Acknowledgments

Advisory

Technology Consulting Leader Tom DeGarmo

Chief Technologist Chris Curran

US Thought Leadership

Partner-in-Charge Rob Gittings

Strategic Marketing Natalie Kontra
Jordana Marx

Center for Technology & Innovation

Managing Editor Bo Parker

Editors Vinod Baya
Alan Morrison

Contributors Phil Berman
Galen Gruman
Todd Johnston
Harshul Joshi
Keith Katz
Bud Mathaisel
Leslie Moore
Bill Roberts
Robert L. Scheier

Editorial Advisor Larry Marion

Copy Editor Lea Anne Bantsari

Transcriber Dawn Regan

US studio

Design Lead Tatiana Pechenik

Illustrator Chris Pak

Production Jeff Ginsburg

Online

US Creative Leader Jack Teuber

Designer and Producer Scott Schmidt

Reviewers

Rohit Antao
Julien Courbe
Victoria Frost
Dan Garrett
Glen Hobbs
Henry Hwangbo
Jonathan Labovich
Aritomo Shinozaki
Walter Sun
Gerard Verweij
Jasmin Young
Steve Zaloga
Ying Zhou

Special thanks

Niek Bartholomeus
John Clapham
Paul Li
Scott Likens
Timothy Mattix
Kevin Wolf

Industry perspectives

During the preparation of this publication, we benefited greatly from interviews and conversations with the following executives:

Chad DePue Founder
Inaka

Brian Doll Vice President, Marketing
GitHub

John Esser Director, Engineering Productivity and Agile Development
Ancestry.com

Carlos Escapa Senior Vice President and General Manager, Disaster Recovery Solutions
PHD Virtual

Toby Ford AVP, Cloud Technology, Strategy and Planning
AT&T

Vijay Gopal Vice President and Enterprise Chief Architect
Nationwide Insurance

Ed Haletky Managing Director
The Virtualization Practice

Jez Humble Principal
ThoughtWorks Studios

Andy Kelk CIO
iProperty Group

Cliff Moon Founder and CTO
Boundary

Craig Muth Senior Engineer
Homerun.com

Pat O’Day CTO
Bluelock

Charles Oppenheimer Founder
Prizzm

Ranga Rangachari Vice President and General Manager, Storage
RedHat

Marko Rodriguez Graph Systems Architect
Aurelius

Lothar Schubert Senior Director, Solution Marketing
CollabNet

James Staten Vice President and Principal Analyst
Forrester

Laurence Sweeney Vice President, Enterprise Transformation
CollabNet

Bryan Taylor Principal Architect
Rackspace Managed Hosting

Andy Thurai Chief Architect and Group CTO – ASIP
Intel

Matt Tucker CTO and Co-founder
Jive Software

Ken Venner CIO
SpaceX