DevOps promotes to improve collaboration and communication between software development, QA, IT operations and services. DevOps aims to help an organization rapidly produce and enhance software products.
The adoption of DevOps is being driven by factors such as:
- Use of agile and other development processes and methodologies
- Demand for an increased rate of production releases from application and business stakeholders
- Wide availability of cloud infrastructure from internal and external providers
- Increased usage of infrastructure automation
This talk will focus on understanding the DevOps movement from the perspective of the database professional. We will discuss the Values, Principles, Methods, Practices and Tools applied and provide an example of how these will effect the database teams. This talk will discuss techniques such as version control of the database, continuously integrating database changes, deploying databases changes in an automated way, automated database sandbox creation, automated database comparison, using tools such as dbdeploy, dbmaintain, liquibase, flyway and many others.