Gartner Research

DevOps Step One: Assessing Your IT Infrastructure and Operations Technical Debt

Published: 22 June 2012

ID: G00231470

Analyst(s): Ronni Rosenstein , Cameron Haight

Summary

Technical debt is not just a development concern. IT infrastructure and operations organizations must confront their own accumulating debt as the initial step on their DevOps journey.

Table Of Contents

Analysis

  • What is Technical Debt?
  • Can Technical Debt Occur Within IT I&O?
  • How Do You Pay Down Your IT Operations Technical Debt?

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