The True Power of DevOps

We can not achieve the benefits of something we don’t understand, or can not even define. DevOps represents the very best of emerging IT management methodology, but in order to know how to apply it to our own organizations, we need to understand from where its power comes.



Gregory S Bledsoe


Greg Bledsoe is a DevOps thought leader, consultant, author, and speaker who leads the implementation of DevOps principles and practices at the fortune 100. He is also a regularly published author and frequent conference speaker. Greg has spent a career being responsible for keeping platforms secure, scalable, and reliable. He brings twenty years of experience building performant, automated, and cost effective environments, having implemented DevOps principles before there was a term for it. Greg is a certified ethical hacker and certified penetration tester, and led a talented infrastructure team with the same certifications at Personal, Inc (now where they implemented multi-cloud PaaS. Greg has tackled large scaling challenges across multiple industry sectors such as managing the explosive growth of third party credit card processor TSYS from a few million accounts to hundreds of millions, including an extranet securely connecting hundreds of partners, clients, and vendors.