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Focus on Outputs … not Inputs

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I had a financial crisis last week. Now, before our stakeholders get worried, I should explain that it was the Bank of Mum and Dad. I was abroad when two of my grown up children contacted me to say that they each needed money for different reasons. As the CFO (their Mom!), was also abroad I was the person with [......]

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Daysha Simulates DevOps

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To register for our free DevOps Simulation in London on the 18th October email us When I first heard ‘immersive learning experience’ I put it in the same category as ‘awesome’. Words best spoken with an American twang and overused to the point of being meaningless. However the words are millennial friendly as indeed is simulation. Today's younger workforce have grown [......]

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Fincode and DevOps Summit

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This blog is based on 3 days of presentation and debate at 2 events Daysha attended at the end of March 2018. Fincode which as the name suggests was primarily attended by Fintech companies including larger organisations like Morgan Stanley, Lloyds and BBVA. The other event was DevOps Summit which was a one day event and included financial and non financial attendees.  [......]

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Demonware Automates Alerting and Work Prioritization

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This is a note of a presentation made by Lisa Reilly from Demonware, at Metlife’s Galway offices at the Atlassian User Group for Galway on the 23rd Feb 2018. Demonware is responsible for developing and running the services and infrastructure for some of the largest entertainment franchises in the world. They work side by side with studios at Activision to [......]

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Daysha partners with XebiaLabs

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XebiaLabs, a leading provider of enterprise release and deployment automation software, have announced a partnership with Daysha DevOps, a leading Irish and UK based DevOps solutions, training and services provider. [caption id="attachment_21929" align="alignright" width="444"] Pictured above are Phil Knight of XebiaLabs and Brendan O'Reilly.[/caption] "Daysha had been speaking with Xebia Labs for some time, but in the last 6 months [......]

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“You’re Going To What?”

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This is Part 2 of two-part blog post about Release Automation. Click the link to read Part 1 - "We're going to automate this process". “You’re going to what? Not an unusual reaction when you tell someone you’re going to increase the amount of work going through their remit by a factor of several hundred. And when you’re talking about [......]

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Ryanair’s DevOps Journey

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This blog on Ryanair's DevOps Journey is based on a presentation made by Alan Coates (Head of Planning and Delivery Ryanair Labs) at the Atlassian European Conference in Barcelona in May 2017. Also included are links to other Daysha offers and content which are relevant to how Daysha assists Ryanair Labs in their ongoing journey. Ryanair will tell you their [......]

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“We’re going to automate this process”

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“We’re going to automate this process”. Now, it doesn’t matter whether you are a worker-bee in a factory, or a Sys Admin in a data centre, but when you hear the Boss use this phrase, let’s be honest, you get worried. And, frankly, you should be worried – especially if you are the person who has become the bottleneck. However, [......]

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Atlassian Summit Europe Learnings

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On May 2nd - 4th, 4 members of the Daysha team attended the first European Atlassian Summit in Barcelona. This blog is a collection of information gathered throughout the summit whether it be by attending various talks or speaking to other attendees. The Daily Telegraph This presentation was made at the Atlassian Summit conference in Barcelona May 3rd 2017 by [......]

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Atlassian User Community Meetup #2

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This blog is a brief summary of Daysha's Atlassian Community Meetup #2. 44 people registered and 23 people attended our Meetup at Groupon's office last night. Big thanks to Groupon's John McCall for organising the venue and helping out on the night. Brendan from Daysha opened the evening with a call for someone in the audience to step up and organise [......]

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