The fact that cloud computing has so rapidly grown into an essential business tool is pretty much old news. But the challenge of strategizing, scaling and hiring for cloud based infrastructure, services, and platforms is an ongoing problem.
While cloud technologies have enabled businesses to achieve greater agility and focus on their core value propositions, these technologies affect and challenge businesses on a comprehensive level, across operations, functionality and deliverability. This is in part why DevOps has become integral to the conversation. In short, DevOps seeks to overcome the inefficiencies and disparity that occur when development and operations are separated; namely, by improving speed of delivery and quality of user experience. [···]