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Overview of the event

We recently wrapped up 2017 as the year of digital quality. We talked about how digital transformation is going to bring even more drastic shifts in how we do software delivery. And how your organization needs to brace up to bring agile models to work in order to release higher quality software faster through automated testing.

DevOps & Test Automation Summit 2019 will be happening with focus on Technical Sessions featuring over 10+ Presentations exploring the depth and breadth of Test Automation and DevOps across all practices, and perspectives. The Summit will be a key meeting place for Test Professionals and Executives from leading IT organizations. The event features an inspiring day of talks and workshops by professional speakers focused on Test Automation & DevOps Innovation.

The discussion in the Summit will be on what are the key challenges and solution based on what will help to understand the concept of Test Automation and DevOps, associated benefits, scrutinize implementation challenges.

Facts & Figures About The Event

8 Speakers
8 Topics
50 Tickets

Conference Schedule

DevOps & Test Automation Summit, Dallas (04 February, 2019)
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Blockchain is creating extraordinary opportunities for businesses to come together in totally new ways to create unforeseen and unprecedented values. Understanding Blockchain Foundations today has become quintessential if you are in any business of technology, whether it be Financial (Stellar, Ripple platform), Healthcare (our personal records), Supply Chain (Walmart leading the way) or any other. In the talk, we will deep dive into blockchain fundamentals and business use cases associated with it.

Speaker Profile

Palash Jain is a Business Innovator and a Solution Partner with unique proposition of spurring Revenue Acceleration by creating differentiated customer values for solving customer's key pain points. Palash excels in creating Products/Services offering and morphing them into innovative solutions by maximizing Business and Financial outcomes. Palash has successfully incubated new business lines and led various Distributed Cloud, Data Center, App modernization, Big Data Transformational solutions totaling New Sales Revenue of $200M+. Palash has repeatedly penetrated into various new accounts with typical POC/ Land and Expand consultative sales leadership. Partnered at a strategic level with different levels of customers including CxO’s, vendors and suppliers to lead multi-year transformational deals.

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The need for DevOps arose with the increase in the success of agile software development and the desire to release software faster and more frequently. With rapid DevOps adoption, what happens to Cybersecurity as we know it? Does DevOps eliminate the need for security experts? The idea that there is no place for Cybersecurity in DevOps is a myth. Instead of Cybersecurity existing as an isolated entity, DevOps seeks to integrate security into IT processes from the start. In this discussion, we will talk about how to "shift security left".

Speaker Profile

Noel da Costa is a Senior Information Technology Executive and Transformation Leader with over 20 years’ experience in IT delivery processes, software development, software engineering practice and IT strategy with a focus on DevOps, DevSecOps and high velocity delivery of IT solutions. His work experience has focused on leading business and technical teams at Fortune 100 and Fortune 500 clients. Noel has been a practice leader in major consulting organizations and has led project teams performing IT/DevOps/DevSecOps assessments, solution design & architecture, DevOps Strategy and implementation, and infrastructure operations orchestration.

Noel has led large development teams, distributed globally through Agile/DevOps transformations scaled to the enterprise. He has orchestrated infrastructure migrations (Data-center/Cloud/Hybrid) leveraging DevOps technologies to facilitate automated deployments to environments in the target Data center/Cloud for automated testing, pilot execution and migration wave roll-outs. He has designed and implemented service solutions to facilitate autonomous IT operations enabling response workflows and instance configurations.

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Docker Containers have gained tremendous industry momemtum and have become a great deployment product for devops. Containers package software into standardized units for development, shipment and deployment. In this hands on demo, we will go through why containers are used, how to create docker configuration files, and orchestrate an application on Kubernetes cluster on AWS.

Speaker Profile

Bhavin Shah, has over 16 years of experience in design and development of Enterprise applications. He is a business results driven, detail-oriented Cloud Solution Architect with AWS Certifications. He has helped many clients in financial services, healthcare, cloud hosting, travel industry etc. in their journey to the cloud. He has been instrumental in helping senior executives shape Cloud Strategies/Roadmaps with hands on Proof of Concept initiatives. He has successfully led multi-year DevOps transformation initiatives in his previous role as Director of Architecture at Fidelity Investments. Ex-Amazon Webservices (AWS) , Fidelity, Citi and Sabre. He has Masters in Computer Science from University of Texas at Dallas.

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Will cover
1. DevOps-QA Business Value Mapping
2. DevOps - Testing Process, People and Technchology dimensions to mesuring value
3. DevOps QA Analytics
4. DevOps QA Analytics Dashboard - Control room.

