DevOps Transformation Awards

  • Scope: This award honors a team which is outstanding in its capability to work harmoniously, deliver high quality result, change continuously and be adaptable to the environment. 
  • Justification: Success with leading a digital transformation project; nominator and endorser evaluations; quality of nomination; evidence of critical situations that the team overcame.

  • Scope: This award honors an organization that provides career development, rewards good work, and which efforts have significantly advanced the transformation of high-performing teams. 
  • Justification: Innovative approach to complete talent transformation; impact of achievement; nominator and endorser evaluations; timeliness of recognition; and quality of the nomination.

  • Scope: This award honors a strong DevOps culture that has assisted the organization in achieving DevOps success, and created a workplace environment that breaks down silos.
  • Justification: Challenges faced before the cultural transformation; metrics used to measure success; value the culture has provided; nominator and endorser evaluations; timeliness of recognition; and quality of the nomination; Proof of innovative thinking during critical moments; Breaking down cultural barriers; Proof of efficient collaboration, transparency and  sharing of responsibilities.

Exemplary Leadership Awards

  • Scope: This award honors innovative organizational leadership that has aided in the evolution and acceptance of DevOps practices.
  • Justification: Professional leadership and/or mentorship; nominator and endorser evaluations; timeliness of recognition; and quality of the nomination. Evidence of project goals, resources,  achievements and results; Evidence of overcoming obstacles; Pushing boundaries within the industry.

  • Scope: This award honors an individual's (manager, director, or executive director) exemplary DevOps leadership abilities, such as the ability to lead and guide, develop staff talents, and successfully manage an effective DevOps transformation that advances the organization.
  • Justification: Impact of accomplishments on corporate objectives; proof of inspirational leadership and notable contributions; nominator and endorser evaluations; timeliness of recognition; and quality of the nomination.

  • Scope: This award honors an individual's exemplary DevOps coaching abilities, such as the ability to inspire teams and individuals with thought-provoking and creative processes, who drives performance, and is a catalyst for change.
  • Justification: Success with adopting DevOps principles or overcoming challenges; ability to influence without authority; nominator and endorser evaluations; timeliness of recognition; and quality of the nomination; Expert in various coaching models and instruments.

Business Impact Awards

  • Scope: This award honors an organization's success in implementing DevOps to improve business outcomes and demonstrating how DevOps has delivered actual commercial value to the organization.
  • Justification: Challenges faced before adopting DevOps; principles used throughout the project; metrics used to measure success; value that DevOps has provided; nominator and endorser evaluations; timeliness of recognition; and quality of the nomination.

  • Scope: This award honors an inspirational institute that has encouraged professionals to solve real-world challenges through innovative and inspiring learning projects.
  • Justification: Innovative approach to teaching concepts; inspirational student leadership and/or mentoring; nominator and endorser evaluations; timeliness of recognition; and quality of the nomination; Impact on business performance; Students' satisfaction; Evidence of core achievements contributed to the DevOps Learning Solution.

  • Scope: This award honors a successful collaboration for a DevOps project between an organization and a service provider.
  • Justification: Success with adopting DevOps principles and overcoming challenges; evidence of a smooth and fruitful collaboration; outstanding results of the DevOps project; timeliness of recognition.

Devops Community Awards

  • Scope: This award honors a service provider’s success in delivering outstanding services that support/consolidate DevOps practices. 
  • Justification: Successful collaboration between  with adopting DevOps principles or overcoming challenges; ability to influence without authority; nominator and endorser evaluations; timeliness of recognition; and quality of the nomination.

  • Scope: This award honors an individual’s outstanding work towards raising awareness about the importance of the DevOps practice by fruitfully leveraging her/his knowledge, expertise and network. 
  • Justification: Success with proactively advocating for DevOps and Agile initiatives; contributing towards consolidation the DevOps Community; nominator and endorser evaluations; quality of nomination.

Key Dates

Open for Submissions

1 November 2021

Deadline for Submissions

Closed

Finalists Announcement

8 April 2022

DASA DevOps Awards Summit

20 April 2022