Boyd Hemphill is a DevOps raconteur in the silicon hills of Austin Texas. Boyd founded and organizes the Austin DevOps Meetup. He is part of the DevOps Days Austin Organizers team. In his professional life, Boyd has been a developer (PL/SQL, PHP), DBA (Oracle and MySQL), and system administrator as well as a Director and even a CTO. Today he is the Director of Cloud Infrastructure for Contrast Security.
Session: A History of Dev*Ops
Dev*Ops' lack of a definition has provided it a staying power rivaled only by the Agile movement that birthed it. Today we are on the cusp of the 6th great evolution of the movement into DevSecOps. This talk looks back at the history of those eras to predict what cultural barriers we will need to cross as DevSecOps hits its stride.