“The demand for sustained innovation in response to staff and customer needs drives enterprises to DevOps for speed and effectiveness and to ITSM for rigor, efficiency, and effective governance,” says Johna Till Johnson, CEO at Nemertes Research.
New York, NY (PRWEB) March 23, 2015
The WSTA will host a panel discussion on “DevOps and ITSM” on May 6, 2015 in New York City and on May 13, 2015 in Boston. Johna Till Johnson, CEO and Founder, Nemertes Research will provide industry perspectives and moderate both sessions. “The demand for sustained innovation in response to staff and customer needs drives enterprises to DevOps for speed and effectiveness and to ITSM for rigor, efficiency, and effective governance,” says Johna Till Johnson, CEO at Nemertes Research, “IT leadership must focus on both.” Financial IT professionals and vendors may contact the WSTA office to find out about panelist opportunities.
Panel Discussion Overview
DevOps and ITSM are two of the biggest trends in IT organizations in 2015. DevOps is a software development methodology that turbocharges application rollouts while maintaining stability and security. And IT Service Management (ITSM) is to IT what SAP was to manufacturing companies and Salesforce to sales teams: A combined platform and business-process toolkit to enable faster, more efficient IT operations. Together, these technologies are changing how IT operates. Learn from this panel of experts how to leverage these emerging technologies, and what they can do for you.
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Nemertes Research is a research-advisory and consulting firm that specializes in analyzing and quantifying the business value of emerging technologies. You can learn more about Nemertes Research at our Website, http://www.nemertes.com, or contact us directly at firstname.lastname@example.org