Containers from Deployment to Management

Tue, 01/12/2021 - 16:33

Introduction

Modernizing applications yields a range of benefits for organizations looking for infrastructure that is built to last. Containerization allows you to be more flexible in the delivery and deployment of applications and optimizes costs. Adding a proper Continuous Integration and Continuous Delivery (CI/CD) pipeline into the mix allows for better management and automated workflows for a containerized application. 

AWS X-Ray_Application Performance

Tue, 08/18/2020 - 16:33

Overview

It’s no secret that DevOps teams must be able to quickly and efficiently debug issues in their operational environments, and a key metric in the maturity and quality of the DevOps team is the time it takes them to identify and resolve production issues. Application Performance Monitoring (APM) is a key component to this capability, and AWS X-Ray gives DevOps teams all of the features of a leading APM solution in an easy to implement managed service. 

AWS OpsWorks - Configuration as Code

Tue, 08/18/2020 - 16:33

Overview

One of the foundations of a good Devops organization is stable, repeatable environments that can be managed through code. When a DevOps team is developing an Infrastructure as Code management process, they often lean heavily on CloudFormation, as they should. But what should that team do if they need to support a hybrid cloud environment where servers and services are deployed both on premise and in the cloud? Queue AWS OpsWorks.

How DevOps Teams Automate with AWS CodeStar

Thu, 08/13/2020 - 16:33

DevOps teams share one common goal: to increase the frequency and quality of application deployments. AWS CodeStar is described as the AWS service to "Quickly Develop, Build, and Deploy Applications on AWS”.  DevOps teams can use AWS CodeStar to quickly set up their entire continuous delivery toolchain in minutes for more reliable deployments in consistent environments, as well as less risk of error.  

 An AWS CodeStar project creates and integrates AWS services for the project development toolchain, lending DevOps teams advantages such as:

DevOps Automation Tools For Agile Teams

Mon, 09/09/2019 - 18:29

Automation tools are key for delivering on the philosophy of DevOps: better application and service delivery at high velocity without sacrificing performance. DevOps practices that leverage the latest automation tools and technologies also ensure that their engineering platforms and processes are in place to facilitate continuous delivery, integration, and improvement without sacrificing quality throughout the development process. 

What Constitutes A Successful DevOps Strategy

Thu, 08/16/2018 - 19:23

What Is DevOps?

You are probably continually on the lookout for dynamic new ways to streamline your software productivity. In your research, you might have come across the concept called DevOps and wondered what it’s all about and how you can make it work for your team.

As a software development company in today’s highly competitive marketplace, where just about every business needs a mobile app and other proprietary software, you need to constantly search for ways to add speed and efficiency.