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31
Oct

30 Days of DevOps: Test Automation and Azure DevOps

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Coding best practices are becoming the norm. More and more development teams are acquiring habits during their developments such as TDD and even BDD. Despite this meaning having to shift left completely the testing, it’s something that for some teams still take years to digest, so we have to go step by step, and the […]

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26
Oct

30 Days of DevOps: Azure resources, environments and Terraform

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Managing Azure Resources is a piece of cake, isn’t it? Just log into the Azure portal, select or create a resource group and begin administering your resources. Quite straightforward, right? But, let’s say we have a case where we have to have 9 Windows 2016 Servers installed for a new team of developers that are […]

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23
Oct

30 days of DevOps: Jenkins and Jira

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Another DevOps day at MagenTys. Part of DevOps is to increase transparency and improve the end-to-end traceability of our user stories from the conception to the release out of the pipeline. There are different ways to bring that in. One typical case is how we can track development activities inside our Jira tickets. Jira has […]

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19
Oct

30 Days of DevOps: Application Logging

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How do you analyse the behaviour of your application or services during development or when moving the code to production? This is one of the most challenging things to control when we deploy software into an environment. Yes, the deployment is successful, but is the application really working as expected? There are a number of […]

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13
Sep

So, you think you know DevOps?

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I wrote my first article about what DevOps is and how to start with it in October 2015. Back then, there was not much information about DevOps, but Agile was peaking up, and some processes like Application Lifecycle Management and SDLC were very well known. Likewise, with “DevOps” tools, there were some, but not to […]

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04
Apr

A DevOps Journey

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Recently, the team and I finished another DevOps project, so we wanted to share with you the challenges we faced during our journey. Usually, at MagenTys the traditional DevOps engagement doesn’t take longer than 6-8 weeks depending on the complexity of the solutions and the DevOps practices needed to enforce. The DevOps level of maturity […]

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14
Mar

DevOps Kitchen: How SonarQube, Azure Container Instances, Linux and VSTS work together

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Gone are the times of Microsoft and Linux living in parallel universes, nowadays with the introduction of Cloud Services and Containers, the matter of choosing an OS is meaningless. While practicing DevOps, you will find out that the technologies and tools used are not the most important part, we should be instead focusing on fast […]

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23
Feb

DevOps Tools: Should I use Bitbucket or GitHub?

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In keeping with our journey around DevOps, today I wish to focus on DevOps tools. At MagenTys, it is not uncommon that someone has come to us with the same problem, they want to move their version control solutions from a source code version that was “imposed” some time ago, to something more modern, broadly accepted […]

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