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NoOps

NoOps (no operations) is the concept that an IT environment can become so automated and abstracted from the underlying infrastructure that there is no need for a dedicated team to manage software in-house.  More

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"For NoOps to work, it needs an IT platform that developers don’t need to worry about in terms of resource constraints – and that’s where the cloud comes in." - Clive Longbottom

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    break/fix model

    Break/fix is type of customer support in which the service provider charges an hourly rate plus the cost of parts.

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