Speaker Profile

Agile-DevOps-QA - Strategic thinker - Consultant/Coach/Technical Program Manager with 25 years of demonstrated career success and proven track record driving enterprise cost savings to the tune of 5-15 million USD through productivity improvements, reducing cycle times, improving operational efficiency by leading large scale implementation Digital Analytics, Digital Transformation, IT Transformations in BI, Data Applications, WEB Applications, Agile-DevOps and QACOE.

X Topic Abstract

In this talk, I intend to cover a tools agnostic approach for Enterprises to adopt DevOps for efficient and continuous delivery of business and technology innovations. The session will also provide a maturity model to help assess where any organization is on its DevOps journey and leverage our knowledge of common pitfalls and best practices in this journey.

Speaker Profile

Product Management Leader with career history of building highly profitable, innovative products in the technology marketplace, for international businesses and niche start-ups. Exceptional record of success in leading top performing global teams, turning around underperforming businesses, and driving market strategy for products ranging $50M-$2B in annual bookings. Excels in unearthing customer needs and rallying cross-functional teams to bring new products to market in a timely manner. Adept in managing products through their lifecycle and targeting Enterprise, Mid-market and Service Provider segments.

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Banks, especially retail banks, have to be very risk-averse, especially when it comes to their IT ecosystems. For anyone who has ever worked in IT at retail banks, their deployment model is notorious. Firstly, system changes are implemented six to ten times a year, usually with a "freeze" over periods of high retail activity, such as Christmas and Thanksgiving.

Speaker Profile

Experienced Practice Owner with a demonstrated history of working in the information technology and services industry. Responsible for business development and delivery oversight (competency level oversight and thought leadership) for Business Assurance, Quality Assurance business for Americas Region.

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Automation and ChatOps will streamline business workflow, keep the important players from both development and operations informed and increase productivity for everyone involved.ChatOps is an operational paradigm where work that is already happening in the background today is brought into a common chatroom. By doing this, you are unifying the communication about what work should get done with actual history of the work being done

Speaker Profile

Jyotsna Chatradhi is a Principal Software Engineer at CA Technologies and currently part of development team for the product machine learning as service. She has a deep expertise in full stack development for more than 12 years with a focus on angular, big data analysis , distributed programming and machine learning. She has 5 patents in the area of linear regression. She has been and speaker and volunteer at GHC and also been nominated as women in open source for year 2017.She is an F45 enthusiast.Jyotsna tweets at @jyotsnac.

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This presentation will cover the process of conducting an assessment of the target applications, the configuration of testing tools, capturing unique business processes, accounting for documented, and undocumented customizations followed by a detailed dive

Speaker Profile

A forward-looking, aggressive, growth-oriented and an action-driven leadership personality. Proven record in delivering results even in the most difficult and challenging situations. Enjoy creating new innovative teams from the scratch, raising new leaders through cross/on-the-job training, delegation, & self-development methods. Excellent verbal, written & soft relationship-building communication skills.

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Our Speakers

Palash Jain

Founder | CEO | Evangelist


Noel da Costa

Executive Director

JPMorgan Chase & Co

Rama Venky Susarla

Agile-DevOps-QA - Strategic Thinker

Micron Technology

Bhuvana Ramachandran

Director of Product Management

NTT Data

Jyotsna Chatradhi



Bhavin Shah



Anjali Chhabra Nandwani

VP & Head - Digital Assurance Services

Tech Mahindra Americas

Jai Chitkara

Program Director


Our Pricing

Group of 3 or more
USD 450 Till February 04
Early Bird
USD 600 Till January 04
USD 750 Till February 04

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Who can attend DevOps & Test Automation Summit in Dallas?

DevOps & Test Automation Summit 2019 in Dallas is open to anyone who has an interest in Agile, Automation Testing, Automation Frameworks or any related field.

Why to attend DevOps & Test Automation Summit in Dallas?

Following are the three key questions you and your testing organization or testing department and testing center of excellence should be solving for now: How do we as testers and testing company evolve and thrive in SMAC & IoT world?
From tooling to skilling and from strategies to fundamental values what needs to change and how? What are solutions and services available in market which I can leverage? DevOps & Test Automation Summit 2019 is an attempt to seek and share answers to these basic questions.

What will you learn about?

Learn latest techniques and skills required to test disruptive technologies from industry stalwarts themselves Latest trends, concepts, processes and tools for testing in SMAC & IoT Recognize, understand and acknowledge challenges in testing emerging technologies. Meet and network with fellow testing experts from leading companies.Learn how to adapt and adopt these changes quickly and swiftly within a team and also across the enterprise.

Are there any prerequisites to attend this program?


Do I need to register for the event?

Yes, all conference attendees must register in advance to attend the event.

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