Learning through doing - the only way to truly grasp DevOps

By Philip Venables on 07 May 2016

This blog was originally posted on the ViFX blog on 06 May 2016 - click here to view.

We all have different capabilities when it comes to learning something new. Some can grasp things very easily and some take time, and repetition to get a hold of a new idea. Most of us however, struggle to pick something up when it turns what we’ve been doing for years on its head.

Topics: DevOps
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ITSM Tools - Customisation without fear

By Philip Venables on 14 Apr 2016

This blog was orignally posted on the ViFX blog on 13 April 2016 - click here to view.

Hello, my name is James Coope. I am not a perfect human being. I like things for the wrong reasons, buy things based on past fears and occasionally I get caught up by the hype surrounding certain consumer products.

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Is DevOps the next ITIL? Part Two

By Philip Venables on 07 Apr 2016

This blog was originally posted on the ViFX blog on 06 April 2016 - click here to view.

In a previous blog I asked the question - Is DevOps the next ITIL? The short answer is no! Read on to understand my reasoning and join in the discussion.

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Is DevOps the next ITIL? Part One

By Philip Venables on 11 Mar 2016

This blog was originally posted on the ViFX blog on 06 April 2016 - click here to view.

The IT Infrastructure Library has come a long way from its humble beginnings in the 90's. DevOps has shot to the top of the hype curve in the last two years, however some questions still remain. Is ITIL still relevant? Is DevOps the update to ITIL that it so surely needs? Does ITIL need to change at all?

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