October, 2015

Oct 15

We May Have DevOps, But Does Ops Have the Dev?

Back in 2013, Pager Duty’s Ranjib Dey surmised that it would take ages for traditional operations teams to learn and adopt mainstream development technologies. The opinion sparked quite a lively discussion around what those mainstream development technologies are, what hurdles exist for operations team to adopt them, and whether it all would be as glacial as Dey guessed. For Episode 58, we welcome Ranjib to the show for a panel discussion to revisit the tweet and look to see if anything has improved in the last 2 years. Join the panel as we parse through the puzzle of:

We May Have DevOps, But Does Ops Have the Dev?

Join J. Paul Reed, aka @JPaulReed, Youssuf El-Kalay, aka @buildscientist, Seth Thomas, aka @cheeseplus, and J. Michael McGarr, aka @SonOfGarr for the discussion, plus a the last couple of weeks in News & Views and another Tool Tip!

Note: the audio levels on this episode were not set quite correctly; we’re aware of the issue and will fix it for the next episode. Apologies for the poor quality.

Or, download Episode 58, or any of our previous shows!

Show Links/Notes

Tool Tip

Youssuf introduces us WireMock, a powerful Java-based tool for mocking out network APIs.

Join Us!

How long do you think it will take for mainstream development practices to be one in the same with mainstream operations practices.

How have you gotten your team to become more dev-like (or more ops-like)?

Join the discussion!