DevOps – It's About Modernization
By Eric Mader | Edited by Michelle Malcher
Often misinterpreted as a buzzword endorsing development teams taking over platform and infrastructure roles, DevOps is, in fact, all about development and operational modernization. Rather than operating as siloed, asynchronous teams as has been the norm for decades, DevOps represents a fundamental, holistic, organization-wide shift not only in processes and tools, but in people and culture.
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