Chuck D'Antonio

Chuck D'Antonio

Chuck D'Antonio is a zealous cook, eater, and cocktail composer loves helping Pivotal's customers. As an Advisory Platform Architect he works with customers in New England to understand how Cloud Foundry, Spring and microservices join with culture changes to bring hope to development and operations teams. He's an open water swimmer who can often be found sneaking to the pool or his yoga mat between customer calls.

Montreal 2019 sessions

Are you Dev'ing the Right Ops

English session - Beginner

This is a DevOps talk by someone who hates "DevOps". Instead of focusing on tools and cool tech we need to focus on our teams building the best software they possibly can. Sometimes this means not playing with the "bright, shiny" or building it just because we can. Our workloads live at different levels of abstraction, and we should understand how to run them with the minimal amount of DevOps work. Avoid the yak shave and dev only the right ops.

Designing Your Cloud-Native Career

English session - Beginner

Flatter organizations mean fewer steps on the traditional career path. Emergent design redefines the role of architects and senior staff. Balanced teams challenge us to share rather than horde specialized skills we've spent years developing. Expecting to continue grow in a model measured by increases in power and authority is bound to leave us disappointed, or worse yet frustrated as our organization's goals seem in direct conflict with our own.