Eight useful tools for devops success from Automic, Red Hat, Dynatrace and more

Software and services aimed at automation and analytics are helping fuel the devops revolution


Devops has been gaining steam at organisations of all stripes thanks to its ability to bridge the gap between software development and operations and to smooth rifts between developers and systems administrators. These two groups have historically butted heads over software development, testing, and deploying the apps into production, but devops aims to save the day. SEE ALSO, WHAT IS DEVOPS?

A host of tools have been introduced in the devops vein, with configuration managements tools like Puppet and Chef perhaps the best known. But the devops tools landscape is much broader than configuration management. Here are eight other tools geared toward devops-minded organizations, each focused on application deployments.

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