Category: DevOps

DevOps Culture: Building Confidence in Delivery

Posted on January 15, 2019 by Robert Murphy | Leave a comment

Delivering software as rapidly as your technology and business will allow should be the main goal of any organized engineering team. Each organization, project and team must define what the cadence of delivery will be. Regardless of the frequency of your deployments, it’s the responsibility of your DevOps team to provide the guidance and technology … Continue reading DevOps Culture: Building Confidence in Delivery

Measuring DevOps Success with Four Key Metrics

Posted on December 21, 2018 by Paul Duvall | Leave a comment

Over the years at Stelligent, we’ve used many metrics and have debated on which are best for our customers. Therefore, it’s extremely beneficial to finally have a canonical source for the relevant metrics that matter to organizations that is backed by data and analysis – if for no other reason then to stop wasting time on debating the finer points of certain metrics.

A DevOps on AWS Enterprise Transformation

Posted on November 11, 2018 by Paul Duvall | Leave a comment

In helping enterprises transform their engineering organizations and apply DevOps practices on AWS, we are often introduced to all types of legacy systems and processes. Let’s imagine an enterprise that might have hundreds of brownfield applications and services and they want to move some of these applications to AWS. Let’s also assume they don’t see … Continue reading A DevOps on AWS Enterprise Transformation

Segregation of Duties on AWS

Posted on October 30, 2018 by Paul Duvall | Leave a comment

In the book, Accelerate, by Forsgren, et al., it states the following about Segregation of Duties:   What About Segregation of Duties?…First, when any kind of change is committed, somebody who wasn’t involved in authoring the change should review it either before or immediately following commit to version control. Second, changes should only be applied … Continue reading Segregation of Duties on AWS

Troubleshooting AWS CodePipeline Artifacts

Posted on September 6, 2018 by Paul Duvall | Leave a comment

AWS CodePipeline is a managed service that orchestrates workflow for continuous integration, continuous delivery, and continuous deployment. With CodePipeline, you define a series of stages composed of actions that perform tasks in a release process from a code commit all the way to production. It helps teams deliver changes to users whenever there’s a business … Continue reading Troubleshooting AWS CodePipeline Artifacts

DevOps on AWS Radio: AWS in Action – Michael and Andreas Wittig (Ep. 18)

Posted on September 4, 2018 by The Stelligent Team | Leave a comment

In this episode, Paul Duvall and Brian Jakovich cover recent DevOps on AWS news along with a discussion with Michael and Andreas Wittig who are the authors of the best selling book, Amazon Web Services in Action.  Here are the show notes: DevOps on AWS News State of DevOps Report has been released Configure Cross-Account … Continue reading DevOps on AWS Radio: AWS in Action – Michael and Andreas Wittig (Ep. 18)

Automating Amazon Polly for WordPress

Posted on August 29, 2018 by Paul Duvall | Leave a comment

In our previous post on automating AWS Budgets, I included an embedded audio file that read each word of the blog post. I did this using an AWS service called Amazon Polly – which turns text into lifelike speech using deep learning. I got the idea after noticing that Jeff Barr, Chief Evangelist at AWS, had started providing this capability … Continue reading Automating Amazon Polly for WordPress