Defining Success—More than just speed
Industry data shows that high performing software organizations are able to outperform their peers in each of three key outcomes, each measured by two metrics.
Speed: The rate of software change. Speed is measured by:
- Deployment frequency
- Time from commit to deploy.
Efficiency: Effectiveness of software change.
Learn more about measuring and managing efficiency.
Risk: Quality of software change.
Learn more about measuring and managing risk.
You can start by focusing on any of these outcomes individually, but long-term success requires addressing each of them.
Improving the rate of change in your organization starts with assessing your current state. Industry data categorizes IT organizations into the following high, medium, and low performing categories based on speed. Where does your organization fall?
One a Week to
Once a Month
1 to 6 Months
Commit to Deploy
|< 1 Hour
1 Week to
1 Month to
Accelerating software delivery
Automation is the key ingredient in accelerating your software delivery.
Provision new environments quickly, test changes and dependencies automatically.
Automatically test, review, build, and deploy changes on commit.
Automatically test correct compliance issues and configuration drift.