Gartner Research

Avoid Failure by Developing a Toolchain That Enables DevOps

Published: 16 March 2016

ID: G00293223

Analyst(s): David Paul Williams , Thomas Murphy

Summary

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

Introduction

Analysis

  • 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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