July 20–24, 2015
Portland, OR

The culture of high-performance organizations

Jez Humble (DevOps Research and Assessment LLC)
1:30pm–2:30pm Tuesday, 07/21/2015
Cultivate Portland 256
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Prerequisite Knowledge



This talk will cover:

  • A model that predicts organizational performance in technology companies in a statistically significant way
  • The implications of that model for IT performance and organizational performance
  • How to change culture
  • Practices and principles for high performing tech companies
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Jez Humble

DevOps Research and Assessment LLC

Jez Humble is a vice president at Chef, a lecturer at UC Berkeley, and co-author of the Jolt Award-winning Continuous Delivery, published in Martin Fowler’s “Signature” series (Addison Wesley, 2010), and Lean Enterprise, in Eric Ries’s “Lean” series. He has worked as a software developer, product manager, consultant, and trainer across a wide variety of domains and technologies. His focus is on helping organizations deliver valuable, high-quality software frequently and reliably through implementing effective engineering practices.