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DevOps Summit at Cloud Expo 2014 Silicon Valley was a terrific event for us

DevOps Summit at Cloud Expo 2014 Silicon Valley was a terrific event for us.

The Qubell booth was crowded on all three days.

We ran demos every 30 minutes with folks lining up to get a seat and usually standing around. It was great to meet and talk to over 500 people!

My keynote was well received and so was Stan's joint presentation with RingCentral on Devops for BigData.

I also participated in two Power Panels - ‘Women in Technology' and ‘Why DevOps Is Even More Important than You Think,' both featuring brilliant colleagues and moderators and it was a blast to be a part of.

The Grid Dynamics folks were showcasing their technology called Agile Software Factory that pre-packages many popular open source technologies and tools into a fully integrated technology suite for continuous delivery pipeline, from code changes to production updates.

Qubell is used by the Agile Software Factory as the "logistics" engine to create dev/test/prod environments on-demand, as required by the release pipeline, and automate updates, upgrades and auto-recycling of used up environments.

Here are the links to the content of the keynote, panels and sessions posted so far:

DevOps Summit Keynote | Purpose-Defined Computing: The Next Frontier in Automation - video and slides.

‘Women in Technology' Power Panel video.

‘Why Devops Is Even More Important Than You Think' Power Panel, video.

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Companies that were not previously in the technology space now find themselves competing with Google and Amazon on the speed of innovation. As the innovation cycle accelerates, companies must embrace rapid and constant change to both applications and their infrastructure, and find a way to deliver speed and agility of development without sacrificing reliability or efficiency of operations. In her Keynote at DevOps Summit Silicon Valley, Victoria Livschitz, CEO of Qubell, discussed how IT organizations can automate just-in-time assembly of application environments - each built for a specific purpose with the right infrastructure, components, service, data and tools - and deliver this automation to developers as a self-service. Victoria's keynote included remarks by Kira Makagon, EVP of Innovation at RingCentral, and Ratnakar Lavu, EVP of Digital Technology at Kohl's.

 

 

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Victoria Livschitz is CEO of Qubell Inc. She is a serial entrepreneur, technologist and trailblazer. In 2013 she founded Qubell to transform how enterprises develop, deliver and operate web-scale applications. Prior to Qubell, she founded Grid Dynamics, a leading provider of web-scale technology platforms for tier-1 digital retailers.

Before becoming an entrepreneur, Victoria has spent ten years at Sun as principal scientist and chief architect working on next-generation technologies ranging from programming languages and distributed in-memory processing to computational grids and super-computers. Victoria was a part of the team that launched SunGrid, the industry's first public cloud in 2005. Victoria started her career at Ford as HPC engineer. She holds several patents in distributed systems and has received numerous technology achievement awards.

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