Supporting Agile Development with Agile Ops

Next AgileKC meeting.

Registration: This will be a sponsor supported event.  Dinner will be served.  In order to help our sponsor plan accordingly and know how many guests to expect, please register for this meeting at Eventbrite (

Meeting Topic: How to Support Agile Development with Agile Ops

Meeting Learning: Overview of Stackify and how their tools support agile organizations.

Meeting Description:

To keep up with agile development, companies now need more agile operations. They need a new mix of processes, platforms, and tools to improve deployment speeds and application support. Discussion around how to overcome some common agile problems and stop production fire fighting.

Matt Watson of Stackify, a local KC startup focused on helping developers support their applications, will discuss how Stackify provides an innovative tool set to help developers manage, monitor, and troubleshoot their production applications.

After Matt’s presentation Josh Roberts and Lionel Alva, of Waddell and Reed will lead the group in a retrospective of the session.  The goal of this activity will be to tie into last month’s presentation and help the group see how a facilitated review might be conducted and to determine specific actions that your organization might want to pursue with respect to ideas presented.

About the Speaker:

Matt Watson is the founder & CEO of Stackify. He is a jack of all trades and a  Microsoft developer for about the last 13 years. Previously the  he was the founder and CTO of VinSolutions.  He can be reached at