The expectation of regular software updates – it's what developers are tasked with, and what users expect and demand. Increased functionality, better performance, and fewer bugs – often in a week or less. Automation of critical processes such as QA can help meet the gargantuan task of constant updates, but it can also send your software into a death spiral of user abandonment unless deployed correctly ...
Author and Strategist Jeanne Morain from iSpeak Cloud has joined the BIZDEVOPS Blog on DEVOPSdigest.
Morain has held various executive roles in strategy, marketing, strategic alliance and product management positions with Apollo Group, Flexera Software, VMware and BMC Software (Marimba). She has more than 17 years of experience in systems management, universal clients, virtualization and cloud computing, implementing solutions for millions of users across Fortune 2000 companies for enterprises and independent software vendors. She has won numerous awards for her work in the areas of business service management (BSM), software as a service (SaaS), dynamic data center and virtualization, and is a contributing author and coauthor of books on BSM, virtualization and cloud computing.
Morain is best known for her customer/partner-centric approach to research and solutions. She is a noted industry speaker at VMworld, Interop, CloudSlam, IAITAM, user conferences and SoftSummit. She has written blogs as well as articles for trade publications. Morain holds a Masters degree from Southern Illinois University and certification in IT Infrastructure Library.