Speaker: Philip Griffiths

18:00 Arival and coffee
18:30 Presentation
19:30 Networking over buffet and drinks

Event Details
The digital transformation is driving customer requirements for agility, security and performance (i.e. DevOps), software is eating everything and legacy WAN connectivity is incompatible. Application Specific Network-as-code enables WAN connectivity to be embedded directly into apps, containers or VMs (AppWANs) which instant global virtual private networks without building any physical infrastructure – i.e. software only, cloud native, API orchestrated and compatible to DevOps ‘infrastructure-as-code approach’. It is built around zero-trust and delivers high reliability/performance. This will allow developers to be unshackled by telcos, proprietary hardware, long lead time while delivering the app experience their consumers want compliant to security required.

Speaker Bio
Philip Griffiths has been working in IT for over 5 years across partner, program and solution management. He enjoys nothing better than engaging into new topics, technologies and having whiteboarding sessions. He is Head of EMEA Partnerships and Alliances for NetFoundry and previously worked for Atos IT Services. He lives in London with his wife and daughter and enjoys travelling for both work or pleasure.

BCS DevSecOps Group
Is the BCS Chartered Institute for IT specialist group supporting DevSecOps professionals — and those still thinking about starting to use DevOps tools. You don’t have to be in tech to come along, in fact it's a great place to get practical ideas on how you can use tech in your day job event a new start a new business.

DevSecOps SG - App Connectivity – Developer innovation will be unleashed with networks embedded into infra-as-code and DevOps teams
Date and time
Thursday 31 January, 6:00pm - 8:30pm
BCS, The Chartered Institute for IT
The Davidson Building
5 Southampton Street