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Network Source of Truth (SoT)

by Andrew Lerner  |  January 28, 2020

To align with digital business needs (i.e., more, faster but with near 100% uptime), we recommend networking professionals apply DevOps and infrastructure-as-code techniques. We've written about this before and it entails...

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The coming disruptions of the application release DevOps markets.

by Christopher Little  |  July 3, 2019

It started with Dev-ended vendors shifting right into Ops and Ops-ended vendors shifting leftward towards Dev -- want dashboards of the "DORA four" metrics, anyone? -- but now it's a...

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DevOps June 2019

by Christopher Little  |  June 19, 2019

Some of this blog post was originally scheduled for late last year but didn't publish.  I've taken that content and added to it -- I think you'll find it all...

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2019 Network Resolution: Invest in Network Automation*

by Andrew Lerner  |  January 7, 2019

Recently, a networking leader at a mainstream enterprise asked me a very simple question: if you could only do one new thing in 2019 what would it be? For me,...

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Networking Retrospective

by Andrew Lerner  |  January 2, 2019

Around this time of year, many folks take a retrospective look at 2018 and/or make predictions for 2019 (or resolutions). One interesting thing about all these retrospectives is that frankly,...

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Networking Needs a Chaos Monkey

by Andrew Lerner  |  March 9, 2018

It’s time, the networking industry needs a Chaos Monkey. If you’re not familiar with the concept, Netflix created the Chaos Monkey to intentionally introduce failures, such as disabling virtual machines (VMs)...

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Atlassian Summit

by Thomas Murphy  |  September 14, 2017

Atlassian has had a solid climb from humble beginnings to near ubiquity in software development teams.  Built on a foundation of easy to use and a focus on how Teams...

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The state of DevOps -- according to me

by Joerg Fritsch  |  August 31, 2017

I recently had an interesting discussion with a client around DevOps. The client felt that for DevOps to happen they need to remove all barriers, security checks, etc., provide full...

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Predicting the Death of the CLI

by Andrew Lerner  |  November 22, 2016

Every year around December, we publish Enterprise Networking predictions. This year, we have five predictions including: By 2020, only 30% of network operations teams will use the command line interface...

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Can you operationalize Docker containers?

by Joerg Fritsch  |  July 14, 2016

As DevOps matures enterprises have a need to put critical applications running on Docker Containers into production. Security folks currently have a hard time to decide if their Docker use...

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