Today we are talking to Chris Busbey, the CTO at Connamara Systems. And we discuss creating teams with agile mindsets, a CTOs role in P&L responsibilities and what it’s like developing software in the post dev ops world.
All of this, right here, right now on the Modern CTO Podcast!
Chris Busbey is the CTO of Connamara Systems, a software engineering and consulting firm specializing in the capital markets. With over 13 years of experience developing software, Busbey worked his way up to the CTO position by solving difficult engineering problems while practicing pragmatic agile techniques to manage risk and deliver certainty to customers.
Connamara provides software engineering services to the capital markets. We build Exchanges, Marketplaces, Matching Engines, and Risk Tools. We are experts in exchange connectivity and the FIX protocol. We are a maintainer of the open source project Quickfix and author of QuickFIX/n. —– Connamara specializes in delivering large scale, highly-available, distributed systems.
Quality is assured through the use of agile development methods. Connamara is obsessive about test driven development, automated testing and continuous integration. Connamara is platform agnostic when approaching a project, always looking for the best tools, frameworks, programming languages and operating systems to arrive at the best solution for the client. Connamara merges Agile values, principles, tools, methods and practices to provide holistic support to ongoing projects. By making operations a “first class citizen” during the design and development process, clients are delivered systems with the highest level of operational quality.