DevOps Trends, Predictions and 2017 Resolutions


We’re counting the days till the end of 2016. As 2017 comes into focus, we find ourselves reflecting on the advancements made in the world of DevOps during this past year, the challenges still to overcome, and some of the trends that will shape the software delivery industry in the year(s) to come.

To give a proper farewell to 2016, and welcome in the new year, we hosted a special episode of Continuous Discussions (#c9d9) earlier this week, featuring industry luminaries and experts looking back on the state of DevOps in 2016, as well as what emerging trends they see prevailing in 2017.

Our expert panel included: Robert Stroud, principal analyst at Forrester; Nicole Forsgren, CEO and chief scientist at DORA; Chris Riley, analyst at; Alan Shimel, Editor-in-Chief at; Manuel Pais, author on InfoQ and Skelton Thatcher; and our very own Sam Fell and Anders Wallgren. Continue reading for their exclusive insights into what’s in store for DevOps in 2017, plus some of their own DevOps New Year’s resolutions.

Read the full article here.