DevOps Discovery & Deployment Planning Workshop
DevOps Discovery & Deployment Planning Workshop (aka DevOps Solution Workshop) Improve your software delivery - A cross-functional, collaborative session addressing your organization's challenges with software delivery practices. Outcome identifies and prioritizes improvement goals and delivers a practical roadmap and architecture for adopting DevOps solutions. Business Drivers Offering Benefits Key Deliverables Organizations need to deliver more applications and systems faster with higher quality, at reduced risk and expense. Downtime has become untenable, and every second of time to recovery equates to lost revenue. IBM will collaborate with you to understand your current situation, goals and constraints, and make specific recommendations for improvement and implementation. The workshop participants deliver a presentation based on the workshop outcomes that will include maturity assessment, your goals, a prioritized roadmap and recommended architecture. Identify & Prioritize Challenges in your Pipeline such as: • Scheduled deliveries, manual integrations and periodic builds are resource intensive • Backlog of errors and integration challenges in SIT and QA • Document driven waterfall development practices • Deployment and provisioning processes produce inconsistent environments inducing errors • Little to no feedback from monitoring and instrumentation into development • Stovepipe portfolio plans with little project feedback Address Mandates: “We need to deliver our software faster and more often to meet today’s needs of the business and our customers!” “We must improve our quality to stay competitive!" “We need to reduce our costs of software delivery." “We always deliver late when the requirements have lost their relevance" Value Proposition: • Accelerate software delivery – for faster time to value • Balance speed, cost, quality and risk – for increased capacity to innovate • Reduce time to customer feedback – for improved customer experience Offering Steps: Assist your team to complete a four step process to start with DevOps 1. Assess Current Status - Examine current practices, technology, pains and challenges. Identify business goals and success measures to focus IBM recommendations 2. Determine Capability Priorities and Vision 3. Draft Solution Improvement Roadmap 4. Conduct Executive Sponsor Review Duration: 2-4 weeks, 2-3 Days OnSite Workshop Delivers: • Specific findings and recommendations for practice improvements aligned to your business goals • Adoption roadmap based on proven best practices and IBM adoption framework, prioritized against your business goals. • Phased outline of plan for preparation, pilot, and roll out, and detail a plan for first win/pilot • Initial and objective DevOps solution architecture Steer DevOps Operate Continuous Feedback Develop/ Test Deploy Contact For more information regarding this or any Middleware Service Offerings, please contact your IBM Account Manager, Services Sales Representative or visit our website. © IBM Corporation 2015IBM, the IBM logo, ibm.com, Smarter Planet and the planet icon are trademarks of International Business Machines Corporation, registered in many jurisdictions worldwide. Other product and service names might be trademarks of IBM or other companies. A current list of IBM trademarks is available on the Web at www.ibm.com/legal/copytrade.shtm.