Gartner Research

Approaches to DevOps Implementation

Published: 13 March 2019

ID: G00389599

Analyst(s): Consult the Board Research Team


This summary contains input from eighteen members regarding implementation of DevOps across the IT organization. We begin this summary with an overview of members' experience with DevOps, timelines for DevOps implementation, and management frameworks used for DevOps. We follow this with an analysis of DevOps application management, delving into the percentage of applications using DevOps, criteria for determining transition of applications to DevOps, and performance management metrics used for DevOps. We close this summary by highlighting members' DevOps KPIs and challenges, as well as DevOps implementation's impact on accountability and ownership.

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