PRO TALK: Why We Need Product Management Skills in Application Modernization

Fani Bahar
VMware Tanzu Labs, Product Manager

Fani is Senior Product Manager at VMware Tanzu Labs with 10 years diverse experience as Business Analyst, Software Engineer that led her to be the Product Manager she is today.

At VMware Tanzu Lab, she focused on building client’s product and the product development team, she uses all her experience to enable her client to be a better Product Manager and team player.

Outside her professional life, she spare time to volunteer as a teacher at ReDI School and mentor at Tech4Germany. Additionally, she is passionate about empowering women in tech and education for all people.

Product Manager, this is a title that is very hard to explain and most of the time comes with big responsibilities but yet it is easy to overlook. Moreover, in the Application Modernization journey that focuses on modernizing your legacy application.
We are not delivering code or creating a prototype and definitely our job description is NOT attending meetings all day. We believe there are skills and mindset as Product Manager to accelerate the team to be successful in building modern applications. In this talk, I will share why we need product management skills to increase the success in your Application Modernization journey.