DevOps SIG – Announce – 12 Clouds of Christmas

This month, we are not having our regular meeting due to the holidays. Instead, we are encouraging those interested to attend Austin Cloud’s 12 Clouds of Christmas event. The event has 12 (or so) lightning talks about DevOps/Cloud related topics.

Info here:

NOTE: This does, unfortunately, conflict […]

DevOps SIG – A DevOps Thanksgiving

In the spirit of the Thanksgiving holiday, our November meeting will be an open spaces session looking back on 2013 and discussing what we are thankful for in the DevOps world. Major events, new tools, etc. the explosion of activity around DevOps has been pretty exciting, so it is good to do this […]

DevOps SIG – Datical – Database Config Management

This month, Datical have agreed to speak about automating database change management. This is an often tricky topic that comes up regularly in any DevOps promotion / automation discussion and one we have discussed within our community a number of times.

Datical is a local Austin company building product and solutions to help model, […]

DevOps SIG – Docker

This month, Greg Symons of DrillingInfo will lead a discussion on Docker – the new tool for making applications more portable across system images wherever they may be. This is an exciting tool with a lot of potential DevOps uses. It even got a Wired article this month: Speaker: Greg SymonsDate/Time: 9/25/13 […]

DevOps SIG – Release Pipelines

At the end of the last meeting, the group decided that we should have a discussion about our pipelines and how we manage them. There can be lots of complexity with it and the associated scheduling of resources. Please come prepared to discuss how you do it, what problems you have, and […]

DevOps SIG – July Meeting – Provisioning

It has been a while since we visited provisioning and how we deal with that. This can be a hard area to deal with – particularly for those of us who can’t simply leverage the tools that come with a public cloud infrastructure. Tho providers can be plenty challenging, too. Since […]

DevOps SIG – June Meeting – Environment Showcase

At the last meeting, there were a number of folks who expressed a willingness to share a couple of slides describing how they did things in their environments at the next meeting. Well, that next meeting is Wednesday, June 26. This is a great opportunity to share what works / doesn’t work […]

DevOps SIG – May Meeting – Meet the neighbors

March Topic: Meet the neighbors

It’s time for the May meeting of the Agile Austin DevOps SIG. From the April meeting, folks are interested in getting to meet each other and learn what we all do with our day job. It has been a while since we did anything like this […]

DevOps SIG – April Meeting – Metrics Metrics Metrics

It’s time for our April meeting and, based on feedback from the group in March, we are going to be tackling the ever popular topic of metrics. Please come prepared to discuss:
* What your team measures / wants to measure
* What those measurements mean to your business
* Who cares about those measurements
* Anything […]

DevOps SIG – DevOps Maturity Model – Matt Ray

For our March meeting, Matt Ray from Opscode has offered to share his perspective on how to assess and measure the maturity of DevOps within an organization.Speaker: Matt RayDate/Time: 3/27/13 12:00 pm – 1:00 pmVenue: Bazaarvoice, 3900 N. Capital of TX Hwy., Austin, TX 78746To Register (and for more info):