CollabNet and Industry Partners to Host Half-Day Agile, DevOps and Software Security Seminar Based on DoD Forge.mil Program

Educational event will provide best practices and share latest software trends for IT and engineering professionals

WHAT:

Industry partners Carahsoft and Automic Software will join with CollabNet to host a half-day seminar focused on achieving breakthrough performance with Agile and DevOps. The invitation-only event is based on lessons learned from the highly successful Department of Defense development platform, Forge.mil. The event will feature speakers who successfully transitioned mission-critical projects to the Forge.mil development and community platform offered by Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA). The following topics will be covered in depth through various sessions:

  • Agile Engineering Governance
  • Enterprise DevOps at Scale
  • Inner-Sourcing Software - What's New with Forge.mil
  • Software for the Networked Warfighter - Lessons Learned from Forge.mil
FEATURED PRESENTATIONS:


Caleb Brown
Sr. Agile Engineer
CollabNet

Brown will discuss Agile software in the development phase. He will provide insights about Agile engineering challenges from the often overlooked development and design perspective.

Karen Kwentus
Solution Architect for Application Release Automation
Automic Software, Inc.

Kwentus will dissect the changes that are required to build a high-performing DevOps organization. She will highlight automation capabilities, which are key requirements for continuous integration servers, environment provisioning and configurations, all the way up the stack to application layers.

Jeff Reynolds
DISA Forge.mil Community Manager
Forge.mil

Reynolds will present practical Forge.mil customer case study testimonials. These case studies will focus on the development challenges that led to the selection of Forge.mil, the ongoing program management activities driving the usage of Forge.mil, and the resulting impact and benefits of Forge.mil to the organization.

WHEN:

Wednesday, Sept. 25 from 7:30 a.m. – 12 p.m. Central Time

WHERE:

Marriott Huntsville
5 Tranquility Base
Huntsville, AL 35805

SHARE:

#Forge.mil #CollabNet to share #Agile #DevOps insights at #DoD seminar http://events.carahsoft.com/email-detail/680/

INFO:

To register for this event, please follow this link: http://events.carahsoft.com/event-detail/2746/collabnet/register/.

For a complete agenda, please follow this link: http://events.carahsoft.com/email-detail/680/

For more information about CollabNet and the DoD Forge.mil project, or to schedule an interview with a presenter, please contact Guy Murrel at 303-581-7760 or gmurrel@catapultpr-ir.com.

Press Release
September 24, 2013