“DevOps makes you more responsive and more successful, and not just in application development,” Johna Till Johnson, Nemertes Research, notes.
New York, NY (PRWEB) May 02, 2016
The WSTA will host a panel discussion on “Maturing DevOps” on May 11th in New York City for Financial Information Technology Professionals. Johna Till Johnson, CEO and Founder, Nemertes Research will provide industry perspectives and moderate this session. “DevOps makes you more responsive and more successful, and not just in application development,” Johnson notes. “Anyone just starting out or even just considering the idea should come hear first-hand how others have made it work, so they can succeed—and succeed faster.” Panel sponsors for this event are Compuware, New Relic, Quali, and Red Hat.
Panel Discussion Overview
Taking DevOps and Agile Practices to the Next Level! It’s been several years since the DevOps software methodology has arrived in financial services firms. How are companies succeeding in implementing DevOps? What is the best blueprint for engaging in these practices? What can companies expect as the cultural shifts specific to DevOps and Agile take root in their organizations? Join this insightful panel of experts that have implemented DevOps in their organizations. Learn the benefits of the methodology, and uncover and avoid the pitfalls in scaling it across the enterprise.
For almost 50 years, the Wall Street Technology Association (http://www.wsta.org) has provided financial industry technology professionals, vendors, service providers, and consultants forums to learn from and connect with each other. The WSTA facilitates educational seminars and networking events where members meet and exchange ideas and best practices that assist them in effectively capitalizing on technology advances and dealing with financial industry business challenges. Founded in 1967, the WSTA is a not-for-profit association with a long history of evolving to meet the needs of its members.
The WSTA hosts seminars, roundtables, panel discussions, and social events. These events offer many opportunities to stay on top of leading technologies, as well as network and share information with industry colleagues. The WSTA’s quarterly educational Ticker e-Zine and LimeLight e-Newsletter provide additional content and information about the WSTA and industry-related activities. The website is a dynamic resource for keeping on top of the latest information and offers access to additional resources including webinars, white papers, blogs, videos, and information about other industry events.
Financial Firm Members
WSTA financial firm members are employed at banks, brokerages, hedge funds, insurance companies and other financial firms. The WSTA currently has about 2,400 members from over 50 different firms; 81% of the members hold senior titles such as CIOs, CTOs, Vice President, Director and Manager. The remaining 19% hold other titles such as analysts, engineers, architects, etc. The WSTA also reaches over 2,200 prospective financial firm technology professionals with information about educational and networking opportunities.
Affiliates and Sponsors
The WSTA currently has over 100 technology firms that participate in the WSTA as an affiliate or sponsor. Companies that provide cloud, big data, mobility, security, software, infrastructure, networking, social, telecom and other industry-related solutions find the WSTA an invaluable forum to create awareness, educate and develop relationships with financial industry professionals.
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 research(at)nemertes(dot)com
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