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Gene Kim        

Entrepreneur, Researcher & Author Focused on IT Operations, Information Security & DevOps

Gene Kim is a Wall Street Journal bestselling author, researcher, and multiple award-winning CTO. He has been studying high-performing technology organizations since 1999 and was the founder and CTO of Tripwire for 13 years. He is the author of six books, The Unicorn Project (2019), and co-author of the Shingo Publication Award winning Accelerate (2018), The DevOps Handbook (2016), and The Phoenix Project (2013). Since 2014, he has been the founder and organizer of DevOps Enterprise Summit, studying the technology transformations of large, complex organizations.

In 2007, ComputerWorld added Gene to the “40 Innovative IT People to Watch Under the Age of 40” list, and he was named a Computer Science Outstanding Alumnus by Purdue University for achievement and leadership in the profession.

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We will work with you to ensure that the topic covered meets your goals. Here are some of his greatest hits:

  • Why Everyone Needs DevOps Now: A Fifteen Year Studying High Performing Organizations

  • Achieving DevOps, Security And Compliance Goals

  • Creating the Dev/Test/PM/Ops Super-tribe: From "Visible Ops" To DevOps

  • How To Better Sell DevOps

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