As a Microsoft Azure Global Black Belt for DevOps, Sasha helps Microsoft clients transform their culture and their tech stack to inspire collaboration between development and operations and create reliable infrastructure and code deployment procedures. Sasha works with first-party, third-party and open source tools, with the aim of making application deployments easier for everyone involved. Sasha has 13 years of experience in IT, as a developer toying with operations. She is a co-organizer of the DevOps Days Chicago conference and is passionate about the community. Last year she published a book on Serverless computing in Azure with .NET.