Paradox

| July 27, 2017 | 1 Comment

Gianna has joined Avidoo Inc., a productivity platform, as a senior software engineer. In a kick-off meeting with the rest of her team, she […]

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Expedia Gives Developers Self-service Deployments

Expedia Gives Developers Self-service Deployments

| July 25, 2017 | 2 Comments

If you ever travel, chances are you’ve gone to Expedia.com to check out hotel, flight, car and other options. One of the first online […]

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A Day of Firsts: Adventures with XebiaLabs’ XL Release

A Day of Firsts: Adventures with XebiaLabs’ XL Release

| July 20, 2017 | 0 Comments

Release Management tools are not something I normally look at since I am more on the development side of things than on the release […]

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Moving DevOps Security Left While Managing False Positives

Moving DevOps Security Left While Managing False Positives

| July 18, 2017 | 0 Comments

False positive security test results — in which errors are flagged that aren’t truly errors — are a bane to software delivery, throwing up unnecessary […]

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