Sacha Labourey's blog

Sacha's 2019 Predictions on Technology & M&A!

Predictions are a tough exercise…. The likelihood of being wrong far outweighs the chances of being right. So why even give into that art...

My 2025 Predictions - Beat That!

It is this time of the year when I typically get a request to publish my predictions for year N+1. And this is a difficult exercise because...

VMware Acquires Heptio: Have the Classic Giants Woken Up?

VMware just announced that they had acquired Heptio, a company started only a couple of years ago by some of the key minds behind the...

IBM Acquires Red Hat, Now Who Does Google Buy?

A couple of hours ago, IBM announced that they had entered into an agreement to acquire Red Hat for $34 billion in cash. That’s one of...

Continuous Security and “The Big Hack”

For a week now, the Internet has been buzzing with a Bloomberg story reporting a massive hack that would have impacted some 30 well known...

FOSS: Saving Humanity and Beyond Since 1983

I’ve been recently thinking about the evolution of open source, associated business models and market expectations. I’ll be sharing some...

Jenkins is Showing the CI/CD Way

JetBrains just released the 2018 edition of their The State of Developer Ecosystem Survey . It is pretty interesting, as it is based on a...

Microsoft and GitHub: A Great Step Forward for DevOps

Microsoft just announced the acquisition of GitHub . What does this mean for developers, companies, the DevOps market and CloudBees? As...

Enterprise DevOps: The People's Front of Judea or Don’t Sweat the Small Stuff

This is the eighth in a series of blogs about enterprise DevOps. The series is co-authored by Sacha Labourey, CEO, CloudBees, and Nigel...

Enterprise DevOps: The Spine is Critical

This is the sixth in a series of blogs about enterprise DevOps. The series is co-authored by Sacha Labourey, CEO, CloudBees, and Nigel...