Slides: Mobile to Mainframe – the Challenges of Enterprise DevOps Adoption

I presented last Thursday at the Unicom DevOps summit in London, UK. My topic was: Mobile to Mainframe – Challenges of Enterprise DevOps Adoption. Here is the abstract and the slides: Delivering software is complex. Systems being developed are made up of multiple components, which in turn interact with other systems, services, application servers, data sources and invocations of…

Headed to IBM Innovate

I am writing this on my flight to IBM Innovate in Orlando, FL. Innovate is always exciting as IBM Rational’s flagship Users Conference it is the place to be to learn where Rational is headed and meet all the experts, both Rational Employees and customers. This year is going to especially exciting with the even…

Slides: Enterprise Mobile App UX: Designing from UI to Backend

I presented earlier today at MoDevUX 2013. This is premier Mobile User Experience conference hosted by GoMoDev here in Northern Virginia. I attended the conference last year and this year am attending and presenting. Today I ran a ‘Mini-Workshop’ titled: Enterprise Mobile App UX: Designing from UI to Backend.  The abstract to the talk is as follows:…

My Slides from IBM Pulse 2013: DevOps for Mobile Apps

Leigh Williamson, IBM Distinguished Engineer for Mobile and I had the opportunity to present at IBM Pulse 2013. The conference, at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas was huge. With over 8,000 attendees, it was one of the largest conferences I had ever presented at. Our session, officially titled: Agile and DevOps – the “Perfect Couple”…

There is no such thing as DevOps for Mobile Apps!

For the past half year I have been going around the country talking about the topic of ‘DevOps for Mobile Apps’. I have been at the same time developing consensus and interest within my peers about the importance of this topic and how there needs to be better practices and tools to help in this…

Microsoft makes a push for Windows 8 Apps

Mobile devices today live and die by the Apps they have. Gone are the days when one used a mobile device to make phone calls, have a contact/address book and keep a calendar. The iPhone changed all that. If one has a mobile device, say a cool smart Phone, users will only want to use the…

My 11 year old son and I win a Mobile App Hackathon!

My son is 11 years old and a sports fanatic! He writes a sports blog called SportsThrills, that is getting pretty popular. He is getting over a 100 pageviews on most days. I, being the geek I am, have been working with my son to get him interested in programming and App development. And I…

Slides from my session on Mobile DevOps at MoDevEast 2012

I presented this past Friday, November 30th, at the MoDevEast Conference. The Conference organized by Pete Erickson and his GoMoDev organization, was meeting of over 400 attendees from the Mobile Development community – Developers, UX/UI folk, Designers, Business leaders, entrepreneurs and Investors – all at one conference. The speakers were excellent and I will post…

Slides for my presentation on Mobile DevOps

Yesterday, Sept. 14th, I had the opportunity to present at the MoDevTablet conference in Arlington, VA. My presentation was on Mobile DevOps. I have uploaded the slides of my presentation. Feel free to share. If anyone has any questions or thoughts regarding the content, please leave a comment below or send me a tweet. Mobile…