In This Video

DevOps lore tell legendary tales of “Unicorn” companies. We’re told these mythical companies continuously deliver software to production with nary a blemished aura or mussed mane. Can it be so? Is this but a fairytale?

In this talk, we will dispel the fantasy and show you how to get similar results. Spawning the first unicorn is the most difficult, so I will show you the specific steps, tools, techniques and architectural patterns of Operations First Delivery to create your first “Unicorn” project.

About the Speaker(s)

Tim Gifford is a software delivery consultant specializing in Extreme Programming, Lean, Agile and DevOps. He has been producing software with teams for over 20 years. He’s been involved in projects ranging from a small websites to scaled Agile adoptions at Fortune 100 companies. In 2001, he created one of the first social networking sites without realizing it. He enjoys working in the community and is a frequent speaker at regional and national conferences. He maintains and contributes to open source projects. His latest project is downloaded over 500 times per month.