Joachim Herschmann covers Application Development Strategies for Digital Business. Mr. Herschmann's primary focus is the adoption of modern software development practices, including agile development and DevOps. He is particularly interested in integrated development and test approaches, continuous testing, and performance engineering best practices. His coverage includes how organizations can adopt quality best practices that provide increased value to the business across all phases of the software development life cycle. He also provides guidance for enabling the Bimodal Enterprise With DevOps Practices and advises on the impact that emerging and disruptive trends such as AI, IoT, and DevOps have on business and IT. He provides guidance to senior IT management as well as to IT professionals, and he also works with software and service providers to develop product strategies and positioning guidance.