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DevOps Trends and Predictions

DevOps Trends and Predictions

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As we head into the second half of 2017, it is safe to say that the adoption of DevOps is mainstream. Organizations increasingly rely on modern software development and delivery as part of their business model. Interest and adoption of DevOps is happening on a much broader scale, especially within the enterprise.

Organizations across industries are facing dynamic and highly competitive marketplaces driven by disruptive companies. These companies – the Unicorns – have entered markets with new business models powered by technology and software that can create or destroy billion dollar businesses. One of the prime examples is Apple and iTunes, which basically drove the CD industry into non-existence.

Disruption is rampant and the S&P 500 charts indicate that the average company’s tenure is shrinking. By 2030, it’s estimated that 75 percent of the companies on the S&P list will be new companies. It is more important than ever for enterprises to understand the changing landscape and adapt quickly.

As future-thinking businesses are trending towards DevOps adoption — let us review some of the key trends and predictions in this space.

 

Continue reading for the full list of predictions.

More Stories By Anders Wallgren

Anders Wallgren is Chief Technology Officer of Electric Cloud. Anders brings with him over 25 years of in-depth experience designing and building commercial software. Prior to joining Electric Cloud, Anders held executive positions at Aceva, Archistra, and Impresse. Anders also held management positions at Macromedia (MACR), Common Ground Software and Verity (VRTY), where he played critical technical leadership roles in delivering award winning technologies such as Macromedia’s Director 7 and various Shockwave products.