Gartner Research

How CSPs Can Apply DevOps to Scale for Digital Business

Published: 12 November 2015

ID: G00274986

Analyst(s): Mentor Cana


To successfully transform traditional CSPs to be ready for digital business and scale their digital transformation, CTIOs need to implement DevOps initiatives to enable continuous deployment and automation, build reusable and modular capabilities, and start on their bimodal journey.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Enabling Scale via DevOps
    • Automation and Continuous Deployment and Delivery
  • Avoiding Silos via Bimodal and Pace Layering
    • Freeing Mode 1 Capabilities for Consumption in Mode 2
    • A Flexibility Proxy: Open API Orchestration and Exposure Layer
  • Culture and Talent Realignment

Case Study

  • CenturyLink's DevOps Journey

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