Friday, July 20, 2018 4:30 PM

  1. Enterprise transformation (and you can too) - Donovan Brown
  2. Donovan Brown, Principal DevOps Manager on Microsoft's Cloud Developer Advocacy team, Microsoft

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    Meet The Man in the Black Shirt. Donovan Brown is a Principal DevOps
    Manager on Microsoft's Cloud Developer Advocacy team. Why is DevOps one
    of the hottest topics? Because it hurts the most. Luckily, Donovan's
    unofficial tagline is #RubDevOpsOnIt
    and he's here to make it all better. Before joining Microsoft, Donovan
    spent seven years as a Process Consultant and a Certified Scrum Master.
    Developer Tools are his thing. Donovan has traveled the globe helping
    companies in the U.S., Canada, India, Germany, and the UK develop
    solutions using agile practices, Visual Studio, and Team Foundation
    Server in industries as broad as Communications, Health Care, Energy,
    and Financial Services. What else keeps the wheels spinning on The Man
    in The Black Shirt? Donovan's also an avid programmer, often finding
    ways to integrate software into his other hobbies and activities, one of
    which is Professional Air Hockey where he was ranked as high as 11 in
    the world.