DevOps works with the presumption that Operations are directly involved in the interpretation of requirements and use cases driving the development of solutions.

Including that perspective, this design model for a service presents a high-level abstraction that isolates the supply and demand sides of service production but aligns them within the decomposition and assignments of requirements, deriving the design implementation from the use case through sourcing and into development.

Archestra Service Design Model_v_DevOps

An extended discussion of the DevOps influence on the design model is found on Slideshare as DevOps and the IT Consumer.

All Archestra models and frameworks are subject to revision at any time.