The difference between Continuous Delivery and Continuous Deployment is often referred to as ‘just one more step in the automation pipeline‘. If it’s just one more step why are so many organizations struggling with it? Simple, that last step reaches into departments outside of the traditional DevOps universe: the network team and the security team.
That’s not to say it’s the teams themselves that are preventing Continuous Deployment, it’s typically the technologies they are managing holding things up. Sure, some vendors have responded to the push for greater automation, which has been great to see, however many of these attempts have been vendor specific and downward facing leading to vendor automation-tool sprawl.
It’s not all doom and gloom.
There is a way out of the DevOps Continuous Disappointment pipeline.
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