Operability

The state of DevOps in 2018 - industry insights

The state of DevOps in 2018 - industry insights

We were recently interviewed by Chris Kanaracus for the leading tech publication TechBeacon for their article How they did it: 6 companies that scaled DevOps. Here is an expanded version of the interview, covering the state of DevOps in 2018

Practical Operability Techniques at Continuous Lifecycle London 2018

Practical Operability Techniques at Continuous Lifecycle London 2018

Continuous Lifecycle London is an annual DevOps, Continuous Delivery and Containerisation conference.  Matthew Skelton, Head of Consulting at Conflux, delivered a talk on techniques for improving operability – “Practical, team-focused operability techniques for distributed systems”.

Good logging — the foundation of operability for Serverless and IoT

Good logging — the foundation of operability for Serverless and IoT

Serverless is an emerging “new normal” for web-based applications and services where the unit of deployment and billing is a single function a few lines of code in length. Serverless enables radical transparency in billing and radical ease of use for developers; when combined with with marketplace (“app store”) offerings from cloud vendors like AWS — allowing teams to compose applications from pre-built functions rather than writing everything themselves — the Serverless provides hugely accelerated development times and (often) reduced operational cost.