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Jennifer Davis

Jennifer Davis
Cloud Operations Advocate, Microsoft

Website | @sigje

Jennifer Davis is a cloud operations advocate at Microsoft. Previously, she was a principal site reliability engineer at RealSelf and developed cookbooks to simplify building and managing infrastructure at Chef. Jennifer is the coauthor of Effective DevOps and speaks about DevOps, tech culture, and monitoring. She also gives tutorials on a variety of technical topics. When she’s not working, she enjoys learning to make things and spending quality time with her family.

Sessions

Lara Hogan (Wherewithall), Ryn Daniels (HashiCorp), Jennifer Davis (Microsoft), Bridget Kromhout (Microsoft), Samantha Grumdahl (University of Minnesota)
Average rating: ****.
(4.36, 14 ratings)
Many "women in technology" efforts focus on software development, which is necessary but not sufficient. This panel is about women in Operations. How do organizations keep the women already in Ops, encourage more to join, and make the field a more welcoming one? Hear the true stories of women working in Operations today. (Yes, we exist, and we have root!) Read more.
Office Hours
Table 1 (Sponsor Pavilion)
Bridget Kromhout (Microsoft), Ryn Daniels (HashiCorp), Samantha Grumdahl (University of Minnesota), Jennifer Davis (Microsoft), Lara Hogan (Wherewithall)
Average rating: *****
(5.00, 1 rating)
Women definitely have a place at the command prompt. This panel of successful women in Ops is here to encourage you, share success stories, and teach you practical tips. Come talk about Operations and learn about the work/life balance, diversity, career growth, and planning. Read more.