Gartner Research

How to Build a DevOps Release Team

Published: 15 May 2012

ID: G00233252

Analyst(s): Jim Duggan , John Rivard , Ronni Rosenstein


IT organizations are increasing adoption of agile development and Web 2.0 applications, which is driving new organizational alignments between development and operations. This research discusses new approaches to bridging the gap between development and operations to support continuous deployments.

Table Of Contents


  • Approach 1: Focus on the DevOps Team
  • Approach 2. Focus on the Overall Release Management Process
  • Approach 3. Focus on Quality Assurance Standards
  • Approaches Can Work in Combination
  • What's Next?
  • Bottom Line

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