Guest blog by David Spark, Spark Media Solutions
For developers and engineers who haven’t fully embraced DevOps, the IT department is often seen as a roadblock. Why do I have to fill out all these request forms? Why can’t I just implement this myself? Sure, IT keeps the business actually running, but developers and engineers are creating the tools to make the business run. Isn’t there some way that the two could work together to run faster?
At the 2015 AWS re:Invent conference in Las Vegas, I asked attendees, who were mostly developers and engineers, “How would you make your IT department faster?”
Here’s their advice in just two minutes: