To win in business, you require the ability to sense market problems and respond with valuable technical solutions. Both disruptive innovation and sustainable growth are underpinned with the ability to deploy software nimbly, and with high confidence. It is important for the business team to understand the critical importance of DevOps, the mindset and to prepare for the speed that is acquired when teams adopt this culture. This talk introduces the topics of delivery orchestration, containerization and the DevOps mindset through the business lens to demystify the mindset and present the unique value proposition of organizations that successfully employ this mindset.
Ryan Lockard has over 17 years experience in software delivery. Ryan has worked in various industries including Intellectual Property, Advertising, Science, Publishing, Manufacturing, ERP, Clinical Decision Support and Learning and most recently joined Contino - a global leader in DevOps and Cloud enablement. Ryan is an agility leader and a manager of multiple agile teams that support a Health Care LMS and clinical content system.