How do I start? What’s involved? These are common concerns for any enterprise that wants to apply DevOps. Ross Clanton and Greg Larson share their perspectives on those questions based on their experiences at Target.
Ross Clanton is an accomplished leader with over 16 years of IT experience in the retail industry. Ross is a DevOps enthusiast whose mission is to drive LEAN principles and extensive automation across technology service delivery. He has broad experience in IT operations, engineering, security and compliance, enterprise architecture, business intelligence, and data warehousing. Ross lives in Minneapolis with his wife, daughter, and son.
Greg Larson is a technical leader with 18 years of experience in IT, most of which has been with Target. He has played a variety roles, including developer, architect, and manager. He now leads the Enterprise API Team at Target, which was an early adopter of DevOps over 3 years ago, and continues to drive innovation and grow the engineering culture at Target. Greg lives in Minneapolis with his wife and two sons, and is passionate about beer and donuts.