“DevOps lite”: transition your IBM i development to CI/CD
DevOps helps businesses respond rapidly to market changes, by delivering higher-quality software updates to users more quickly. But a shift to “full DevOps” can be challenging for IBM i teams faced with project deadlines, lacking the time window needed to switch wholesale to a new CI/CD model.
Our Webinar will demonstrate a simplified CI/CD toolchain that offers IBM i teams a progressive approach to DevOps adoption, based on Git, Jenkins and Jira, to gain:
- Security in the deployment process
- Reduced risk of errors in production
- Minimized downtime risk
Smooth the transition to modern CI/CD tooling on IBM i. Register Now!
ARCAD’s Director of Northern European operations
Nick Blamey joined ARCAD from IBM where he was responsible for DevOps and Rational solutions in various roles across Europe. Previously Nick worked for other software development tools orgainsations including: HP / MicroFocus, Fortify Software (acquired by HP), Empirix (acquired by Oracle), Radview and Segue (now Microfocus). Nick is a thought leader in the areas of Static Code Analysis, Testing Automation, DevOps and Shift-Left strategies.
Floyd Del Muro
Technology and DevOps Advocate, ARCAD Software
With 26 years of experience on the IBM midrange platform, Floyd is currently Technology & DevOps Advocate for ARCAD Software, managing the IBM relationship and partnership with the IBM Cloud, IBM Systems and product managers for Rational Team Concert (RTC), Rational Developer for i (RDi) and UrbanCode (UC). In his role at ARCAD Software, Floyd has been directly involved in the management of modernization projects on IBM i, from planning stages through to delivery, spanning modernization of the database, business logic and UI. Drawing on his experience in project rollout and the introduction of agile methods, Floyd is a trusted advisor and speaker on the subjects of DevOps, continuous delivery and test automation.