Interactive Technology Event to Deliver Real-World Examples and Best Practices to Accelerate the Development Lifecycle

ATLANTA April 18, 2018 – Forty8Fifty Labs, the DevOps and software development subsidiary of Verinext Systems, today announced the date for its DevOps Tech Summit: Containers, Microservices and Loosely Coupled Architecture – The Big Picture. To be held Tuesday, May 15, the one-day technical event will feature keynote speaker Jez Humble, CTO at DevOps Research & Assessment and Author of The DevOps Handbook, Lean Enterprise, andContinuous Deliveryas well as leading DevOps experts from RedHat, Atlassian, Verinext and Forty8Fifty Labs.

“New industry findings show that loosely coupled architecture is a key enabler of continuous application delivery,” saidRashad Neloms, Vice President Technology and Strategy, Forty8Fifty Labs.“While microservices and containers are great choices for creating these loosely coupled systems, many teams find it hard to decouple monolithic applications to move projects forward. Our DevOps Tech Summit will explore this challenge in detail and provide the real-world examples and best practices teams can employ to overcome their DevOps barriers.”

Attendees of this DevOps-industry event will learn about how the right architecture choices can help teams achieve continuous delivery. They’ll also explore strategies to coordinate, integrate, test, deploy, and release loosely coupled applications and discuss operational approaches for how to monitor, secure, and provide support for containerized applications and microservices-based architectures.

Expert speakers include:

  • Jez Humble, Author, Speaker, CTO at DevOps Research & Assessment
  • Veer Muchandi, Principal Architect, RedHat
  • Ian Buchanan, Principal Solutions Engineer, DevOps, Atlassian
  • Rashad Neloms, Vice President Technology & Strategy, Forty8Fifty Labs
  • Brooke Gravitt, Vice President Engineering & Chief Software Architect, Forty8Fifty Labs
  • Allen Vailliencourt, DevOps Solution Architect, Forty8Fifty Labs
  • Jorge Alago, Cyber Security Architecture Lead, Verinext

The event, to be hosted at the Verinext Corporate office at 4850 River Green Parkway in Duluth, is sponsored by Atlassian, RedHat, Intel, Hewlett Packard Enterprise, RedLock, and Splunk. The event will be held from 8:30 a.m. to 2:45 p.m. on May 15, 2018.

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About Forty8Fifty Labs

Forty8Fifty Labs is the DevOps and Agile Consulting, Services and Software Development subsidiary of Verinext Systems.  With decades of field-proven experience in solving the toughest challenges for today’s CIOs and the Development/Operations teams they lead, the Forty8Fifty Labs team unlocks the secrets to bringing your IT tools and your people together; accelerating your DevOps journey, improving collaboration, streamlining development, and reducing time to revenue.  Let us help you supercharge your business with our team’s unparalleled expertise, extensive partnerships, and custom tools and integrations. Learn more at