Many companies already apply the CALMS framework to their application code or front-end development process. However, most haven’t applied this important framework to their database change and release process.
If you’re not familiar with CALMS, it’s an acronym for Culture, Automation, Lean, Measure, Sharing. In practice, CALMS is a framework for DevOps and focuses on the people and cultural aspects of software delivery. To make your CI/CD pipeline work at its full capacity, you have to consider everything as code. This includes the data layer. This wasn’t possible for enterprises to do in a safe and repeatable way until very recently.
Read this white paper to learn more about CALMS and how your organization can specifically apply this DevOps model to the database to achieve better overall DevOps success that you can measure with faster application releases.