XebiaLabs Welcomes Gene Kim!

| February 14, 2017 | 0 Comments

When I think about DevOps pioneers, the first person who comes to mind is the one and only Gene Kim. Seriously, who in the DevOps world hasn’t read The Phoenix Project, or maybe even waited in a long line at the last DevOps Enterprise Summit for a signed copy of The DevOps Handbook? So it is with great pleasure that we at XebiaLabs welcome Gene Kim as Strategic Advisor to the Board of Directors.

Gene Kim: DevOps Visionary and Thought Leader

I’ve known Gene for some time now and have had the pleasure of watching him work. Beyond being one of the most high-character individuals in the IT industry, Gene is a uniquely practical advisor. Thousands of IT teams and companies worldwide have benefited from his game-changing advice on application delivery. With Gene as an advisor to our board, I have no doubt that his insights will have an overwhelmingly positive influence on our products and strategy. By working with XebiaLabs to further advance our market leadership, Gene will help us enable our customers to maximize the value of their software assets, and perhaps even be game-changers in their own markets.

Once again, with great excitement, we welcome Gene to XebiaLabs. We’re looking forward to his meaningful contributions.

About Gene Kim

Thought leader, author, and multiple award winning CEO, Gene Kim is a visionary in the DevOps world. His illustrious career includes thirteen years as the founder and CTO of the security automation vendor Tripwire. He has studied high performing technology organizations since 1999, was named in the 2007 ComputerWorld “40 Innovative IT People Under the Age of 40” list, and, since 2014, has hosted the popular DevOps Enterprise Summit to the benefit of businesses and IT professionals around the world. In addition to the books mentioned above, Gene is also the author of The Visible Ops Handbook.

Gene Kim's The DevOps Handbook


Behind the Book:

Gene Kim’s Top Takeaways from Researching and Writing The DevOps Handbook

Access this on-demand recording and hear Gene share his top lessons and insights, on which DevOps metrics matter, how to strike the right balance between automation and manual steps, and much more.


Derek Langone

About the Author ()

As CEO of XebiaLabs, Derek Langone brings over 20 years of experience in IT leadership roles. He is responsible for setting the company’s vision, executing on its strategy, and driving its growth to become a recognized market leader in the Enterprise DevOps space. Before joining XebiaLabs, Derek served as EVP of Sales at Telerik through their acquisition by Progress Software, President of SmartBear Software, and VP of Sales at IMCEDA, now Quest Software.