Transitioning from a traditional software delivery approach to DevOps can be a daunting prospect. The list of challenges may appear overwhelming. Inevitably, this paradigm shift will be an adventure with many interesting and unforeseen changes along the way. This talk will outline one team's journey towards a DevOps culture, while still maintaining close links with teams working on more traditional delivery schedules.
Mary Newell is a Software Engineer with Cisco Systems. She works on a team who have successfully made the transition to a DevOps software development approach. Having previously worked as a QA engineer, Mary has evolved with her project to now be a DevOps practitioner, who does both development and operations activities.