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DevOps Survey Results: Why Enterprises Are Demanding Support for Open Source Software

CloudBees partnered with Hurwitz and Associates to survey 150 IT decision makers across a wide range of industries, including: technology, manufacturing, financial services, education, healthcare, retail and several more. 57% of respondents were in organizations of 1,000 - 5,000+ employees, while another 36% were in organizations of 100-999 employees. A majority of respondents held...

Enterprise DevOps: I Wouldn’t Start from Here - Understand Your DevOps Starting Point

This is the second in a series of blogs about enterprise DevOps. The series is co-authored by Sacha Labourey, CEO at CloudBees, and Nigel Willie, DevOps practitioner. There is an old joke in the UK about a couple of city dwellers driving through the countryside and becoming lost. After several minutes driving around they see a local farmer. Drawing next to him they wind down the...

Now on DevOps Radio: Rob Stroud of Forrester On DevOps, Open Source, Jenkins and Jenkins World

Andre Pino is back in the host’s chair for the latest episode of DevOps Radio featuring Forrester analyst, Rob Stroud . In this episode, Rob shares his thoughts on DevOps, open source, Jenkins and Jenkins World. At Forrester, Rob drives the DevOps research agenda, from continuous integration/continuous delivery all the way through to production deployment. He started his career in...

DevOps Survey Results: The Case for Standardized Continuous Delivery Tools

CloudBees partnered with Hurwitz and Associates to survey 150 IT decision makers across a wide range of industries, including: technology, manufacturing, financial services, education, healthcare, retail and several more. 57% of respondents were in organizations of 1,000 - 5,000+ employees, while another 36% were in organizations of 100-999 employees. A majority of respondents held...

DevOps Survey Results: Why Enterprises Are Embracing Continuous Delivery

CloudBees partnered with Hurwitz and Associates to survey 150 IT decision makers across a wide range of industries, including: technology, manufacturing, financial services, education, healthcare, retail and several more. 57% of respondents were in organizations of 1,000 - 5,000+ employees, while another 36% were in organizations of 100-999 employees. A majority of respondents held...

White Glove Treatment for Your Enterprise DevOps Initiatives

(NOTE: Skip the blog and go right to the white glove treatment - free trial of CloudBees Jenkins Enterprise ) Today we kick off a new campaign focusing on the value that CloudBees and Jenkins deliver to organizations to enable their enterprise DevOps initiatives. As you know, the Jenkins butler has been the official mascot of the Jenkins project since the Jenkins project started...

Jenkins World Hot Topics - This Thursday On CrowdChat

If you are a Jenkins user, you’d have to be hiding under a rock not to have heard about Jenkins World . It’s the largest gathering of Jenkins users in the world – and it’s happening in about two weeks! Whether you have already registered or not, you can get access to Jenkins experts in an upcoming chat. On Thursday, August 17, at 1:00pm EDT join us for Jenkins World Hot Topics on...

On DevOps Radio: From Docker to DevOps with John Willis

In this episode of DevOps Radio , John Willis, former director of ecosystems at Docker*, shares everything from his experience in the early days of DevOps to his predictions of what the future holds. When it comes to software delivery, John says he has been “involved in the process forever,” having worked with 10 startups in 30 years. However, he always remained on the IT...

Now on DevOps Radio: Three's Company - Special Jenkins World Edition

The countdown to Jenkins World 2017 is officially on! Host Andre Pino sits down with not one, not two, but three Jenkins World keynote speakers in Episode 20 of DevOps Radio. Kohsuke Kawaguchi, Jenkins founder and CTO at CloudBees; Jez Humble, co-author of Continuous Delivery, Lean Enterprise, and The DevOps Handbook ; and CloudBees’ own CEO, Sacha Labourey, talk about recent...

Now on DevOps Radio: Perficient’s Ronda Kiser-Oakes on Hitting a Homerun with DevOps

Episode 19 of DevOps Radio features Ronda Kiser-Oakes, director of the North America DevOps practice at Perficient, a digital transformation consulting firm serving leading companies. Besides being an avid sports fan, Ronda is passionate about the business of IT and how DevOps is changing the way businesses innovate. Unlike her beloved Cubs, Ronda says companies don’t have to wait...