The application economy is motivating leaders to make critical changes across IT and the business, one of the most significant being the adoption of DevOps. For enterprise IT organizations who need to accelerate delivery of apps and provide customers with higher-quality software, faster, DevOps–with its focus on collaboration across IT domains from development to delivery–is increasingly the answer.
According to the results of a recent CA Technologies study with Vanson Bourne, 88% of 1,425 IT and line of business (LOB) executives already have or plan to adopt DevOps sometime within the next five years. This strong endorsement can be attributed to the greater demands on IT to deliver apps faster and to the tangible benefits DevOps adopters are seeing–measurable results showing from 15% to 21% improvements. On the demand front, executives in this study report they need to:
- Improve the quality and performance of applications.
- Enhance the end customer experience.
- Simultaneously deploy software across different platforms.
At the same time, the research makes it clear to achieve these positive results and better address these ever-increasing needs, enterprise IT and business executives will have their DevOps work to do. Investments in people, process and technology will only succeed in a culture finely tuned to DevOps.
Download this research report now to understand the benefits DevOps can provide, the challenges that could arise during adoption and the investment required to make DevOps a success.