A DevOps structure coupled with network functions virtualization KPIs were central themes in a research report released by Nexius, an end-to-end network services and business intelligence solutions company.
The research paper, “Organizational Collaboration and New KPIs for NFV Success,” was published in conjunction with University of Texas at Dallas researchers and describes the importance of combined unified development and operations structure and new KPIs for increased success of NFV deployments.
DevOps is the combination of software development best practices with network operations. Historically, changes in network operations unfolded over decades; whereas changes in IT software environments is considered more agile. Combining development with operations (DevOps) can allow network changes to occur without risking security, reliability and performance.
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