How to enable DevOps Practices with PartsUnlimited Apps

There are countless ways to enable DevOps practices, especially when you weave in the wide variety of tools and platforms available. We wanted to give people practical step-by-step examples of how to enable those DevOps practices using the foundation of Microsoft Azure and Visual Studio Team Services so we built content around two new Parts Unlimited sample …

ITIL and ITSM to DevOps Resources

Many Enterprises have been utilizing ITIL (IT Infrastructure Library) and ITSM (IT Service Management) for a long time and some people question – with the DevOps movement is ITIL and ITSM still relevant? Is there a way to harmonize or modernize ITIL practices with DevOps practices? In this interview I did with Gene Kim, he answered …

DevOps Practices

Many people have tried to define what DevOps is and it is challenging. There is no “manifesto” like in Agile. I personally like the CALMS acronym, but this also has some challenges. So, I typically start to talk about DevOps at a very high-level that it involves People, Process, and Products/Tools – and in that …

How Microsoft does Agile + DevOps Resources

I’ve spent a bit of time over the past ~9 months learning how various teams inside of Microsoft implement DevOps and agile practices and as of recently Microsoft has pushed a number of public content items disclosing more of how they operate.  These pieces of content are spread across a number of locations, so I …