KEITH WATSON

KEITH WATSON

Director of DevOps, ADP

Biography

Keith has worked in IT for over 30 years leading various software development, DevOps and operations teams at IBM, ADP and Ordnance Survey. In his previous role. he led a project in Ordnance Survey which transformed the way environments were provisioned using a combination of culture change, DevOps, open source tools and changes to business processes. Keith is now Director of DevOps for ADP UK for the iHCM product and is responsible for promoting continuous delivery and DevOps principles as well as changing the patterns and tools used for build and deployment within development and operations teams. He has also spoken at and chaired various DevOps conferences and user groups.

Linkedin Profile: https://www.linkedin.com/in/keith-watson-00b90015/

Twitter: @yokeithian

Digital Transformation and Competitive Advantage through Continuous Delivery
Gaining support from key stakeholders for projects which implement DevOps principles and practices in digital transformation is key to gaining buy-in for any successful business case. Using experiences from two companies, this presentation will cover tangible examples of how to demonstrate the value of DevOps to Agile teams and the wider business.