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What Is Bimodal IT?
By Courtney Glymph
Gartner's concept of Bimodal IT argues that for successful digital
transformation, IT needs to split into two parts: mode 1 for maintaining and
modernizing traditional back-end IT services and mode 2 for agility in
building front-end, digital apps. This allows IT to respond to the digital
divide emerging in their organizations by operating in two coherent but
deeply different modes.
With DevOps changing the way digital apps are built, traditional "waterfall"
methodologies look clunky and outdated. However, rather than making
old-school, st... (more)
Three Reasons Why DevOps Transformation Produces Happiness
By Charlie Coffey
"It is not necessary to change. Survival is not mandatory." - W.
How often do we see this quote used in DevOps blogs without a hint of irony?
It's as if we need to instantly complete generations of evolution to stave
off extinction, like trying to grow an extra lung overnight.
DevOps or Die!!!
So this is it - the dreaded DevOps transformation looms large. The department
will be ‘shaken up', practices will be ‘turned on their head', and staff
will be ‘taken out of their comfort zone'. It's... (more)
DevOps Transformation in Six Simple Steps
By Michael Schmidt
DevOps is a far cry from the days of traditional software development. It is
an amalgamated culture of attitudes, best practices and tools; a journey
towards the Holy Grail of Continuous Delivery in which actions speak louder
To understand DevOps you have to live its values. Lip service will not
suffice. This requires an often wholesale organizational change for IT
departments that are often stuck in their ways. A certain amount of trust
must be given to those chosen to lead the revolution, but the business ... (more)