Why Adopt DevOps? Top Reasons Revealed
Program Director, ALM, DevOps and Agile Solutions
IBM Rational Software
Eric has worked in the software development industry for over 20 years and is co-author of UML for Database Design and UML for Mere Mortal both published by Addison Wesley. Eric is currently responsible for capabilities marketing of Rational’s application lifecycle management (ALM), DevOps and Agile solutions and UrbanCode marketing integration. This includes Agile Software Delivery, Continuous Testing, Collaborative Development, Continuous Release and Deployment and Requirements Management. He rejoined IBM in 2008 as the team leader for InfoSphere Optim Solutions and later was responsible for Information Governance Solutions. Prior to rejoining IBM, he worked for Ivar Jacobson Consulting as VP of Sales and Marketing. Before joining Ivar Jacobson, he was director of product marketing for CAST Software. Previously working for IBM, Eric held several roles within the Rational Software group including program director for business, industry and technical solutions, product manager for Rational Rose and team market manager for Rational Desktop Product. He also spent several years with Logic Works Inc. (Acquired by Platinum Technologies and CA), as product manager for ERwin.
Global Offering Manager
IBM Smart Cloud Application Services
Greg is currently the Global Offering Manager for IBM's Smart Cloud Application Services, an IBM PaaS offering. Greg has over 25 years of experience delivering release one offerings in and out of IBM. Greg has held a variety of leadership positions in software development, systems architecture, marketing and product management. He has worked in a variety of technology areas including system technology, database management systems, operating system, industry solutions and, most recently, cloud services. Most recently, he has spent the last five years defining and delivering IBM's cloud computing platform as a service offering definition.
IT departments urgently need to meet new demands from the business to bring products and services to market faster with high quality and high levels of reliability, predictability and security. Unfortunately, poor collaboration among business owners, IT operations and application-development teams makes these improvements difficult to achieve. The solution? Organizations that adopt a DevOps approach to software delivery provide highly differentiated and engaging customer experiences, achieve much quicker time to value, offer far greater global availability, and dramatically improve their capacity to innovate.
Attend this webinar to learn how to:
- Apply DevOps lean and agile principles across your entire software delivery life cycle.
- Use “application development as a service” to help your organization.
- Power greater collaboration between software delivery teams with cloud-based services.
- Drive greater innovation by utilizing DevOps and cloud services.
Register for this webinar to learn how DevOps can help you provide a highly differentiated and engaging customer experience, achieve much quicker time to value, and dramatically boost innovation.