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Three Lean Principles for I&O Leaders to Support DevOps Adoption

Published: 21 September 2016

ID: G00314098

Analyst(s): George Spafford , Katherine Lord


I&O leaders often feel challenged when trying to drive successful adoption of DevOps without a prescriptive roadmap for implementation. Lean IT is a philosophy supported by tools, techniques and methods that can help I&O leaders in their quest to get meaningful value from DevOps.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Implement a Workflow for Releases Driven by Customer Requirements and Delivering Value
  • Develop a Kaizen Program to Identify Waste and Support a Continual Improvement Approach
  • Create Feedback Loops to Improve Collaboration, Increase Organizational Learning and Support Continuous Delivery Across the IT Delivery Chain

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