Tag: Multi-Demand

Multi-Demand Operations

How can Multi-Demand Operations eliminate handoffs and adhere to ITIL?

In this article, Steve Smith explains why Service Transition, Change Management, and Production Support phases are inimical to Continuous Delivery, and how such Policy Rules can be turned into ITIL-compliant Policy Guidelines that increase flow

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Multi-Demand Architecture

How can Multi-Demand Architecture accelerate reliability and delivery flow?

In this article, Steve Smith explains why Policy Rules should be based on Continuous Delivery predictors, the importance of a loosely-coupled architecture, and how architectural Policy Rules can benefit Continuous Delivery and reliability

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Multi-Demand IT

What is Multi-Demand IT?

In this article, Steve Smith explains how Multi-Demand IT provides the means to drive a Continuous Delivery programme with incremental investments, according to product demand.

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The Bimodal Delusion

Why is Bimodal IT so fundamentally flawed?

In this article, Steve Smith describes what Bimodal IT is, why it is just a rehash of brownfield versus greenfield IT, and the delusion that underpins it all.

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Strategising for Continuous Delivery

What strategy should an IT department adopt to incrementally and iteratively transform itself? How should different methods of software development, testing, and operations be managed at the same time?

In this series, Steve Smith describes a Continuous Delivery strategy for large organisations with a mixed application estate, explains why Bimodal IT is a delusion, and shows how Multi-Demand IT can help an organisation incrementally adopt Continuous Delivery

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