The Hitchhikers Guide to Digital or DesignOps or …. – Jonathon Wright – 7 June

The Hitchhikers Guide to Digital or DesignOps or Digital Engineering or anything else


Join Jonathon Wright, Director of Digital Engineering at Hitachi to explore the digital delivery approaches including DesignOps that support modern day scaled agile and lean practices. It is estimated that 50 billion devices will be connected by 2020, providing data and analytics to direct new business models, personalised experiences and social innovation. So … Don’t panic! Jonathon will share recent industry case studies testing Enterprise of Things (EoT) platforms including Smart Cities, Transportation and Energy.

Key Takeaways:

  • Digital Disruption – accelerate the response to digital marketplace challenges
  • Digital Evolution – continuous assessment, insight, deployment and delivery
  • AdaptiveCX – how to move between bi-modal (coreIT and fluidIT) to tri-modal digital delivery
  • DesignOps – design practices (fail-fast experiments) through to operational feedback (measure/monitor)
  • Disciplined Agile – optimize the solution delivery life-cycle and deliver operational improvement

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Jonathon is a senior strategic thought leader and manager specialising in emerging technologies, innovation & automation with over 15 years of international commercial experience within global organisations, including Deutsche Bank, Lehman Brothers, Thomson Reuters, Siemens, and Xerox, and is currently Director of Digital Engineering at Hitachi Consulting in the UK.

His practical experience and leadership in the area of DevOps and Digital Transformation has seen him in demand as a speaker at international conferences including Gartner, Unicom, HP Discover, Oracle Digital Forum, STARWest, STAREast, and EuroSTAR, where he was awarded Innovator of the Year (2014).

He is the author of several books on test automation as well as numerous online webinars, podcasts & training courses on DevOps and solution delivery lifecycle transformation. With Jonathon’s practical insights into real world application of the core principles and methodologies underpinning DevOps and Digital Engineering, his presentations and workshops are not to be missed.





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