continuous delivery

Culture Drives Performance

Really enjoyed reading the The 2014 State of DevOps Report by Puppet Labs, IT Revolution Press and ThoughtWorks. Some of the key findings for me were: Strong IT performance is a competitive advantage. Firms with high-performing IT organizations were twice as likely to…

New book

I’ve just seen a new book available: “Application Release and Deployment For Dummies” I’ve always thought that one of the major problems in the industry is dummies doing our releases and deployments

The Cross Functional Conundrum

“RJ,” said Willy, the CEO, putting his arm around RJ’s shoulders, “we made you CTO because you said you could deliver. Foofle have launched a cloud product and it looks like we’ll lose our market share to them. We can’t…

Project Takes 54 years to deliver

According to the Guardian, project Xanadu, originally commenced in 1960 and has had it’s first release. Ted Nelson, the main who coined the term ‘HyperText’ conceived the project and it is seen as a ‘better’ alternative to current web technologies.…