Troy McAlpin, tech industry pioneer, is the CEO and co-founder of xMatters, focused on keeping the world’s digital services available.
When the pandemic hit, our society went digital for the fulfillment of our needs so that we could shelter safely in place. Digital services became ubiquitous with shopping, eating out, gathering and so on. The technology foundation laid over the last 20 years enabled the fastest revolution in the consumption of goods and services in history.
This rapid adoption of digital services, driven by pandemic-imposed stay-at-home orders, created a unique set of challenges for technology workers — those