Keynote: Starting and Scaling DevOps

More and more companies worldwide are excited about DevOps and the many potential benefits of embarking on a DevOps transformation. The challenge many of them are having, however, is figuring out where to begin and how to scale DevOps practices over time. These challenges can be especially daunting in large enterprises. This presentation focuses on how to analyze your deployment pipeline and identify existing inefficiencies in software development and deployment. It also explores the different approaches necessary for deployment pipelines coordination - whether amongst a small team or across very large and complex teams within enterprise organizations.       

Gary Gruver
Author of Leading the Transformation
Formerly managed DevOps teams at Macy's and Hewlett-Packard

Gary Gruver is an experienced executive with a proven track record of transforming software development and delivery processes in large organizations. He currently works with executives in many industries to help them transform their development and delivery processes. As co-author of Leading the Transformation he shows executives of large, traditional organizations how to lead their transformation by applying agile and DevOps principles at scale. As co-author of A Practical Approach to Large-Scale Agile Development he documents how he and his team revolutionized software development processes at HP while he was the director of the LaserJet firmware development lab. As VP of QE, release and operations at Macy’ he led the transition to continuous delivery. Website Twitter: @GRUVERGary