Advisory Board

DevOps Conference, 12 - 15 June 2017 in Berlin
The Conference for Continuous Delivery, Microservices,
Docker, Clouds and Lean Business

Paul Reed

Consultant

J. Paul Reed has over fifteen years experience in the trenches as a build/release and tools engineer, working with such organizations as VMware, Mozilla, Postbox, Symantec, and Salesforce. In 2012, he founded Release Engineering Approaches, a consultancy incorporating a host of tools and techniques to help organizations realize how they can “Simply Ship. Every time”. He’s worked across a number of industries, from financial services to cloud-based infrastructure to health care, with teams ranging from 2 to 2500 on everything from tooling, operational analysis and improvement, team culture transformation, and business value optimization. He regularly speaks internationally on release engineering, DevOps, IT operations complexity, and human factors. Paul is also the founding host of The Ship Show, a twice-monthly podcast tackling topics related to build engineering, DevOps, and release management.

Sebastian Meyen

Software & Support Media

Sebastian Meyen is Chief Content Officer at S&S Media. He has been actively involved with the IT industry for more than ten years. As a journalist he is constantly in touch with thought leaders in software development and architecture. He is editor in chief of the German speaking Java Magazin and program chair of the JAX conferences since 2001. Prior to joining S&S Media, he studied philosophy and anthropology in Frankfurt, Germany.