Have you ever watched ‘Kitchen Nightmares’ with Gordon Ramsay? The show is about an English Chef who goes into mom & pop restaurants all over the US and works with the owners and staff to fix their failing operations. Usually by the end of a 60 minute episode (and with the magic of video editing) Gordon fixes all the problems. Each episode normally climaxes and ends with a big group hug and a lot of tears; then Gordon walks away into the night after making a snarky comment. You’re probably wondering how this relates with DevOps? Here’s how. If you’ve read… [Read More]
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Wow, you’re going to love this! I recently listened to the David Linthicum Cloud Computing Podcast where David was interviewing Gene Kim; you know Gene the guy who wrote The Phoenix Project DevOps Book? Anyways, I’d never heard of David before now so after listening to the podcast I decided to check the CloudTP.com website and what I found was a goldmine of like-minded professionals who love what I love: Technology, Cloud and DevOps. Why am I telling you this? At VMinstall.com, my goal is to not only to write about Shiny New Objects (SNO) but also to share exciting news… [Read More]
Some experts say they’re a ‘myth’ while others will go as far as to call them Unicorns…Do DevOps Engineers exist? If you do a search on the topic you’ll find more questions than answers. So instead of just sharing another opinion I decided to link up with a DevOps Engineer and do a little Q&A. Enjoy! J. Bobby Lopez a.k.a. DevOps Engineer Welcome Bobby and thank you for being our guest on VMi. We appreciate you taking time to share your story. We’re also very excited to learn what it took to earn this illusive career role. Let’s get started… [Read More]