Live the DevOps Dream!
A game for modern tech leaders to improve software delivery and organisational performance, based on real industry insights.
Explore the role of a CIO for a startup, medium or large business.
Invest and fine-tune your strategic digital initiatives.
Respond to industry events and examine the effects of your decisions.
Accelerate and enhance your DevOps knowledge and capability.
Track your metrics, respond quickly to change and exploit opportunities.
Be an elite performing leader in software development and organization performance.
Built on decades of delivery experience, industry research and the definitive DORA State of DevOps Report 2019.
Simulations modelled on real-world DevOps scenarios, initiatives and events.
Learn how to measure the success of your software delivery organization and learn what drives that success.
Our app is serverless! Meaning no servers to maintain and no extra costs when it isn't being played.
Built in the cloud, by cloud experts. With proven DevOps techniques, we deploy several times a day, keeping our game engine constantly tuned.
By making the right strategic choices, you can directly influence your capability to develop and operate software.
The complex model behind DevOpsDream represents the many factors that influence software development performance.
As you play the game, your decisions will directly influence one of the nodes in the model and the effects will flow through to four key metrics, which measure your performance.
The key to winning the game is to balance the four competing needs of your organisation and to find an optimal outcome.
As in real life, there will be unexpected challenges which you must navigate in order to reach your goal.
Winning isn’t easy, but with a bit of perseverance you should be able to figure out a strategy that lets you improve your score and maybe achieve the DevOpsDream of fast, reliable software delivery!
“I played it several times. In the Start Up, it was 'quite easy', for the other companies, even with more budget it's much more complex. I really like it and recommended my colleagues for a playful introduction to DevOps”
~ Arne Rossmann - Head of AI Engineering ~ Germany
“Love this game from the team at Mech Rock. A lot of subtle education going on in the best way possible. I think these types of ideas have a lot of potential.“
~ Brian Foody - CTO ~ WA