Agile

Agile is a set of practices to make software development move quickly and easily. These practices value Individuals and interactions over processes and tools, Working software over comprehensive documentation, Customer collaboration over contract negotiation and Responding to change over following a plan.

Playbooks as Code

Close your DevOps loop – Playbooks as Code can help

DevOps is all about enriching your end-user experience. Continuous feedback to improve your applications is an important discipline. The faster you respond to (external) changes the better. Disruptions in production need...
Why Simple CICD reduces Friction and makes devs happy

Why Simple CI/CD reduces Friction and makes devs happy

For software development teams, one of the most important factors of an efficient and successful development process is frictionless CI/CD. While simple CI/CD reduces friction, getting to a point of 'simple'...
Cyrès How Building and Using software factories are very different

Cyrès: How Building and Using software factories are very different

CI/CD has been a major turning point in software development methodologies. It standardizes the workflows and tooling developers use, not unlike how a factory standardizes its work and machines to achieve...
The case for Continuous Documentation

The case for Continuous Documentation

Continuous Integration, Deployment (or Delivery), and even Release are well-known concepts for developers and cloud engineers. Teams work hard to create pipelines that do most of the repetitive work for them,...
Why APIs can’t be missed when it comes to DevOps

Why APIs can’t be missed when it comes to DevOps

DevOps teams rush to deliver their applications to production. Data & information spreads fast in modern organizations. Teams push hard to eliminate manual processes and replace them with automated scripts. One...
Defects

Dealing with DevOps Metrics and KPIs

Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) are a great principle to measure how well your organization performs. DevOps accelerates the automation of (almost) everything within the entire organization. Therefore you need useful KPIs...
Stack Labs loves Simple CICD

Stack Labs loves Simple CI/CD

Continuous Integration and Continuous Delivery are a vital part of every project. At Stack Labs, this is one of the pillars of our work and of our team. It's kind of...
CockroachDB

CockroachDB is a hassle-free SQL database for multiple clouds

Everyone knows: cockroaches are annoying, highly persistent bugs. They can live under extreme conditions and always keep coming back even if you eliminated them all. When it comes to your valuable...

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...
Parallel tests

Best practices for modern CI/CD pipelines

CI/CD is not new anymore. The hype slowly cools down and is now entering a mature state. Software development companies incorporated their CI/CD processes to fully support their DevOps teams. There...