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What is DevOps? [duplicate]

Please bear with me as this might get a bit deep. I’ve been reading though some documentation of a error logging SaaS I’m using in an application I’m building. Quite a few times they gave me the ...
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“DevOps Engineer is a sysadmin with more insight”? [duplicate]

Is this statement flawed (or not), is it possible to elaborate on and explain why? Indeed, quite a few DevOps roles as posted in job ads go along these lines. Alternatively, you could say "a dev with ...
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8answers
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How to help DevOps Engineers feel less like a lone wolf?

I have just been speaking to a DevOps guy who raised some really good points about the struggles of being a DevOps Engineer and feeling like a one-man army sometimes, even though he is in a team of 16 ...
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4answers
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What is the difference between SRE and DevOps?

What is the difference between SRE and DevOps? Site Reliability Engineering and Development Operations seem to overlap a lot in detail. How do I know which group is responsible for what, and how do I ...
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7answers
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Why shouldn't I try to hire a 'DevOps Engineer'?

The idea of having a DevOps Engineer has become quite popular recently, and it seems appealing to just have a person who can slot in and provide many of the benefits of DevOps, as described in the ...
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6answers
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How do I hire a good DevOps, fitting my company?

Good developers should fit rule 11 of the Joel Test: Do new candidates write code during their interview? However, I know little to nothing about Docker containers, how to configure Jenkins or AWS,...
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6answers
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What could be a valid definition of DevOps to introduce it to a novice?

I've done / created lots of SCM related presentations, and now I'm trying to "upgrade" to a DevOps successor of it. What I always try to do in my presentations, is to come up with an introduction ...
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5answers
537 views

Can I found a small company on DevOps?

Suppose I am en entrepreneur with little seed money for my Great Idea (TM) and I start a company initially planning to implement my Great Idea (TM) on my own and hire additional help on a basis ...
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1answer
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Continuous Integraton using Jenkins Pipeline for a .NET project

The project: A .NET standalone application consisting in: The main application that is a Windows Service containing a web server used for the web interface. Project is 90% .NET (Framework, Standard ...
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1answer
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What is the difference between the traditional Development and Operations Model and Site Reliability Engineering?

"SRE is what happens when you ask a software engineer to design an operations team." – Site Reliability Engineering Since Google's Site Reliability Engineering Book was released, on more than one ...
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2answers
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How can I become a DevOps Engineer? [closed]

Please suggest me a right path to this DevOps career. From blogs Im not getting a well defined path. What all courses I have to take.
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1answer
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How to identify yourself on a CV [closed]

So here is your job role: You help in designing common modules that allow other teams to easily deploy their code onto production. This includes Java code, dockerfiles, ansible modules, build ...