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predictive modeling

The IT Leader’s Definitive Guide to Predictive Modeling

Whether you’re new to predictive modeling or just need a refresher, this post will walk you through the essential steps of predictive analysis. Predictive analysis starts…

devops security

Get ITSM Up to Speed on Security for DevOps

Traditional ITSM processes, whilst designed for all the right reasons; to protect us, to improve our predictability and to enable common understanding, are frequently accused of…

itsm processes

Support in the Age of DevOps: 8 Ways to Revamp Your ITSM Processes

The origins of DevOps lie in agile system administration and the recognition that whilst software development teams were taking advantage of agile methodologies to become more…

DevOps Toolchain, Clearly Explained: The What, Why, and How

Thomas Edison once said, “The value of an idea lies in using it.” Revolutionary companies have their ideas valued when they convert them into products. But…

Cross-Functional Teams: What They Are and How to Build One

Do you know what’s common between tech giants like Google, Netflix, Facebook, and Amazon? They’ve all adopted a cross-functional approach. Do you understand why? Every company…

Why DevOps Needs Release Management

Why DevOps Needs Release Management

Release management is crucial to successfully manage the complexity that the combination of DevOps and distributed, microservice-based architectures have introduced into the application landscape. In the…


A DataOps Definition: Separating Hype From Value

Software development has evolved quickly in recent years. It has changed following diverse methodologies—for example, waterfall, extreme programming, scrum, and agile, just to name a few….

The Organization Leader's Guide to Improving to Time to Market

The Organization Leader’s Guide to Improving to Time to Market

For those unaware of time to market, here’s a clear definition. Time to market (TTM) refers to the time needed to develop a product, from its…

what is business analytics

What Is Business Analytics? A Comprehensive Definition

In today’s world, knowledge is power. Therefore, if you have it, you have the power to make informed decisions. Those will change the way you build…

Digital Risk

Digital Risk: What It Is And How to Manage It in Your Org

Is your organization becoming increasingly dependent on technology? If so, your organization is also becoming vulnerable to certain digital threats and risks. As a result, you…

value streams

Value Streams in Software: A Definition and Detailed Guide

Projects used to be the coin of the realm for software. Companies used projects to collect new features, organize teams, and manage investments. Over the years,…

software development trends

Software Development Trends: What You Need to Know for 2020

An old teacher of mine used to say that one year in tech was equivalent to ten years for other industries, given how fast-paced the field…