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DaaS and Continuous Delivery

At DevOps Summit, JumpCloud CEO Rajat Bhargava to discuss DaaS and how it eases the pain caused by AD and LDAP

Today, almost every company has a directory that needs to be managed. Spending valuable company time monitoring servers, provisioning and deprovisioning users, auditing, and assessing security concerns takes away from the core competency of the team - building product and delivering to customers quickly. DaaS takes on the burden of those tasks, and allows the team to focus on what they do best.

In his session at DevOps Summit, Rajat Bhargava, Co-Founder, Chairman, and President & CEO of JumpCloud, will talk about what DaaS is, how it eases the pain caused by AD and LDAP, and why cloud-based directories are where the industry is heading.

Speaker Bio:
Rajat Bhargava currently serves as co-founder, Chairman, and President & CEO of JumpCloud. As President & CEO, he provides strategic direction for the company as well as an intense focus on execution. He is an eight-time entrepreneur with five exits (two IPOs and three trade sales) and three companies still private. In addition to his role at JumpCloud, he is currently co-founder and Chairman of MobileDay, and co-founder and board member of Yesware. Previously he was President & CEO of StillSecure (acquired by SilverSky and Versata), co-founder of Quova (acquired by Neustar), co-founder of Interliant (IPO and subsequently acquired), and co-founder of Service Metrics (acquired by Exodus Communications).

He started his career in 1994 by co-founding NetGenesis (IPO and subsequently acquired), one of the original Web-site analytics companies.

Rajat graduated from MIT with a degree in Electrical Engineering.

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