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Scaling DevOps Episode 2: Scaling CI Environments

It can be easy to do cutting edge DevOps for small teams working on small-scale projects. However, different problems start to emerge when scaling DevOps processes and operations to multiple (sometimes distributed) teams, complex deployments, multiple technologies (Kubernetes, instances, and serverless functions), and critical production systems with millions of users being affected by each change.

In the second episode in the series, we will discuss the specific challenges DevOps engineers and developers face in scaling cloud environments for continuous integration and CI tools such as Jenkins or Teamcity. We will discuss how we view the 'shift left' movement and how it impacts the complexity of developing scalable end-to-end automation for your cloud environments.
Recorded Aug 15 2019 16 mins
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Roni Dover, Director of Sales Innovation & Meni Besso, Product Manager
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Quali is the leader in delivering cloud-agnostic Environment as a Service (EaaS) solutions for development and testing, sales demo/POC, training, and cyber range teams. Global 500 OEMs, ISVs, financial services, retailers, and innovators everywhere among others rely on Quali’s award-winning CloudShell platform to create self-service, on-demand environments that cut cloud costs, optimize infrastructure utilization, and increase productivity.

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