Ian Buchanan
Ian Buchanan
Developer Partisan
Atlassian
While Ian Buchanan has broad and deep experience with both Java and .NET, he is best known as a champion of agile methods in large enterprises. He is currently the Developer Partisan for Developer Tools at Atlassian where he focuses on the emerging DevOps culture and the tools for enabling better continuous integration, continuous delivery, and data analysis. During his career, he has successfully managed enterprise software development tools in all phases of their lifecycle, from cradle to grave. He has driven organization-wide process improvement with results of greater productivity, higher quality, and improved customer satisfaction. He has built multi-national agile teams that value self-direction and self-organization. When not speaking or coding, you are likely to find Ian indulging his passions in parsers, meta-programming, and domain-specific languages.