Bridget chats with Devi Moodley, Daniel Maher, Adrian Moisey, and Cobus Bernard at devopsdays Cape Town 2019.
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Devi has held a wide range of roles in her career: Control & Instrumentation Engineer, Enterprise Architect, Management Consultant, CIO She currently heads up the Enterprise DevOps and Release management practice in Nedbank. This team is responsible for the creation and adoption of the practice of DevOps across the organisation. Devi is a rebel at heart that enjoys challenging tradition and moulding transformation She enjoys cooking, music, karate and the odd run on a Sunday morning.
Dan is a veteran of the dotcom bubble, and has been variously a system administrator, university lecturer, start-up founder, and day labourer. As a member of the Devopsdays Core team, he has had the privilege of speaking and keynoting at events around the world. Today, he is a Developer Advocate at Datadog, a role that mixes two of his great passions: measuring things, and talking about measuring things.
Adrian is a Systems Engineer at SalesLoft. He is involved with the DevOps scene in Cape Town, organises meetups and is active on the local ZATech slack group.
Cobus is the AWS Senior Technical Evangelist for Sub-Saharan Africa. He started the Cape Town DevOps meetups in 2015 and tries to spread the DevOps gospel after spending years in both dev and ops.
Bridget Kromhout is a Principal Program Manager at Microsoft, focusing on the open source Kubernetes ecosystem. Her CS degree emphasis was in theory, but she now deals with the concrete (if “cloud” can be considered tangible). After 15 years as an operations engineer, she traded being on call for being on a plane. A frequent speaker and program committee member for tech conferences, she leads the devopsdays organization globally and the devops community at home in Minneapolis. She podcasts with Arrested DevOps, blogs at https://bridgetkromhout.com, and is active in a Twitterverse near you.