John Willis

Founder, Botchagalupe Technologies

John Willis is CEO and Founder of Botchagalupe Technologies. Previously, he was Director of Ecosystem Development for Docker, which he joined after the company he cofounded (SocketPlane, focused on SDN for containers) was acquired by Docker. Prior to founding SocketPlane in Fall 2014, John was the Chief DevOps Evangelist at Dell, which he joined following the May 2013 acquisition of Enstratius. He has also held past executive roles at Chef and Canonical. John was one of the earliest cloud evangelists and is considered one of the foundering members of the Devops movement. John is the author of 7 IBM Redbooks and also coauthor of the Devops Handbook and Beyond the Phoenix Project along with author Gene Kim. He is currently working on the DevSecOps Handbook to be released in 2019.