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Without a doubt, one of the projects in my career that I've learned the most from is the State of DevOps Report. This is a project that I've worked on with Jez Humble, Dr. Nicole Forsgren, and the team at Puppet Labs, where we've surveyed over 20,000 technology professionals to understand the health and habits of organizations adopting DevOps. This is the research that allowed us to characterize the benefits of being a high performing technology organization, as well as how to become one.  If you've seen these statistics, the State of DevOps report is where it came from. Agility metrics 30x more frequent production deployments 200x faster production deployment lead time Reliability metrics 60x higher change success rate for production deployments 168x faster Mean Time To Restore Service Organizational performance metrics 2x more likely to exceed productivity, mark... (more)

State of 5th DevOps Report By @RealGeneKim | @DevOpsSummit #DevOps

Behind the Scenes of the 5th State of DevOps Report As I have mentioned many times, I've learned more doing this project than any project in my professional career. This has been a four-year collaboration with Jez Humble and Dr. Nicole Forsgren, as well as Nigel Kersten and Alanna Brown from Puppet Labs. "I only got four hours of sleep last night. I woke up after an anxiety dream about deadlocks in the database." Anyone who has run an online service probably knows this feeling. And this is what Jez Humble wrote on our Slack channel, 24 hours before the launch of the 5th annual S... (more)

DevOps Enterprise Summit is Coming to London!

After TWO sold-out events in the US, the DevOps Enterprise Summit is headed across the pond and adding another event in the heart of London! DevOps Enterprise Summit London 30 June  & 1 July 2016  Hilton London Metropole 225 Edgware Road, London, UK What is DevOps Enterprise Summit? DevOps Enterprise Summit (DOES) is a conference for the leaders of large, complex organizations implementing DevOps principles and practices. The event programming emphasizes both evolving technical and architectural practices and the methods needed to lead widespread change efforts in large organizatio... (more)