The 2014 State of DevOps Report — based on a survey of 9,200+ people in IT operations, software development and technology management roles in 110 countries — reveals:
Companies with high-performing IT organizations are twice as likely to exceed their profitability, market share and productivity goals.
IT performance improves with DevOps maturity, and strongly correlates with well-known DevOps practices.
Job satisfaction is the No. 1 predictor of performance against organizational …
Intelligent N+X Redundancy, Placement Affinities, & Future Proofing in the Virtualized Data Center
Virtualization brought about the ability to simplify business continuity management in IT. Workload portability and data replication capabilities mean that physical infrastructure failures no longer need impact application services, and they can rapidly be recovered even in the event of complete site failure.
However, Enterprises and Service Providers face new challenges ensuring they have enough compute …