CollabNet's Laurence Sweeney to share best practices on DevOps at Gartner Application Architecture Summit

Sweeney to explain how enterprise IT departments can increase developer productivity, speed software delivery and realize governance by implementing DevOps

WHO:Laurence Sweeney
Vice President, Enterprise Transformation

Laurence Sweeney helps CollabNet’s enterprise customer adopt and scale Agile practices and DevOps programs. He has more than 25 years of software development experience, including director of software at HP. In this role he acquired, deployed and managed multiple Agile ALM platforms for tens of thousands of developers and managers in dozens of divisions.

CollabNet also will be exhibiting at the event at booth L.

WHAT:“Industrializing Agile Software Delivery with DevOps”
Nov. 30, 2011 1:10 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. PST

In his presentation, Sweeney will explore the frequency with which code is released to production.  He will share why monthly, weekly and daily software releases are increasingly commonplace, and not just for start-ups. Enterprise IT departments have increased developer productivity, saved millions and realized governance by implementing DevOps. Participants who attend this session will hear best practices learned from Fortune 500 implementations. Examples include: 1) U.S. financial services company that cut production release variants by 85 percent, 2) global logistics company that realized flexible delivery cycles ranging from monthly to daily. The session will conclude with an interactive Q & A session from the audience.

WHERE:Gartner Application Architecture, Development and Integration Summit
Caesars Palace – Las Vegas

INFO:For more information on this presentation or to arrange an interview with the Mr. Sweeney please contact Christie Denniston at 303-581-7760 or email at (
Press Release
November 22, 2011