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Ranger4 Win Award for Most Innovative DevOps Solution Provider

Posted by Helen Beal on Tue, Jan 31, 2017 @ 09:01 AM

Ranger4 are over the moon to be awarded 'Most Innovative DevOps Solution Provider' by DevOps.com in their annual DevOps Dozen awards. DevOps.com CEO, Alan Shimel, said:

"OK I have to admit it, I was pulling for Ranger4 in this category. Helen Beal and Steve Green are great people who were out there evangelizing and leading in DevOps consulting way before the current Cambrian explosion of DevOps consultants we see today. Their DevOps Liftoff Workshop and latest, DevOps for CEOs are both high water marks in the industry. Congrats to the entire Ranger4 team."

Ranger4 started our DevOps journey in 2011 and offer a wide range of solutions to assist organisations wanting to evolve their practices and capabilities using DevOps principles.

These solutions include:

- The DevOps LiftOff Workshop
- DevOps Discovery and Assessments
- DevOps Transformation with the DevOps Loop
- DevOps Training and Mastery (with the DevOps Institute)
- Value Stream Mapping for DevOps with Lean Principles
- DevOps Toolchain builds for Ideation to Realisation
- DevOps workshops such as Getting and Measuring Metrics that Matter
- The Phoenix Project Game (co-designed with Gamingworks)

Look out for more coming through in 2017 especially focussed on cultural change and experiential and serious play learning.

Steve Green said:

"It's testament to our team's ability to listen to what our customers need and develop solutions in line with the challenges they face that we have won this award. We have more great things coming through this year so watch this space for more groundbreaking DevOps solutions. Thanks to Alan for all his support and encouragement and the chance to be recognised for our efforts in this way."

Congratulations to the other winners including: Jenkins, Automic, Barry Christ of Chef, IBM, Jason Hand of VictorOps, Nationwide, DB Maestro, Angel Diaz of IBM, Damon Edwards and John Willis, The DevOps Handbook by Gene Kim, John Willis, Jez Humble and Patrick Debois and Shelbee Smith-Eigenbrode for her DevOps.com article.

Topics: DevOps Awards

Ranger4 Wins 2015 IBM Beacon Award for Outstanding DevOps Solution

Posted by Steve Green on Wed, Feb 11, 2015 @ 22:02 PM

IBM Beacon Awards recognize select Business Partners for delivering advanced cloud, analytics, mobile, security and social solutions

Today, Ranger4 was named a winner of a 2015 IBM Beacon Award for Outstanding DevOps Solution. Each year, this honor is awarded to a select number of IBM Business Partners who have delivered exceptional solutions to drive business value and transform the way their clients and industries do business in the future. The 2015 awards recognize achievements across a wide-range of solution areas, including, cloud, analytics, mobile, security and social business.

"We're delighted to be lauded by one of our key partners for the work we have been doing to help our customers take their innovation to market at high velocity and deliver on the DevOps promise," said Helen Beal, Head of DevOps at Ranger4. "Our DevOps Maturity Assessment has proven itself to be the optimum way of starting an organization on a DevOps journey and delivers a framework to assure and measure success throughout the transformation."

The Beacon Awards are an integral part of IBM’s Business Partner recognition program. Announced at the IBM PartnerWorld Leadership Conference in Las Vegas, Nevada, United States, the winners are selected by a panel of expert judges consisting of IBM executives, industry analysts and members of the press. IBM's Beacon Awards recognize Business Partners who have demonstrated business excellence in delivering IBM-based solutions to clients around the world to drive transformation and business growth. This year’s awards recognized Business Partner achievements across 28 award categories. This includes two new awards for 2015: the Big Data and Analytics Solution award and Technical Support Services Solution award.

The IBM Beacon Awards recognize those who embody the ideals of the Business Partner of the future and set the standard for business excellence by continually delivering smart solutions with transformative value,” said Marc Dupaquier, general manager, IBM Global Business Partners. “We’d like to congratulate Ranger4 on winning the Beacon Award for Outstanding DevOps Solution and serving as a trusted business advisor to our mutual clients."

For more information about the IBM Beacon Awards, including information about winners and finalists, please visit www.ibm.com/partnerworld/beacons.

Topics: DevOps Awards