One of the biggest challenges around application development is the role of communication and transparency between teams. For a long time, different teamâ€”like developers, business analysts, QAs and operationsâ€”were independent. Companies sometimes suffered from the siloed approach that resulted. The results of this scenario were longer app delivery cycles, less innovative products and a slower response to market needs.
Tiago Moura at IBM Systems Blog discusses tools to achieve DevOps success, the importance of communication and transparency between teams, the importance of secure access to project information, and keeping the DevOps solution simple.