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10 ways DevOps can help you automate in the cloud

By Mihai Criveti and Catalin Rusu As cloud adoption and born-on-cloud applications are on the rise, we need to change and accelerate the way we develop, test and manage software, and move toward software-defined infrastructure. While most businesses have established processes and tools for software development, aspects such as QA, technical debt management and operations automation […]

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DevOps with SmartCloud Application Services

Playing DevOps with IBM SmartCloud Application Services (SCAS) is about making life easier for the whole team.

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Collaboration in the cloud

The benefits of using the IBM Rational Collaborative Lifecycle Management solution, plus information on an upcoming collaboration webcast.

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How to get thrown out of IBM Pulse 2012

Well, I'm back from IBM Pulse 2012 and I'm only partially recovered. However, I thought I'd let you know some of the amazing things I saw and heard there while they're fresh in what passes for my mind.

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Development and operations on a cloud, keeping your feet on the ground

If the teams in charge of enterprise applications operations are dedicated to the stability of systems and infrastructure to provide business users with the means to carry out their work, by contrast it is expected of those that develop the applications to regularly develop new features to ensure an evolving and competitive business. These two conflicting objectives often cause problems and tensions between the two teams.

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It’s all about the business: Winning in the cloud with IBM Cloud Service Provider platform

In a previous blog post, “The new “C” in CSP: from communications to cloud service provider”, I discussed the analysts’ estimates on public cloud market opportunity and expected growth. I explained why communications service providers (CSPs) are uniquely positioned to take advantage of this opportunity. I also summarized the actions that CSPs must take to […]

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