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• White papers, research reports, web copy, solution briefs, and so on
• Thought leadership articles and blogs
• Surveys and Research
• Presenting at conferences and webcasts

My goal is to be truthful and knowledgeable, offering thought leadership with an easy-to-grasp and compelling style. I conduct thorough research, consider the audience, and work with subject matter experts to comunicate a clear and concise message.

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In-depth software development articles at: Programming With Reason

Implementing DevOps Without Containers

Eric J. Bruno
Too many organizations equate DevOps to the use of containers. Some even stop with containers and miss the full potential of a complete DevOps practice. Indeed, containers can be part of DevOps, but DevOps success can be achieved without the use of containers at all. This article explores how.

Common Container Performance Issues and How to Fix Them

Eric J. Bruno
Containers enable a powerful DevOps approach to development. They allow developers to assemble software into easily deployable containers that perform consistently across development and production environments.

How to Learn from Failure in DevOps

Eric J. Bruno
DevOps failure is a touchy subject with some, because DevOps is typically perceived as a way to avoid failure. As a result, when you fail in a DevOps practice, the situation can seem almost hopeless. However, just as a fail-fast business approach, or the “fail and adjust sooner” methodology of Agile often proves, DevOps failures are actually a step in the right direction.

Hot Patching - Resist and Hackers get the Upper Hand

Eric J. Bruno
Hot patching, a method of dynamically updating a system or application without downloading a new version or, in some cases, even restarting it, helps developers deliver bug fixes or enhancements to users quickly and automatically. Unfortunately, if we do not embrace hot patching—in spite of its potential for security exposures—the ones who stand to gain the most are hackers.