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Developer Velocity


The recording of this session is available on YouTube

As we use tooling everyday in our roles, we're going to look at the "why's" and "how's" behind DevOps for every person. Focusing on how we can deliver better value using tooling. Starting with automation, GitHub Actions and moving into a real life use case of the latest tools for automation and productivity

April Edwards

April is a senior cloud advocate for Microsoft specializing in application transformation and DevOps ways of working. Her focus is working on Microsoft Azure to take customers of a journey from legacy technology, to serverless and containers, where code comes first, while enabling them to take full advantage of DevOps. April was previously a cloud consultant and solution architect for various partners in the UK and brings her years of experience in helping customers plan their journey.

In April’s spare time she spends time outdoors hiking, skiing or scuba diving. She is also a triathlete competing in Ironman and Half Ironman triathlons.