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DevOps and Efficacy

As I always do I was checking out the DevOps group on LinkedIn and a question caught my attention “How can you gauge a company’s commitment to DevOps philosophy?” I thought that was an interesting question, and it turned out to be a very interesting discussion. Below is my reply.

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AWS Enhanced Networking Broken On Ubuntu 12.04

This is going to be a short and sweet post. Currently enhanced networking is not working with the Canonical Ubuntu 12.04 HVM AMI.

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Managing A DevOps Team

Well first off I figured I would make that the title since that’s probably what people think I do these days, I manage a DevOps team. Well first off all if you have been following the DevOps movement there is no such thing as a DevOps team, so while it might help my resume to put “Manager of DevOps” it simply isn’t so, and I try not to lie about my work history. So why would I make a blog about “Managing A DevOps Team” when obviously I have no experience in doing so? Well I will tell you why…..

Today I was waiting around and doing some harmless googling and came across a great article called Devops Consulting: Why I Don’t I suggest if you haven’t read it yet you take out some time and do it and it gave me some great ideas for my next blog post.

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The Phoenix Project – The Three Ways – The Hello World App

My current company is making a big push to deploy our flagship app in the cloud around the world. This is a suggestion I recently made in a meeting regarding “How” we should start and how we can prevent making the same mistakes we make today in our physical infrastructure.

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