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Orchestrate Your DevOps Toolchain

Published: 19 August 2016

ID: G00294928

Analyst(s): David Paul Williams, Thomas Murphy


A DevOps toolchain can include dozens of noncollaborative tools, making the task of automating the continuous delivery of applications a technically complex and arduous task. IT and DevOps leaders should use DevOps toolchain orchestration to meet speed and efficiency expectations.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Implement an Orchestration Strategy That Ensures All Toolchain Tools Coexist in Support of the DevOps Delivery Pipeline
  • Evaluate DevOps Orchestration Tools Against the DevOps Functional Objective
  • Minimize the Number of Toolchain Orchestrators
  • Quantify the Trade-Offs of Centralizing or Duplicating Orchestration

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