Delivering Operations Excellence

The only company that coaches web operations and adjacent teams at mid-sized companies to service delivery maturity through the broad application of DevOps principles and decades of experience leading change

Subscribe to the quarterly newsletter

* indicates required


Dave has successfully led and coached DevOps transformations and operational maturity achievement at companies like Salesforce, Barracuda Networks, Cable & Wireless, MeridianLink, and SolarWinds.

Not content to work only with unicorns, Dave has tackled some of the major cultural and structural impediments to Dev and Ops collaboration. He has successfully helped transform organizations to new models of service delivery, resulting in cost reductions, resiliency, efficiency, and much better ability to compete in the market.

Between those and his best-selling video course, Mastering DevOps, he's improved the lives of thousands of IT professionals around the world.


Mastering DevOps Packt Publishing



97 Things Every Engineering Manager Should Know, O'Reilly
Seeking SRE, O'Reilly
An Unlikey Union: DevOps and Audit

Featured In:

The DevOps Handbook
Monitoring with Ganglia




"one of the things that impressed us most was how Dave worked with and engaged various leaders within the company..."(link)
-Simon Yeo, CIO, Barracuda

"Half hour later I had to be part of the group listening to you."(link)
-Cloud Engineer

"Few consultants have the ability to help you get where you want technologically as well as to truly improve your team itself.

-Nathaniel Barnes, CTO, MeridianLink

Gene Kim testimonial

Gene Kim, author, The Unicorn Project, The Phoenix Project, The DevOps Handbook, Beyond the Phoenix Project, Accelerate, The Visible Ops Handbook, and Visible Ops Security

Jez Humble testimonial

Jez Humble, author, Continuous Delivery, Lean Enterprise, The DevOps Handbook, and Accelerate

GetGitalytics rockstars of eng leadership

Case Studies:


Whether a benchmark of your current service delivery maturity or to evaluate a company for M&A purposes, the flat fee assessment report identifies where an organization is, and what is necessary to achieve excellence.


Turn a talented ops team into a world class ops team with access to, and regular meetings with, architect level SREs. Limited availability. Details here.


Custom consulting engagements to help your organization achieve operations and engineering excellence and satisfaction in service delivery. Including but not limited to: value streams, Agile, distributed teams, monitoring, incident response, retrospectives, project implementation.

Speaking Engagements

Custom speaking engagements for your organization about Operations and DevOps principles. Exploratory conversation included to uncover topics most relevant. Example Topics.