Digital disruption, changing consumer preferences, and work from home have been a catalyst for organizations worldwide to accelerate cloud and DevOps adoption. DevOps principles outline new ways of working and technologies to accelerate time-to-value and manage the complexity of modern application development.

Join experts from DevOps Institute and AWS for this first presentation in an eight-part series that will help you apply these practices in your AWS environment and get hands-on experience with some of the best tools in DevOps.

You will learn:

  • How DevOps influences organizational, team, and system design in cloud
  • Why value stream-centric thinking is essential to achieve continuous compliance
  • How CI/CD and DevOps toolchains accelerate value outcomes and support safety engineering
  • How companies like Amazon and others have approached DevOps to accelerate time-to-value without compromising stability and security

Who Should Attend?

Chief Technology Officers (CTOs), DevOps and engineering leaders, developers, cloud architects, and site reliability engineers.


Helen Beal, Chief Ambassador, DevOps Institute

Helen is a DevOps and Ways of Working coach, Chief Ambassador at DevOps Institute, and an ambassador for the Continuous Delivery Foundation. She provides strategic advisory services to DevOps industry leaders and is an analyst at Accelerated Strategies Group. Helen hosts the Day-to-Day DevOps webinar series for BrightTalk, regularly speaks on DevOps topics, is a DevOps editor for InfoQ, and writes for many other online platforms.

Dr. James Bland, Global Tech Lead - DevOps, AWS

James is a 25+ year veteran in the IT industry who helps organizations from startups to ultra-large enterprises achieve their business objectives. He has held various roles in software development, worldwide infrastructure automation and operations, and enterprise architecture. James has been practicing DevOps long before the term became popularized. He holds a doctorate in computer science with a focus on leveraging machine learning algorithms for scaling systems. At AWS, James works with partners who are building solutions to help customers achieve their DevOps objectives.

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About DevOps Institute:

DevOps Institute is a professional membership organization that works to advance the human elements of DevOps. They create a safe and interactive environment where members can network, gain knowledge, grow their careers, support enterprise transformation, and celebrate professional achievements. They are not just an information source; they connect and enable the global Member community to drive human transformation in the digital age.

AWS Marketplace

AWS Marketplace is a digital software catalog that makes it easy to find, try, buy, deploy, and manage software that runs on AWS. AWS Marketplace has a broad and deep selection of ISV solutions that can help you drive modern application development in the cloud.

These products can be integrated with AWS Services and other existing technologies, enabling you to design, build, deploy, and optimize applications using DevOps best practices.

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*The views and opinions of DevOps Institute and their presenter are their own and do not necessarily reflect the positions of AWS