Michael S. Cuppett is a Business Resiliency Architect for a Fortune 15 healthcare organization, where he currently strives to apply DevOps methodologies to disaster recovery and operational resilience programs. He was previously charged with application and infrastructure reliability, availability, recoverability, and performance as a Solutions Engineer. Cuppett draws on three decades of experience as a DBA and IT engineer in the U.S. Army and the private sector, culminating in a succession of management and senior technology positions at large companies in database administration, solutions engineering, and disaster recovery. Cuppett writes frequent articles on Oracle DBA issues and the business dimension of DevOps for LogicalRead, Oracle Technology Network, DevOps Digest, and APM Digest. He received a B.S. degree in Management and Computer Information Systems from Park University. Mike lives in Arlington, TN with his wife JoAnn, and son John.