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"A Cloud in the Sky - Delivering Sky UK's Private Loud Capability" by Ben Neise of Sky UK

Location: 18DEF

Learn how Sky UK’s private cloud has transformed IT delivery through self service capabilities whilst driving significant cost savings through ambitious server consolidation and license optimization. Find out how an “automate first” approach has reduced deployment times from weeks to minutes and ensures infrastructure is delivered “right first time, every time.” What happens when you give developers the ability to provision thousands of virtual machines a month, and how does it change their behavior? How can internal showback/chargeback be used to balance demand with long-term financial sustainability? Discover how Sky leverages latent unused cloud capacity to deliver a friction-less capability for developers to deploy free, time-limited virtual machines for development and test purposes to supercharge innovation and creativity.