HowTo: Cross Project View of Upcoming Scheduled Rundeck Jobs
Alex Honor     May 25, 2018 Rundeck

How do you view all of the scheduled Rundeck Jobs across all of your Rundeck Projects? This is a frequently asked question, and Rundeck Pro has the answer.

Reports of the Impending Demise of Operations Are Greatly Exaggerated
Damon Edwards     May 21, 2018 IT Operations

Our industry has spent the past 7-8 years proclaiming the need for better integration of Dev and Ops to improve flow and quality. Despite this work — or perhaps because of it — there is a new rift forming between Dev and Ops.

Self-Service and Reducing Toil at Gartner IT Operations Strategies & Solutions Summit
Damon Edwards     May 14, 2018 Rundeck

Headed to Orlando today for the start of Gartner's IT Operations Strategies & Solutions Summit? Rundeck will see you there!

The Shift from Siloed Labor Pools to Internal Service Providers
Damon Edwards     May 9, 2018

The following is an excerpt from an upcoming research report on "Modern Operations" by IT Revolution (publishers of The Phoenix Project, The DevOps Handbook; producers of DevOps Enterprise Summit). 

 

For decades, the traditional IT organizational model has been based on grouping people by job function or similar skill sets.

Looking for Rundeck Plugins?
Damon Edwards     May 5, 2018 Rundeck

Rundeck features a variety of plugin points for both enhancing the user experience and extending the functionality of Rundeck. While it is quite easy to create your own plugins, it is always nice to be able to start with ones that others have made. 

Ops Myths: Change Windows Bring Higher Quality
Damon Edwards     May 2, 2018 IT Operations

At first glance, change windows sure seemed like a good idea. Here is how the thinking went: