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Best Practices to Sync and Streamline DevOps Cycles for Faster IT Service Delivery

Published: 12 April 2013

ID: G00250668

Analyst(s): Jim Duggan , Cameron Haight , Thomas Murphy

Summary

Achieving DevOps velocity requires coordination across different IT department workflows. We offer four best practices for enterprise end users to further interdepartmental collaboration.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges

Introduction

Analysis

  • Update Departmental Cycles to Reflect the New Requirements Necessary for Velocity-Oriented IT Organizations
  • Coordinate Cycles Across Departments to Reduce Process and Workflow Delays and Information Loss
  • Identify Convergence Areas That Require Multidepartment Collaboration and Technology Integration
  • Perform Continuous Improvement of Workflows to Reduce Waste and Improve IT Effectiveness

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