Brian Dawson's blog

Digital Disruptors: How Airbnb, Tesla and Uber Used Software Innovation to Transform Entire Industries

For decades, industries have been disrupted by those that figure out ways to deliver products better, faster or cheaper. They harnessed...

6 Keys to Unlock the Value of DevOps

When people talk about today’s software, two things are clear: It’s driving real value in businesses, big and small, helping them transform...

6 Steps to Know You've Hit a Home Run with Continuous Delivery

Are you actually doing continuous integration? And, if so, have you extended your organization’s processes to the point where you’ve...

7 Ways to Know You've Aced Continuous Integration

One of my favorite moments at Jenkins World last year came when tech guru Jez Humble , during his keynote address , led the crowd in a...

DevOps – Not Your Average Case of FOMO

It seems that every day there is a new how-to article about DevOps adoption or a new message in my inbox about why I need DevOps in my life...

DevOps and Security: Fighting Factions or Fabulous Friends?

DevOps professionals consider themselves as agile, ahead of the game and able to deliver new programs quickly and efficiently. Traditional...

The Business Value of CD

Continuous delivery allows you to deliver new software and update existing software faster, with lower risk. Reducing risk is important,...

DevOps–Fad or Here to Stay?

In software development, as trends gain more popularity they gain new adopters at ever increasing rates. Often, it is simply because that’s...

7 Ways to Drive Your Enterprise DevOps Transformation

From nimble startups to large enterprises, organizations across all industries are actively adopting DevOps practices to gain and maintain...

Why You Must Care About DevOps

DevOps is becoming the de facto standard for software development. A quick look at case studies reveals early successes and tremendous...