Microservices for Managers: Part 3, a Culture of Experimentation and Learning

Jul 17, 2019 by Riccardo Cefala

In my previous two blog posts, I explored two principles that are at the heart of DevOps: systems thinking and amplifying feedback loops. In this post, we’ll discuss the third and final principle, a culture of experimentation and learning, which is the direct and most compelling effect of the first two principles.

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Why the 10x Engineer Myth Needs to Go

Jul 15, 2019 by Jamie Dobson

 

There was a whole kerfuffle on Twitter this weekend because someone posted about 10X engineers. I didn’t give it much thought. However, over the weekend, the noise just didn’t seem to stop, which got me thinking about the olden days and where this idea of a 10X engineer came from.

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How Your CI/CD Pipeline Reflects Your Organisation’s Structure

Jul 1, 2019 by Rafael Portela
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Kubernetes the Hard Way Explained: Chapter 4

Jun 18, 2019 by Andreas Krivas

More than a year after the last post of our series regarding the Cloud Native Computing Foundation’s official Kubernetes Certified Administrator program, one might be surprised to see that Kelsey Hightower’s tutorial, Kubernetes the Hard Way, remains one of the main sources to prepare for the exam. But it has earned that distinction. It indeed provides a comprehensive and extensive way of practicing what you will need to know to earn.

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Going Cloud Native Without a Map

Jun 14, 2019 by Pini Reznik

The core problem for managers at any company contemplating a Cloud Native transformation is that they don’t know what they don’t know. They don’t even know how long it will take, so they come up with estimates based on the way they’ve previously worked. These estimates are always wildly wrong, for a number of reasons.

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