The Roles And Responsibilities of a DevOps Team

A successful journey of adopting DevOps starts with identifying key roles and responsibilities required for your organization's success and putting the right-skilled team members in these roles. There is no one-size-fits-all when it comes to the structure of a DevOps team. Each team's roles and responsibilities will vary according to the organization and scope of the project, so you need to have these two things in mind when assembling your team. We have put together a list of common DevOps roles, with their accompanying responsibilities.

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Best Practices for Large-Scale Deployments

Planning a large-scale deployment strategy with DevOps can help you maintain your reputation of releasing high-quality applications to clients. These tips can eliminate interruptions to your products, which improves your reputation among clients. Reputation is a critical part of finding and keeping clients in any industry.  

Here are the best practices for carrying out large-scale deployments.

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How to Apply DevOps Strategy to Manage Cloud Infrastructure

Making the switch to the Cloud can be one of the best cost-saving decisions for your enterprise. Developers can work remotely, and you can leave the fuss of server management to the engineers at IBM, Amazon, Oracle, or whoever else you decide to work with.

Cloud computing offers many benefits, but even the slightest interruption in the cloud infrastructure can wreak havoc on development and operations. Fortunately, you can minimize this risk by applying a DevOps strategy to manage your cloud infrastructure.

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Using Docker Containers to Build your Code

Making use of a build tool can greatly improve your development workflow. With a build tool, you can automate some of these tasks, saving your developers from having to do redundant work. A build tool also helps you maintain a repeatable build process that is less error-prone as it guarantees that each person working on the project will be running the same up-to-date commands when building and deploying their code.

DeployBot provides Build Tools that you can use to prepare your code for deployment. When setting up your Server configuration, you can specify some commands that DeployBot will use to process your code, before deploying the resulting code to the server. It does this inside a secure, isolated Docker container on the DeployBot servers.

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Deploy a Python Application to Heroku with DeployBot

In this guide, we'll go through the process of setting up an automated deployment process for a Python web application. We'll show you how to use DeployBot to configure zero-downtime deployments of a Python web app to Heroku. We'll use a Django project for the demonstration, but the same process can be used on any Python web application, whether you are using another framework or no framework.

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