GiveOps: Our Promise to Do More

At VictorOps, we work every day to make the lives of those on-call better. But we don’t just stop there. We’re committed to improving the lives of those in our community and elsewhere. Which is why we’re so proud to announce our newest initiative, GiveOps. As you might guess, GiveOps is our pledge to give back 1% of our time to causes we believe in, along with giving away our product to nonprofits & universities. We’ve been doing this kind of thing for a while really.…
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A Cool Vendor in the DevOps Playground

We’d only thought we were “cool” until today… Recently we got news that made it official; VictorOps is cool. The annual report from Gartner named VictorOps in its 2016 “Cool Vendor” in DevOps report. This report highlights companies that are uniquely innovative, impactful and intriguing. Therefore, it goes without saying that it’s really “cool” to be included. The report evaluates interesting DevOps vendors that can enable customers to support continuous integration and delivery with innovative automation tools. This year, VictorOps was one of only five…
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Release Notes: Manischewitz 5.4

In honor of Passover and the not-so-good wine that everyone loves, we present you with Manischewitz. Like its namesake, this release is a response to many requests from those most important to us (our customers) and is guaranteed to go down sweetly, if not smoothly. Read on to see why our cup runneth over with goodness… 5/4 Release Notes: Manischewitz Admin  — Outbound webhooks are rolling out in very exclusive alpha for Legacy and Enterprise customers. Please let us know if this is a compelling feature…
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Release Notes: Purgatory 4.14

Fortunately, the name of this release has nothing to do with the state of suffering that souls inhabit before entering heaven and everything to do with a cocktail made with Chartreuse and Benedictine. Originally credited to Ted Kilgore, the Purgatory is about as simple a cocktail as they come. Mix a base spirit with two liqueurs, add a twist of lemon, and you’re in Purgatory. This release is almost as smooth and delicious. 4/14 Release Notes: Purgatory Webclient: — Refactor teams page: increased performance, less visual noise.…
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DevOps Weekly + VictorOps = WIN

This is exciting news. Like, really exciting. We’ve been reading the DevOps Weekly newsletter for years now. It’s obvious how much work Gareth puts into the newsletter, curating the content himself and including an awesome mix of technical and high-level articles. Everything from conference write-ups to best practices to outage post-mortems to new tools, if people are talking about, it will be included in DevOps Weekly. There’s not a Monday morning that goes by that a link or three from Gareth’s newsletter doesn’t end up…
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The Mobile App Update You’ve Been Waiting For…

It was time to update our mobile apps in a big way. Call it spring cleaning, call it an updated look for a new year…we’re calling it a much-needed refresh. We touched on the changes to the Android UI in our last Release Notes blog post, but iOS users, have no fear. You have not been forgotten. Get ready to feast your eyes on the gorgeousness of our retooled mobile app. But don’t take our word for it… “So easy to use and seriously makes…
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Release Notes: Punch 3.17

The beauty of this release is the apt name. Just like your favorite nonalcoholic party drink, this Punch has a little bit of everything to make it extra tasty. 3/17 Release Notes: Punch Admin: — New default payment method functionality in billing admin when more than one payment method exists. — Activation form error handling improvements. — Fixed: UI bug when editing a shift that ends at midnight, that started the night before. — Fixed: Transmogrifier preview is back up and running ,allowing users to…
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Release Notes: J Wells Chocolate Milk Stout 2.26

One of the many things we love about being located in Boulder is the crazy amount of craft brew available within a stone’s throw of our office. While it can be dangerous at times (cough, cough, Stout Month, cough, cough), it also provides us with ample opportunities for inspiration and dehydration. Like the delicious taste combination of beer and chocolate, we have a wonderful mix of fixes & updates in this release. Read on for some nourishment… Release Notes 2.26 Webclient  — Alphabetical sorting of…
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Release Notes: Pappy Van Winkle’s 2.4

When it comes to our release notes, we started with beer but have moved on to many other delicious beverages. Like bourbon. Read on to see why Pappy would be especially pleased with this release… What’s included in this release: Billing Admin: VictorOps customers that are new as of January 12th will now be able to see old invoices and update billing information. If you’re on the old billing admin, well, you continue to be golden. If you don’t know what I’m talking about, then…
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