Steps To DevOps: A Pragmatic Look At Lean There is a secular shift at play within the IT industry. Traditional markets are eroding rapidly. As organizations seek to innovate using new digital business mediums, many are moving their infrastructures to the cloud. A major challenge they find is that building cloud apps not only means a whole new set of tools, but also a new mindset. In-house software capabilities are becoming a must to compete, but the transition to DevOps and the cloud is not an easy one. At EMC World I described the steps we took to transform ourselves and adopt a DevOps culture.