June 25, 2014—Austin, TX | Flux7, an IT consultancy focused on delivering cloud migration, application development and process optimization solutions using DevOps-based approaches, today announced the availability of a 60-point DevOps Assessment designed to assist software-driven enterprises to evaluate their current infrastructure and identify key points ...
June 28, 2014Flux7 Labs
This past weekend, we solved two problems for two customers. They both had working Config Management solutions. One used Puppet; the other used Chef. One was Red Hat-based; the other was Debian-based. But, both of them had ...
May 12, 2014Ali Hussain
Recently, I was helping a client setup log management. While talking to the internal team, I found myself frequently arguing that you have to make the setup easy, otherwise it will not get done. As I found myself repeating this statement, I realized I was cutting right ...
April 28, 2014Ali Hussain
As we mentioned in our article, DevOps is about gaining visibility into key metrics, communicating that information to the stakeholders, and reacting to that information automation where and when possible. The first step in this process is gaining visibility, ...
April 18, 2014Flux7 Labs
The Great Debate: Should you use Docker or not? (Feb 12, 2014): Given the growing trends of Docker, we at Flux7 embraced Docker for various client needs and also for our internal purposes. This ...
April 13, 2014Flux7 Labs
Recently, I read this article in TIME Magazine about the launch and resurrection of healthcare.gov. In reading the entire article, the only thing I could think of was how the key problem here is summed up in one word: DevOps. Before I ...
April 13, 2014Ali Hussain
Last week we explored how business goals should inform every good DevOps strategy. This week we’ll discuss how to use those goals to validate your DevOps architecture. From our experience at Flux7, the best way to ...
March 3, 2014Ali Hussain
An organization moving to the cloud truly understand cloud’s benefits only when setting up good DevOps methodologies and cloud automation to meets its needs. The process is replete with tool choices at every stage and the overall goal is to understand and meet the organization’s needs....
February 24, 2014Ali Hussain
Our clients are always deeply interested in creating productive dev environments. The power of a dev environment comes from many places. First is time saved by reducing the number of manual steps and by preventing context switches for a developer. Improving flow enables a developer to catch ...
February 20, 2014Flux7 Labs