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State of DevOps 2019 Report

Read the report for free, then join a Q&A webinar with lead author Dr. Nicole Forsgren The Accelerate State of DevOps Report represents six years of research and data from over 31,000 professionals worldwide. It is the largest running research of its kind, providing an independent view into the practices and capabilities that drive high […]

Why Should a Major Enterprise Depend on Open Source Software

Modern companies, whether they sell socks or trade stocks, are all really software companies: They use software to create competitive advantages, to react to customer demand and market changes, and to find innovative ways to both streamline internal processes and deliver more value to customers. So why should a major enterprise depend on open source […]

State of Software Delivery: Report

Software delivery and the SDLC are undergoing massive shifts, including the embrace of open source technologies and workloads that are being moved to public, private and hybrid cloud delivery targets. Each year, Armory conducts a survey to take the pulse of the industry and determine how organizations are emerging as leaders. In this year’s State […]

Armory Raises $28M in Series B Funding to Drive Enterprise Digital Transformation with Spinnaker, the De Facto Standard for Software Delivery At Scale

New Funding to Power “Software-First” Innovation via Accelerated Software Delivery; Insight Partners’ Lonne Jaffe Joins Armory Board of Directors SAN MATEO, Calif. – August 1, 2019 – Armory, the enterprise software company commercializing Spinnaker, the leading open source continuous delivery platform from Netflix and Google, today announced that it has raised a $28 million Series […]

Blueprint for Spinnaker Adoption

As organizations increasingly recognize the benefits of continuous integration/continuous software delivery (CI/CD), they are choosing to deliver some or all of their software using CI/CD tools and platforms. Spinnaker is rapidly becoming the platform of choice for CD, enabling rapid, reliable, and repeatable deployments across DevOps teams; an extensible architecture that deploys to all private, […]

Why Multicloud Is Better than One Cloud

On the surface, the major cloud provider offerings seem very similar. Once you dive into the technical specifics, however, it is clear that cloud infrastructure is far from commoditized. Cloud providers differ significantly in their geographic coverage, their pricing structure, and the ease of integration with various types of software. Multicloud strategies allow companies to […]

Die, Long-lived Branches

Long-lived feature branches. We tend to think of them as a relic of the software development practices of yesteryear, but many businesses still have them today. Firstly, while nearly every company preaches the importance of Agile and DevOps, there are plenty of large enterprises still using waterfall-style development and delivery methods for at least a […]

Webinar: Automated Canary Analysis with Spinnaker

Canary deployments are a modern, highly-scalable and cost-effective way to help companies roll out software with both velocity and safety. In this webinar we will walk through the fundamentals of canary deployments, the benefits it can bring to your organization, and the best practices and key learnings from using canaries in production. We will also […]

How to Hire a DevOps Team

Assembling a DevOps teams is theoretically simple and practically hard. Hiring a DevOps team requires bringing together a group of people with complementary and somewhat overlapping skillsets who will be able to handle the entire application lifecycle internally—from development to deployment to operations. Most DevOps teams should have between four and eight people—one popular yardstick […]

Using Spinnaker to Migrate to Containers At Scale

There are many advantages to switching to a containerized, service-oriented application architecture. However, there are also undeniable challenges that arise from moving to containers, especially for enterprise-scale applications. The core of the challenge for enterprise container migrations is complexity. Running hundreds of applications managed by a team of hundreds or more developers that uses thousands […]
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