The Science of Lean Software and DevOps: Building and Scaling High Performing Technology Organizations
Forsgren PhD, Jez Humble, Gene Kim
Although in most cases the type of system you are building is not important in terms of achieving high performance, two architectural characteristics are. Those who agreed with the following statements were more likely to be in the high-performing group: We can do most of our testing without requiring an integrated environment. 1 We can and do deploy or release our application independently of other applications/ services it depends on.