8 Things You Should Know About DevOps, July 15, 2013 Called a cultural and professional movement, DevOps seeks to better integrate development and IT operations teams to accelerate application delivery. Read on to find out what the DevOps movement is about and the benefits it can provide enterprise organizations.
DevOps Helps Increase Deploy Frequency
The Puppet Labs study found four major metrics where the shift to DevOps impacts the delivery of new code. First and foremost is deployment frequency: High-performing DevOps organizations deploy code 30 times more frequently than traditional shops. DevOps shops also need less lead time to make code changes, with nearly a quarter of these organizations requiring less than an hour of lead time. This leads to faster deployments, with high-performing shops deploying 8000 times faster than their peers.