Reliability, repeatability, and speed are the underlying principles that must be mastered to successfully achieve DevOps transformation. Agile development feeding a CI/CD pipeline is only the initial step. Without accurate monitoring providing stabilizing feedback, speed can quickly turn into chaos. The only way to keep monitoring in synchronization with rapid deployments is automation.
Gene Kim and Pavlo Baron discuss the challenges organizations face when adopting the Five Ideals, and how value stream mapping can help businesses understand where their efforts will result in the best return.