To ensure this level of cooperation between development teams, DevOps and operations require specific check-in points with the digital value delivery process. This review will address a collection of questions, to ensure that release, testing, and support can be properly handled.
These questions may include:
- Does this story change the way the entire experience needs to be deployed into production?
- Does this story create a change to the way we handle scalability (either horizontally or vertically)?
- Does this story change the way in which we test and validate an environment?
- Are any new systems required to support this functionality in production?