In the past, , most applications were developed separately from the teams that operated the production environments. This is changing. And this is a major change for development that moves from on-premise to SaaS delivery. The developers and operators are in the same company and sometimes the same team. DevOps is just combing the terms Development and Operations.
Nowadays, DevOps is supporting a move to a more agile development methodology where continuous integration, automation and repeatable processes are the priority. Development and Operations are finally working well together.
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