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A World-Class Deployment Experience By Doing Less

One of the pleasures of having young kids is the built-in excuse to listen to Winnie-the-Pooh stories by A.A. Milne.  Milne is brilliant at writing from the perspective of children while including nuggets of wisdom for adults who follow along.  One consistent theme in his stories is the importance of slowing down and focusing on […]

Building A Better Release

Security, stability and predictability – important hallmarks of what it takes to ship great software. In the fall of 2020, Armory began the process of incorporating these three key factors into a new release process. We believed there would be substantial benefits to changing our release cadence and offering our customers the chance to be […]

How do you grow and scale?

Unlocking innovation by making software delivery reliable, scalable, and safe is complex. It becomes even more complex when your delivery platform cannot scale properly and fails to meet the needs of your development teams when they need it most. Spinnaker is awesome, no question. We know Spinnaker well, and we love Spinnaker, which is why […]

Cultural aspects of creating a highly evolved DevOps organization

Join Armory for a roundtable discussion with DevOps leaders to examine the impact that company and team culture have on DevOps adoption rates. Following in the footsteps of Puppet’s 2021 State of DevOps report, Armory’s Thomas McGonagle sat down for a discussion with • James Bland Global Tech Lead — DevOps, AWS, • Margaret Francis, […]

re:Invent Private Dinner: Join us for a meal and conversation about CD at scale with Snap, LaunchDarkly, Scopely, AWS, and others

Are you attending re:Invent this year? To celebrate the return of in-person events, Armory is hosting a series of private dinners for a few nights of great food, drinks, and thought-provoking conversation with your peers. Join Armory execs including our new CEO, Jim Douglas, leaders from AWS, and executives from leading enterprises including Snap, Launch […]

How to Take the Pain of Rollbacks out of Deployments

  Software applications have become an integral part of the business climate in most modern organizations. With an ever-increasing demand for new features and enhancement of already-existing ones, software teams constantly face novel challenges, and the pace of software development is growing by the day. To keep up with this fast-paced business climate, software teams […]

Monitoring Spinnaker: Part 1

Overview One of the questions that comes up a lot is how you monitor Spinnaker itself.  Not the apps Spinnaker is deploying, but Spinnaker itself and how it’s performing.  This is a question that has a lot of different answers. There are a few guidelines, but many of the answers are the same as how […]

The Importance of Patents: Interview with Nick Petrella, Head of Legal

    In honor of Armory’s recent acquisition of a patent for continuous software deployment, we sat down with Nick Petrella, Head of Legal, for a casual conversation covering a wide range of subjects, from patent law to Nick’s background as a software engineer and why he made the leap to the law. Check out […]

Armory Agent for Kubernetes Simplifies K8s Complexity

I’ll be upfront with you, I’m a sucker for a good origin story. It’s one of the reasons I spent hours engrossed in the Marvel Cinematic Universe not too long ago.  Rooting for incredibly flawed individuals with an outsized sense of duty and superpowers to back it up….What’s not to love?  My partner has a […]

Cybersecurity Awareness Month: Interview with Shannon Smith, Armory Security Compliance Manager

Shannon Smith joined Armory at the start of 2021 to oversee our SOC-2 compliance audit readiness and to generally help the company prepare for the challenges of taking on various compliance standards. Following up on her appearance in our recent panel discussion, CompOps: How Compliance Operations Help Dev Orgs Conquer Increasing Regulatory Hurdles, I circled […]
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