Closing The Skills Gap: Accelerating Governance with Cloud Automation
Business agility and faster speed to market are often primary drivers of enterprise cloud strategies. IT organizations often implement a Cloud Center of Excellence (CCoE) model to streamline operations, but without effective automation these teams can quickly become a bottleneck to the broader business strategy.
In this session, enterprise cloud thought leader Nathan Wallace, CEO & Founder of Turbot, will address how Software-Defined Operations can deliver agility, elevate the business value of the Cloud Center of Excellence, and ensure compliance for your organization.
- The business impact of moving to Software Defined Operations
- How to enable self-service cloud while improving security and compliance.
- How automation allows the CCoE to focus on higher value delivery.
- Benchmarks and KPIs to measure the effectiveness of your automation strategy
About the Speaker
Nathan Wallace is the Founder and CEO of Turbot HQ, Inc. Nathan is recognized as a transformational leader that has enabled some of the World's largest enterprise organizations to make the transition to public cloud. Nathan has recently been profiled by CIO Applications and was a featured guest on the AWS podcast. Prior to starting Turbot, Nathan was the Global Director of Cloud & DevOps for a Fortune 50 Multi-National Pharmaceutical Company.
RecordedOct 12 201730 mins
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