I was just thinking this morning about the DevOps phenomenon. When I started in IT it wasn’t unusual for people to do development work and operations – especially in smaller organisations.
Over the years this changed and specialisation became the name of the game – you were a C# developer or a java developer or a Windows admin or a network guy…
|Now with DevOps being the flavour of the month the admin guy, or developer, who can at least have an intelligent conversation about the other guys issue’s is in big demand again.
The cynical side wonders how long before someone has the bright idea that separating developers to concentrate on development and ops staff to concentrate on admin stuff is more efficient