STARWEST 2024 Concurrent Session : Enabling a DevOps Culture with Embedded Systems


Wednesday, September 25, 2024 - 1:30pm to 2:30pm

Enabling a DevOps Culture with Embedded Systems

In today's technology-driven landscape, where software and hardware intertwine seamlessly in embedded systems, adopting a DevOps culture becomes imperative. This talk delves into the dynamic world of embedded systems and explores how organizations can successfully implement and nurture a DevOps culture within this unique domain. DevOps, with its emphasis on collaboration, automation, and continuous improvement, has revolutionized software development. However, adapting these principles to the realm of embedded systems presents distinct challenges and opportunities. Our discussion will navigate through these challenges and unveil strategies to harness the full potential of DevOps in the embedded systems space.

Lisette Zounon
Zsquare Solutions Inc.

Lisette Zounon is an accomplished tech executive, serial entrepreneur, and quality engineering leader with two decades of experience helping people and companies improve the quality of their applications with solid tools, a simple process, and a smart team. She firmly believes that industry best practices, including implementing agile methodologies, DevOps practices, and leveraging Artificial Intelligence are invaluable to the success of any software delivery. Lisette was responsible for leading and managing high-performing quality and DevOps teams throughout all phases of the software development testing cycle; ensuring that all information systems, products, and services meet or exceed organization and industry quality standards as well as end-users requirements. She is a constant champion of advocating for best practices in QA and the transformative use of AI to reimagine DevOps efficiency and client satisfaction. Lisette has worked extensively with Fortune 100 technology companies, startups, and not-for-profits in the e-commerce, cloud services, telecommunications, finance, IoT, AI, and Robotics industries.