Key insights from the 2021 State of Database DevOps survey


This is the fifth year that Redgate has surveyed IT professionals about their organization’s DevOps practices. Each year, the number of respondents increases, reaching 3,200 submissions this year. An interesting new topic to consider this year is how the Covid-19 pandemic affected DevOps practices.

Here are the some of the key insights found in the report:

Among software delivery performance clusters, Elite and High performing groups are more likely to have implemented DevOps and database DevOps practices.  

The performance metrics used to classify performance clusters were defined in the 2019 Accelerate State of DevOps Report. The Elite group had the