Ritchie Schacher is a Senior Technical Staff Member with IBM® Bluemix® DevOps Services, and lead architect for SRE. He has a background in developer tools and team collaboration. He has broad experience in all aspects of the software development lifecycle, including product conception, planning and managing, design, coding, testing, deploying, hosting, releasing, and supporting products. For the last 3 years he has been a part of an exciting team developing and supporting cloud-based SaaS offerings for Bluemix®. In his spare time, Ritchie enjoys playing classical guitar.