Continuous Delivery

Continuous Delivery is a set of practices that ensure a code base is always in a deployable state. This helps in getting code into production safely, often, quickly and consistently. Continuous Delivery standardizes and automates the steps developers go through to go from code in a code base to production. CD allows developers to routinely ‘call’ the process on-demand.

Waypoint 0.2 is adding foundational features for CI_CD

Waypoint 0.2 is adding foundational features for CI/CD

It may only seem like a minute ago that HashiCorp announced and released Waypoint as a 0.1 version, but it was October 15th, 2020 at HashiConf. Waypoint is Hashicorp’s first step...

A beginner’s guide to GitOps and how it works

Infrastructure automation using DevOps best practices As software applications become more sophisticated, the demands on infrastructure increase. Teams need to support complex deployments at immense scale and speed. GitOps is an operational...
Why you must shift left security in the software development lifecycle

Why you must shift left security in the software development lifecycle

This is post 3 of 4 in the Amazic World series sponsored by GitLab 1. Toolchain tax: just the tip of the iceberg? 2. Why the Pipeline is key for Cloud Engineers 3. Changing...

New trends and buzzwords in the DevOps era: are you ready for 2021?

As the year 2020 comes to an end, it's nice to look back at the trends and hypes we got so far. It is even more exiting to see which trends...
Terraform 0.14

Terraform 0.14: are we at version 1.0 yet?

The second of December marked the next major milestone in the progress of HashiCorp’s Infrastructure as Code product; terraform. However, how many more minor releases are needed before it is deemed grown-up enough to receive the coveted 1.0 versioning?
Why the Pipeline is key for Cloud Engineers

Why the Pipeline is key for Cloud Engineers

CI/CD pipelines are a common workflow automation tool for software developers. These pipelines generally build, integrate, and deploy new software versions, while doing code quality checks, security checks, integration tests, and...
The benefits of single application CICD whitepaper

The benefits of single application CI/CD

Continuous Integration and Delivery (CI/CD) has changed the way we build, test, and deploy software. Releases that happened weekly, monthly, or more, can now be pushed several times a day. In order...
DevOps Culture

Why CI/CD is really about collaboration

CI/CD really is about collaboration. In this post, we’ll talk about why this is true, and walk through some examples that show how this works in real life. This a post in...
CI/CD Complexity

Beating CI/CD complexity with CINQ

CI/CD is a common practice to bring applications from code to production. Unfortunately, the tools needed to create these pipelines vary wildly in functionality and quality, and you need to integrate...
CNCF Landscape: tool sprawl

DevOps tool sprawl: is ‘tool tax’ just the tip of the iceberg?

DevOps tools make the world go ‘round. Too many tools make the DevOps engineers go mad. The first one is true. The second one, too. Fact is: tooling that helps you...