Chris Swan is a Fellow, Vice President and CTO for the Global Delivery at DXC Technology, where he leads the shift towards design for operations across the offerings families, and the use of data to drive optimisation of customer transformation and service fulfilment. He was previously CTO for Global Infrastructure Services and General Manager for x86 and Distributed Compute at CSC. Before that he held CTO and Director of R&D roles at Cohesive Networks, UBS, Capital SCF and Credit Suisse, where he worked on app servers, compute grids, security, mobile, cloud, networking and containers.
Chris is a frequent speaker at industry events on topics such as DevOps, cloud, containers, security, networking and the Internet of Things. He’s also a cloud editor for InfoQ and a contributor to open source projects such as Docker and CoreOS.
Serverless may save us from server admin, but it doesn’t mean NoOps. Ops tasks like provisioning, config management, monitoring and logging increasingly become services themselves, but this simply refactors the ops input needed to maintain a user experience.