Gartner Research

Avoid Failure by Developing a Toolchain That Enables DevOps

Published: 16 March 2016

ID: G00293223

Analyst(s): David Paul Williams, Thomas Murphy


DevOps toolchains emerge from the need to deliver applications in faster and more agile ways, but can include dozens of noncollaborative tools, making the task of automation a technically complex and arduous one. This research explains to DevOps leaders how to plan, design and implement a toolchain.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Follow Gartner's DevOps Toolchain Guideline Recommendations
    • How Not to Use the DevOps Toolchain
    • Toolchain Development
    • Toolchain Planning
    • Toolchain Activity
    • Choosing DevOps Tools

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