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Positively Impacting Clients Through Thoughtful DevOps Implementation: Interview with Juan Ruiz

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It’s been a little over a decade since DevOps started to make its way into the mainstream of software development. But rather than experience a wane in popularity, it’s become integral to different areas of the software development lifecycle. DevOps, it seems, is going the way of Agile with the percentage of companies having adopted or fully-immersed in DevOps climbing from 48% in 2017 to 50% 2018, and companies only just starting to or thinking about adopting DevOps going from 40% in 2017 to 36% in 2018. If you further consider the amount of companies that are leveraging offshore software development companies for their software projects, it becomes clear that software outsourcing perners need to share their clients’ level of DevOps expertise

 

Understanding DevOps As A Philosophy, Not Just A Framework

DevOps transitions can be challenging because they don’t just entail a new set of practices or tools used during the software development lifecycle, but a change in culture and mindset. Where historically the development and operations teams have worked separate, DevOps endeavors to bridge the gap through increased collaboration and shared ownership of a project at every step of the process. This understanding of DevOps as a philosophy is crucial to is success, as PSL’s senior DevOps engineer Juan Ruiz explains.

 

In this interview, Juan discusses his understanding of DevOps, how PSL approaches the process of implementing DevOpsrocess, and what makes PSL unique in terms of DevOps practices. He explains PSL’s particular mindset as a software outsourcing partner when it comes to approaching a client’s process and project to employ a DevOps mindset.

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Offshore Software Development: Asia vs Latin America

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A constantly growing IT market has made offshore software development practically a necessity for any company that wants to be competitive. As the appetite and budget for software solutions increases, businesses that want to thrive must be ready to deliver what customers want quickly and effectively.

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The Business Benefits of Reactive Microservices

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Companies looking to develop microservices can find they’ve bitten off more than they can chew if they don’t properly anticipate several hurdles that come with microservices.

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13 Ways to Boost Intercultural Communication in IT Outsourcing

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“If you talk to a man in a language he understands, that goes to his head. If you talk to him in his language, that goes to his heart.”  — Nelson Mandela

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PSL’s Daily Video Standup with Carlos Zuluaga

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At PSL, we count ourselves lucky to have such a diverse and incredibly talented offshore software development workforce. Our employees cover an extensive range of specialties, capabilities, and technologies, but most importantly, display great qualities as people and citizens of the world.

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PSL at ScaleConf Colombia 2019 and DevOpsDays Bogota

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We’ve said it before: At PSL, we love technology, but our mission goes beyond it. As part of our greater objective of positively impacting the societies we operate in, we believe that the democratization of knowledge is integral to contributing to the development of our regions.

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New Opportunities in .NET: Interview with Sebastian Velez

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Companies across the tech industry need to be especially attentive to the latest developments in technologies. The world of fast-paced developments demands even the smallest organizations remain flexible and open to innovation, bringing together the best in software development practices and cutting-edge tools to reach new heights.

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PSL’s Daily Stand Up with Carolina Contreras

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"Every day, I feel immense pride and joy that I'm part of an organization that not only finds people but moves people, and that I'm part of that movement." — Carolina Contreras, Director of Outstanding People & Talent Resourcing at PSL One of the most impactful parts of PSL's mission and purpose-driven approach is how we con...
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