September 19–20, 2016: Training
September 20–22, 2016: Tutorials & Conference
New York, NY
Cornelia Davis

Cornelia Davis
Platform Engineer, Pivotal

Website | @cdavisafc

Cornelia Davis is senior director of technology at Pivotal, where she works on the technology strategy for both the company and its customers. Through engagement across Pivotal’s broad customer base, Cornelia develops core cloud platform strategies that drive significant change in enterprise organizations and influence the Pivotal Cloud Foundry evolution. Currently, she is working on ways to bring the various cloud-computing models of infrastructure as a service, applications as a service, containers as a service, and functions as a service together into a comprehensive offering that allows IT organizations to function at the highest levels. Cornelia is an industry veteran with almost three decades of experience in image processing, scientific visualization, distributed systems and web application architectures, and cloud-native platforms and is the author of the book Cloud Native: Designing Change-Tolerant Software. She holds both a BS and MS in computer science from California State University, Northridge, and studied theory of computing and programming languages at Indiana University. When not doing those things, you can find her on the yoga mat or in the kitchen.


11:35am–12:15pm Wednesday, 09/21/2016
Organizational optimization DevOps Nassau Audience level: Intermediate
Cornelia Davis (Pivotal)
Average rating: ****.
(4.80, 5 ratings)
Ask 10 people about DevOps, and you’ll get 12 definitions, all with one thing in common—it’s fundamentally about reducing the friction between Dev and Ops. Cornelia Davis covers the “why” (continuous delivery), “what” (steps in the SDLC), “who” (a set of roles designed to optimize it), the required tools (a platform such as Cloud Foundry), and how it’s all choreographed to eliminate friction. Read more.