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Mark Barnes

Mark Barnes
Integration Team Manager, Financial Times


Mark is responsible for the Integration team at the Financial Times and has led many projects in monitoring, disaster recovery and decommissioning. He has over 15 years industry experience, starting off as a very average *NIX sysadmin. That said he does have a knack for getting things done and a passion for turning off the old stuff that people would like to forget about.


Culture & Organizational Change
Location: 118/119 Level: Non-technical
Mark Barnes (Financial Times)
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Unless you are a startup with only one product line you probably have systems that you need to decommission. Chances are those systems are already slowing you down. This session is about the lessons learnt by the decommissioning team at the Financial Times while we tried to put away the old broken toys to make enough space to play with the new ones. Read more.