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Monolithic Transformation
Using DevOps, Agile, and Cloud Platforms to Execute a Digital Transformation Strategy

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When enterprises need to change urgently, in most cases, the prob‐ lem is with the organization and the system in place. Individuals, like technology, are highly adaptable and can change. They’re both silly putty that wiggle into the cracks as needed. It’s the organization that’s obstinate and calcified."


Michael Coté 


Part I: Fostering Change. Examine the principles of small-batch thinking, user-centric design, and shifting from functional teams to product teams.

If your company is looking to create new business models through digital transformation, this practical eBook will help get you started. Michael Coté explores the strategies and tactics you need to transform your in-house software creation capabilities.

Part II: Cloud Native Cookbook for Leadership. Apply those principles across your organization, from creating and communicating your strategy through building your pipeline and choosing the right cloud platform.

Here's the complete chapter list. Don't miss out on this awesome content.

Chapter 1

Executive Summary

Chapter 2

Executives: Why You Should Care

Chapter 3

Intro to Containers

Chapter 4

Principles of Kubernetes

Chapter 5

How it Helps Your Business

Chapter 6

How Kubernetes Works

Chapter 7

What To Do Next?


Michael Coté works at VMware on the advocate team. He focuses on how large organizations are getting better at building and delivering software to help their businesses run better and grow. Most recently, he’s published Digital WTF on this topic. He’s been an industry analyst at RedMonk and 451 Research, worked in corporate strategy and M&A at Dell in software and cloud, and was a programmer for a decade before all that. Coté does several technology podcasts (such as Software Defined Talk) and writes frequently on how large organizations struggle and succeed with Agile development and DevOps, blogs at, and is @cote on Twitter. Texas Forever!

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