John Willis is currently a Distinguished Researcher at Kosli. He is researching DevOps, DevSecOps, IT risk, modern governance, and audit compliance
Previous to founding SocketPlane in Fall 2014, John was the Chief DevOps Evangelist at Dell, which he joined following the Enstratius acquisition in May 2013. He has also held past executive roles at Chef and Canonical. John was one of the earliest cloud evangelists and is considered one of the founders of the DevOps movement. John is the author of 7 IBM Redbooks. He is also the co-author of the “DevOps Handbook” and “Beyond the Phoenix Project” along with author Gene Kim.
Building the Cloud Security Notification Framework (CSNF) to facilitate automated governance.
Composed of top enterprise tech leaders and cloud providers, ONUG’s Cloud Security Notification Framework (CSNF) contributors seek to standardize how cloud providers report security events, alerts and alarms. This framework will provide consumers with greater visibility and governance and will benefit to the entire cloud ecosystem.
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