Research Report Says High Growth More Likely in Companies with Dev and Ops Synergy [Infographic]

By Posted in Tech Topics, Top Post 16 October 2014

How do you define the role of IT? Is it simply delivering servers, networks, or data? Or is it about much more than that, including being a driving force in a company’s overall business success? A recent research report from Enterprise Management Associates (EMA) highlights this delicate dance that enterprise IT teams are having to…

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Live from Velocity 2013: 22 Ways to Improve Application Performance

By Posted in Events, Tech Topics, Top Post, Video 19 June 2013

Wouldn’t it be nice if last year you knew all the stuff that you learned this year? Playing the “could’ve, would’ve, should’ve” game isn’t going to make your application any faster. But getting tips from the web performance community will! With that in mind, I asked attendees at the Velocity 2013 pre-party, “What are you…

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Live from Velocity: Steve Souders on Fostering a Performance Culture

By Posted in Events, Tech Topics, Top Post, Video 19 June 2013

On the first day of Velocity 2013, I asked Steve Souders about an article he wrote last month on creating a web performance culture. Steve is the co-chair of the conference and the Head Performance Engineer at Google. As he explains, “It’s hard to make a strong argument for performance because we’re not talking about making visible changes to the…

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