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Paul Duvall is the co-founder and CTO at Stelligent - an Advanced Consulting Partner with the DevOps Competency that has been implementing Continuous Delivery solutions in AWS since 2009. Paul is an AWS Certified SysOps Administrator and has architected, implemented and managed software and systems solutions for over 20 years. He is the principal author of Continuous Integration: Improving Software Quality and Reducing Risk (Addison-Wesley, 2007), a 2008 Jolt Award Winner.

Paul is an author of many other publications including DevOps in AWS LiveLessons (Addison-Wesley, 2014) and over 30 articles on topics around automation, DevOps and AWS. He is currently writing a book on Enterprise DevOps in AWS, blogs at, and co-hosts the DevOps in AWS Radio podcast.

You can reach him on Twitter @paulduvall.