Adam Robertson's early enthusiasm for technology was ignited by the wonder of computers during his infancy. His passion for computers motivated him to earn a Bachelor of Science in Computer Science at the University of Texas, Austin, which became the basis for his creative software development methods which eventually led him to the formation of a new discipline of Software Development, DevOps.

Adam was already embodying the ideals of DevOps before the name was coined. He promoted collaboration and automation, leading initiatives that optimized workflows and encouraged a culture of ongoing enhancement. Today, he is recognized as a prominent figure in this evolving industry, imparting his knowledge as the Head of DevOps at WitnessAI, an AI Security startup.

Adam's competence goes well beyond technical skills. He is an adept team leader, using his vast experience as a DevOps mentor and coach to guide others. He received the esteemed "DevOps Rising Star" award at the 2019 DevOps World Conference in recognition of his significant achievements.

After spending 15 years in the fast-paced environment of Silicon Valley startups, Adam now enjoys the outdoors in Boulder, Colorado. He is enthusiastic about sharing information and participates in speaking events and forums to promote the benefits of the DevOps culture and empower people with the technology he has learned.