One of the biggest buzzwords in the industry lately is DevOps. We all know by now what DevOps is intended to offer, and most organizations are looking for at least some subset of the promise of a continuous delivery flow and the power of “pulling ops into the room”. But can we really do that if our own job of becoming “more agile” is still incomplete?
Dates: Thursday, June 30, 2016 Location: McKimmon Center, 11101 Gorman St., Raleigh, NC Event URL: http://triagile.com Event Overview VersionOne is proud to be a gold sponsor of TriAgile 2016. This conference is a wonderful opportunity to bring people together from all disciplines to share their knowledge, experience, and passion about agile. More than 500 agile practitioners are expected to attend this year’s conference which includes over 30 sessions on agile related topics spanning leadership, value, culture, technical practices, scaling, and more. This year’s opening keynote features Jurgen Appelo, an internationally acclaimed author and speaker, who is pioneering management to help creative […]
Each year the VersionOne team nominates employees for the annual Spirit of VersionOne award to recognize an individual who best represents the core values of VersionOne. This year we are sincerely honored to announce that Mark Schultz is the Spirit of VersionOne award winner. Based on nominations from fellow employees, Mark exemplifies the culture and spirit of VersionOne. He is respectful, honest, authentic, and truly cares for the success of his team, colleagues, and customers. Many of the nominations also referenced Mark as the ultimate servant leader, who is constantly looking for ways to use his experience to help others […]
In the best selling book Who Moved My Cheese?, author Spencer Johnson tells the fictional tale of two mice, and two humans who must deal with the inevitable changes happening in their “cheese” environment. Two of the key lessons about changes from the book are that in work and life, you must: Monitor Change: Smell the cheese often so you know when it’s getting old. Adapt To Change Quickly: The quicker you let go of old cheese, the sooner you can enjoy the new cheese. Source: Wikipedia Anticipate Change The need to accept and anticipate change is a recurring theme surfacing in all […]
Time flies when you’re having fun, right? We rushed through 2015 and we saw some excellent posts. Together with our bloggers our goal is to create free insightful and actionable content to help you with your agile and DevOps journeys. To help us get started with a great 2016, we thought it could be helpful to share 10 of the most popular blog posts for inspiration: 1. Three Leadership Musts for DevOps To enable success, there are three “musts” that leadership should have when launching a DevOps movement. These “musts” are based on the premise that DevOps requires disruptive leadership. 2. […]