Here is a list of 12 great people I’ll be following as I won’t be able to join the Gartner Application Architecture, Development & Integration Summit this week in London.
Have a great time there!
Some of the key sessions to look forward to: (or follow on #GartnerAADI)
- The impact of Mobile and Cloud First on your Applications Strategy
- The Two Things Every App Dev Organization Must do in 2014
- Why You Should Give Up Developing, Buying and Maintaining Applications
- Transforming an Organization with Clouds
- Mapping Legacy to Strategy: Pace Layers and APM
- Splunk Inc.: Johnlewis.com: Transforming Customer Experience and Delivering Operational Intelligence
- Will Microsoft Be Relevant To The Enterprise In a Post-PC World
- Designing the ‘Right’ Application Organization
In no particular order…
Merv Adrian: @merv
Gartner IT Industry analyst – Hadoop, Big Data, NoSQL, DBMSs, Vendor Lead for Microsoft.
Aleem Cummins: @aleemcummins
Aleem release manager for John Lewis, responsible for managing software releases from the development stage through to the production environment.
Susan Greenfield: @BaronessSusan
Neuroscientist at the University of Oxford. Check out her Keynote: When the Brain Means Business
Leena Joshi: @leena_splunk
From #Splunk, Leena has lots of experience with IT Operations and applications management.
Burley Kony: @burleyk
Burley is responsible for product strategy, product management and marketing of Kony’s enterprise mobility products
Pascal Marchand: @pascal_marchand
Service Desk & Infrastructure Manager EMEA at Victaulic. Direct from the trenches.
Rutger Oldenburg: @RutgerOldenburg
Architect responsible for traffic management systems at ProRail.
Mark O’Neill: @TheMarkONeill
VP Innovation at Axway. He’s also the author of the book “Web Services Security”.
Mia Benjamin: @mbenjamin10
Keep in touch with her also for the Gartner Events; Enterprise Architecture, IT Infrastructure & Operations Management and Data Center Summits . She will be on #GartnerAADI
Dragan Pendić: @draganpendic
He’s the Chief Security Architect at Diageo.
Richard M Marshall: @rmmarshall
Research Director on the Mobile and End Point Computing team at Gartner. Also check out his blog.
One of my favourite analyst in this space, David Norton will be there too, check out his blog at Gartner.