Vadim Efimov – DevOPS automation team lead with RingCentral Inc. For the last 2 years has been working on automation of ITIL processes: release and change management. Education – PhD program in SPbPU of Peter the Great on “Automation of operation of a cloud service” with more than 10 papers on this subject. Believes that every routine process should be automated and it can be cheap with proper technology used.
Planning automation: continuous delivery with dependencies, approvals and conflict resolution
The talk will be on automation of release and change management processes. We do 70 parallel roll-outs per months onto a complex system of 150 components with big number of connections, in a public company with 99,999% uptime SLA and SOX Compliance. This experience was analysed and I will show an essence of if – principal scheme and algorithm for automated roll-out planning, which can be used with your set of DevOps tools.