We're running a series of events called. Enterprise DevOps. Final episode is on May 12th, 2022 "Enterprise DevOps - Episode 1: Azure DevOps or GitHub: What Option Is Right?". Please register at [Enterprise DevOps \- Episode 1: Azure DevOps or GitHub: What Option Is Right ?\, Thu\, May 12\, 2022\, 1:00 PM \| Meetup](https://www.meetup.com/Microsoft-Reactor-Toronto/events/285274642/)

This session is designed for customers exploring available DevOps solutions to adopt. In this session, we will cover Azure DevOps and GitHub features to help you decide which solution would be the best fit for your organization. We will cover:

* Azure Boards vs. GitHub Issues
* Azure Repos vs. GitHub Repos
* Azure Pipelines vs. GitHub Actions
* Azure Artifacts vs. GitHub Packages
* Azure Test Plans vs. “wait what no test plans?”
* Azure DevOps licensing vs. GitHub licensing

We will also discuss the hybrid scenarios of using Azure DevOps and GitHub together to get the best of both worlds.

**Who is it aimed at?**

* DevOps practitioners
* Architects
* Software developers and QA professionals
* IT Professionals
* Business leaders and decision makers

**Why should I attend?**

* Learn about enterprise DevOps challenges and tools available to help you solve those challenges …
* If you are thinking of moving your enterprise to GitHub
* If you are on Azure DevOps and want to know what all the fuss is about with GitHub
* I’m worried about using GitHub as a corporate enterprise tool
* Share your thoughts on challenges in the enterprise DevOps
* Network with other professionals interested in enterprise DevOps practices

**Max Yermakhanov** is an expert DevOps professional with 20+ years helping organizations to implement proper DevOps practices throughout application planning, development, delivery, and operations. In his professional career Max has worked as a software engineer, systems administrator, DevOps & Cloud architect, IT Manager and everything in between, but regardless of the title his main goal has always been to help companies to become more agile and responsive to the needs of their customers by automating processes, improving efficiency, increasing agility and reducing costs.
Max is Developer Technologies MVP (Azure DevOps MVP.) He has Master’s degree in Computer Science and another Master’s degree in Information Science. He is a frequent speaker at various technical events, workshops and conferences. He is also a founder and organizer of Toronto Enterprise DevOps usergroup, one of the largest DevOps user groups in Canada.
Twitter: @yermax
Blog: medium.com/@yermax

**Dave Lloyd** is a co-founder of ObjectSharp. He has almost 40 years’ experience in the IT industry designing and building software solutions for a large number of clients in varying industries. Dave is a seasoned Agile Coach with a great deal of experience implementing process into development teams, from small and large ISV’s to in house development teams. Dave has also spent time during his career implementing test solutions for clients. Working with the most current automated test tools and implementing successful test environments. Dave has led software projects from storing engineering data for the Canada Arm to the Financial industry, to robotics in a pharmaceutical laboratory to a complete Manufacturing Execution System for the pulp and paper industry.
Because of Dave's experience in the many roles of a software development team it's only natural that he would gravitate toward Azure DevOps and GitHub. Dave is now a very experienced DevOps consultant with a Developers background and keen insight into process.
Blog: https://daveklloyd.medium.com/
Twitter: @dlloyd
LinkedIn: http://www.linkedin.com/in/DaveKLloyd
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