Training: June 20–21, 2016
Tutorials: June 21, 2016
Keynotes & Sessions: June 22–23, 2016
Santa Clara, CA
Nicole Forsgren

Nicole Forsgren
CEO and Chief Scientist, DORA

Website | @nicolefv

Nicole Forsgren does research and strategy at Google Cloud following the acquisition of her startup DevOps Research and Assessment (DORA) by Google. She’s coauthor of the book Accelerate: The Science of Lean Software and DevOps and is best known for her work measuring the technology process and as the lead investigator on the largest DevOps studies to date. She’s been an entrepreneur, professor, sysadmin, and performance engineer. Nicole’s work has been published in several peer-reviewed journals. Nicole earned her PhD in management information systems from the University of Arizona and is a research affiliate at Clemson University and Florida International University.


11:20am–12:00pm Wednesday, 06/22/2016
Location: Mission City Ballroom B1-3 Level: Non-technical
Nicole Forsgren (DORA), Jez Humble (DevOps Research and Assessment LLC), Gene Kim (IT Revolution Press)
Average rating: ****.
(4.83, 6 ratings)
Research from the last few years has shown that DevOps can bring both throughput and stability to IT, driving value and profit for businesses. Nicole Forsgren, Jez Humble, and Gene Kim present the latest data on DevOps and explore the roles of security and compliance, continuous delivery, and management in driving world-class quality, efficiency, and value in innovative organizations. Read more.