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The Great Debate: DevOps from the C-Suite to the Weeds

At DevOps Summit, JumpCloud CEO Rajat Bhargava will clarify the benefits of DevOps from both a technical & business perspective

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With its heavy focus on automation and increased production speeds, the emerging DevOps paradigm draws very real parallels to the industrial revolution, only in the new modern era of tech production.

In his session at 2nd DevOps Summit, Rajat Bhargava, co-founder and CEO of JumpCloud Inc., will aim to first define the transformative DevOps movement from the unique, dual vantage points that he's grown to know very well over the course of his career - as a tech CEO and an investor of tech companies.

The presentation will also outline the most common manual tasks that are ripe for automation, and subsequent best practices for streamlining the DevOps lifecycle through automated provisioning, configuration, monitoring and management. Despite reports from leading experts like Gene Kim that prove that DevOps teams are more Agile and reliable, with 30 times more frequent deployments and 8,000 times faster cycle times, many in the industry remain skeptical about the power of automating basic IT processes to drive real business results. This presentation will clarify the benefits of DevOps from both a technical and business perspective, and advance the movement by sharing proven best practices built upon years of experience.

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Speaker Bio:
Rajat Bhargava currently serves as co-founder and CEO of JumpCloud Inc., a provider of server management and security tools for DevOps and IT professionals. An MIT graduate with two decades of experience in industries including cloud, security, networking and IT, Mr. Bhargava is an eight-time entrepreneur with five exits including two IPOs, three trade sales and three companies still private.

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DevOps Summit at Cloud Expo® 2014 New York, June 10-12, at the Javits Center in New York City, New York, will feature technical sessions from a rock star conference faculty and the leading Cloud industry players in the world.

The growth and success of Cloud Computing will be on display at the upcoming Cloud Expo® conference and exhibition in New York City, New York, June 10-12, 2014.

All main layers of the Cloud ecosystem will be represented at the 14th International Cloud Expo® - the infrastructure players, the platform providers, and those offering applications, and they'll all be here to speak, sponsor, exhibit and network.

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