DevOps Summit: Fundamentals of DevOps 27 February 2014, London
Published 27 Nov 2013
DevOps may seem a buzzword to many, it is a new but essential business-driven delivery approach. It involves the business owner as well as the development, operations and quality assurance departments to collaborate in continuously deliver the software /product/service. The continuity helps the enterprise to gain market advantage, which is vital in today’s market condition.
Enterprises wanting to create innovative applications to solve business problems need to apply agile and lean principles to maximize the speed of delivery of ideas into a product or service. But in spite of using these methods, many organisations are not able to meet the challenges of development and delivery, for not having effective teams. This inability leads to missed business opportunities.
Changes need to be made, but it is difficult to go against the usual flow and investments too are also required. But before you consider adopting new technology and methods, consider the challenges within your organization that that needs addressing. The expert practitioners and thought leaders at this DevOps Summit will give help you to develop your business case and build the foundation towards getting significant return on investment.
- Stephen Nelson-Smith, Atalanta Systems
- Matthew Skelton, SoftwareOperability
- John Clapham, Nokia
- Ron Gidron, Automic
- Rainer Heinold, CollabNet
- Alex Papadimoulis, Inedo
- Sangeev Sharma, IBM.
Published 28 Nov 2013
- Pre-Summit - DevOps Hack Day, 26 Feb 2014, London
- Post-Summit - Practical DevOps Workshop, 28 Feb 2014, London
Experience DevOps is an interactive workshop in which you will experience in person the transformation from separate Dev and Ops silos to a collaborative DevOps approach.
Effective cross-team collaboration and organisational culture are fundamental to DevOps. In this interactive, hands-on workshop, attendees will learn how to nurture a DevOps culture within their organisation, whether starting from scratch, or in order to improve. Through practical exercises, interactive sessions, and experience reports, including a simulation of an organisational transformation, attendees will gain the insights, knowledge, and experience needed to sustain a DevOps culture within their organisation.
The Experience DevOps team is:
Matthew Skelton(Chair person) DevOps Summit London May 2013
Published 17 Jul 2013
On his blog, Matthew Skelton (Chair person for the DevOps Summit London 2013) summarises UNICOM's previous DevOps Conference and his own talk "The Business Case for DevOps".
DevOps Amsterdam Interviews
Published 20 Nov 2012
Kris Buytaert, inuits.be, discusses DevOps
Stephen Nelson-Smith, Atlanta Systems, discusses organisational effectiveness and DevOps
Connect with Stephen: Twitter(@lordcope)
Slides from the Amsterdam Summit:
[ Stephen Janaway ] ... Has written the lead article in this month’s Professional Tester magazine, about my department’s transition to DevOps and the impact that had on testing.
If you fancy reading it then head over to their website and subscribe, or you can download issue 17 which contains his article, and a number of other articles about TestDevOps, directly from this link.
|In the last few months, a movement has begun to take shape. It's a movement of people who think it's time for change in the IT industry - time to stop wasting money, time to start delivering great software, and building systems that scale and last. This movement is being called Devops. But what is Devops? Where did it come from? And what can it achieve? read more...|
|Guest post by : Stephen Nelson-Smith @lordcope a Technical Manager and Devop based in Hampshire, UK and author of Agile Sysadmin|
Date: 27 Feb 2014
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Aug 21, 2013
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