What is Value Stream Mapping (VSM)?

Are you going?

35 people going



What is Value Stream Mapping (VSM)?

Value Stream Mapping is a crucial step in assessing an organization’s DevOps capability. Attend this meetup to hear Bruce Marler and Simon King of Plutora discuss how you can leverage all of the data from your Release Management and DevOps tools chains to provide real-time analytics, and codify policies that must be orchestrated to realize benefits of a business Value Stream Mapping (VSM) and answer the follow important questions:

WHY – is VSM important?
HOW – is VSM done?
WHAT – is needed to realize a VSM solution?

Plutora has created the most complete value stream management (VSM) platform on the market, providing a system of record for an enterprise’s application development portfolio. Organizations are able to use this ‘catwalk over the modern software factory’ to give them full transparency into their software development processes, enabling them to understand exactly what is going on with respect to development efficiency and quality from idea to production.

About Plutora:

Plutora, the market leader of value stream management solutions for enterprise IT, improves the speed and quality of software creation by capturing, visualizing and analyzing critical indicators of every aspect of the delivery process. Plutora orchestrates release pipelines across a diverse ecosystem of development methodologies, manages hybrid test environments, correlates data from existing toolchains, and incorporates test metrics gathered at every step. The Plutora Platform ensures organizational alignment of software development with business strategy and provides visibility, analytics and a system of insights into the entire value stream, guiding continuous improvement through the measured outcomes of each effort.

Presenters Bios:

Simon King
Chief Technology Evangelist at Plutora. Thought leader and innovator in service delivery with experience in Analytics, SaaS, IT ops and support. Focused on enabling customers to accelerate time to market and transition to DevOps. Simon has lead product teams at industry leading companies such as BMC and brings that experience to help Plutora customers improve their software delivery process in the largest organizations globally.

Bob Davis
Chief Marketing Officer. Bob brings to Plutora more than 30 years of engineering, marketing and sales management experience with high technology organizations from emerging start-ups to global 500 corporations. Before joining Plutora, Bob was the Chief Marketing Officer at Atlantis Computing, a provider of Software Defined and Hyper Converged solutions for enterprise customers. He has propelled company growth at data storage and IT management companies including Kaseya (co-founder, acquired by Insight Venture Partners), Sentilla, CA, Netreon (acquired by CA), Novell and Intel.

Jim Barron
Top performing enterprise software sales leader. Strategic, creative and results-oriented sales executive, team builder and leader with 20 years of sales and general management experience in the development, management and execution of aggressive business plans focused on delivering growth with profitability. Customer satisfaction focused professional with excellent communicative, motivational and analytical skills.

Bruce Marler
Bruce Marler has a 20+ year career in technology and has lead business and technical strategy for market-leading companies driving digital transformation. Bruce has worked at companies such as AT&T, GENBAND and CaféX as well as founding LocalTek, a company that lead web and mobile development for companies throughout the midwest. Bruce currently leads Global Strategic Accounts for Plutora and is based in Las Vegas.

Please remember to RSVP so we'll have plenty of food, drinks, and swag for everyone. We invite all of our members to come whether you're a beginner or an experienced user of containers to this meeting. If you are an advanced user who would like to help, so please reach out to us by email at [masked].