Sheffield Devops - September Meetup

Back from a nice summer break, the next Sheffield Devops Meetup is taking place on Thursday the 8th September 2016. We’ll be at Home Office Digital from 6:30pm onwards for an evening of devops discussion:

  • 6:30 - 7:00 Doors open and drinks/food provided
  • 7:00 - 7:05 Welcome talk
  • 7:05 - 7:45 Jon Shanks - building a stack/platform for the Home Office
  • 7:45 - 8:00 Break
  • 8:00 - 8:45 Phil Roffe - ‘Ins and outs’ of DevOps Culture and how the DevOps team works
  • 8:45 onwards - to a local hostelry

Tickets are available over at Eventbrite

About the Speakers:

The first talk will be by Jon Shanks, Head of Development Operations at The Home Office Digital who will be be taking us through the tech stack in use within their organisation and how devops applies to them.

The second talk will be by Phil Roffe, Lead Architect for the International Tribe in Sky Betting and Gaming.  A discussion around how and why a company can adopt DevOps principles - discussing some of the history of how the industry is moving.

Venue

We’ll be at Home Office Digital this month - near Park Square roundabout and aprox 10 mins walk from the train station:

Home Office Digital
Foundry House
3 Millsands
Riverside Exchange
Sheffield
S3 8NH

We’re looking to tour the city over the course of the year (if you can offer space at your company/organisation/uni then let us know).

Sponsors

Home Office Digital are kindly providing venue and refreshments for this month’s event.

Nabarro LLP is proud to be sponsoring Sheffield DevOps 2016.  Nabarro is an international law firm with a specific sector focus on the technology and digital sectors.  Ben Hendry, a partner in Nabarro’s Sheffield office said “We are passionate about supporting the growth of the Sheffield City Region.  Like the Sheffield DevOps team, we want Sheffield to be the UKs next big technology hub, attracting the best tech businesses and talent from across the UK and beyond, and encouraging innovation.  Supporting organisations like DevOps is a vital part of this strategy and we are very much looking forward to working with both in order to achieve our common goal.”  For more information on Nabarro’s technology focus click here: 

http://www.nabarro.com/services/sectors/technology/

More Info

If you’d like to find out more about Sheffield Devops then head to http://www.sheffielddevops.org.uk/ or talk to us on twitter @sheffieldDevops.

Look forward to seeing you there!

WHEN

Thursday, 8 September 2016 from 18:30 to 21:00 (BST) -

WHERE

Sheffield DevOps @ Home Office Digital - Foundry House 3 Millsands, Riverside Exchange, Sheffield, S3 8NH -

View Map

Written on September 3, 2016