Xyglo BV is solutions and consultancy business based in Amsterdam, NL.

Xyglo is dedicated to helping our clients achieve their vision for their product or enterprise by offering the following products and services:

  • Second-to-none knowledge of software development best practice and implementations.
  • Up to date cloud integration knowledge for organisations wanting to move to AWS, Azure or GCP
  • Expert analysis and advice in requirements gathering and specification.
  • System architecture and design for enterprise systems.
  • Consultancy and training made-to-measure.
  • Scrum and Agile mentorship and leadership.
Richard Bown DevOps and Agile Coaching and Leadership

Xyglo is owned and run by Richard Bown.  Richard is a DevOps expert and coach with over 20 years experience in software engineering best practice, development and automation.  He has deep understanding and knowledge of enterprise systems infrastructure including recent experience in cloud implementations for AWS, Azure and GCP.  He also has domain specific knowledge in application lifecycle management in finance, banking and insurance, telecoms, retail and energy markets.

Originally from the UK and with a client list including NN, Swiss Re, ING, Rabobank, Shell, Philips, JP Morgan,  and many more both in the UK and NL, Richard is now specialising in providing consulting and training to organisations interested in improving their Agile/Scrum implementations in liaison with DevOps toolsets and techniques.   Recent work includes building the team and infrastructure that builds the global platform for DevOps tooling (Artifactory, SonarQube, Gitlab, Azure DevOps) for NN along with also coaching many teams in Finance, Networking and Infrastructure on how to improve their automation.