8:00 am – 8:45 am | Presentation | Room: Grand Oaks I
Going Agile in an Emerging DevOps Environment
Presented by: Soyini Francis
In a world of constant change, every business needs to adapt or get left behind. Even more so for established technology companies who face fierce competition from startups daily.
Applying agile to your organization's toolkit may not be the silver bullet you were hoping for if you don't avoid known pitfalls. DevOps can help or hinder, again it boils down to a skilled work man or woman knowing how best to use their tools.
This presentation will highlight how Agile and DevOps can be rolled out in an organisation and the benefits and pitfalls that can accompany both.
This is beneficial to any organisation, not just established technology companies but any company that wants to improve it's customer experience and grow customer loyalty and revenue.
- Overview of Agile Methodology and it's place in an established technology company
- Overview of DevOps and benefits it can bring to established technology companies
- Common pitfalls to avoid in implementing Agile and DevOps
Mrs. Soyini Francis has over twelve (12) years’ experience working in the Information and Communications Technology (ICT) industry in the areas of software development, business intelligence, business analysis, business process management and project management.
Over the years, Mrs. Francis has served in the capacity of Programmer, Business Analyst, Project Manager, Project Portfolio Manager, Department Head Business Analysis and Senior Director Business Solutions Services.
A certified Project Management Professional (PMP ®) and a Certified Business Analysis Professional (CBAP ®), Mrs. Francis holds a Master’s of Science Degree in Computer Science and Bachelor’s of Science Degree (Hons.) in Computer Science from the University of the West Indies. She believes in efficiency and utilising technology to leverage improvements in business processes to improving living conditions for people around the world.
Soyini's 2018 Presentations:
- Going Agile in an Emerging DevOps Environment
Friday, November 9, 2018 (8:00 am – 8:45 am)