Microservices are a trending topic for some time now and while we were talking a lot about concepts in the past there more and more real-life experience in the discussion, now. In this interview, Michael Bryzek, co-founder and former CTO of Gilt, is sharing some of his experience on working with microservices: How should we design our architectures and APIs to avoid ending up in a dependency hell?
Sally Elatta talks about the Agility Health Check tool, with examples of where it has been used, the way teams and organisations can use the information collected and how the tool itself is evolving in response to market demand
Dana Pylayeva talks about the Agile game she designed combining Scrum, Lego and Chocolate. The game helps participants (in particular non-technical types) understand the difficulties and bottlenecks in application delivery and how DevOps and Continuous Delivery practices can help.
Ahmed Sidky and Shannon Ewan talk about the goals of ICAgile and the design of the learning pathways and the difference between knowledge-based and competency based certification programs. They explore the goal of helping people deepen their Agile knowledge and pursue sustainable agility by scaling people not just processes and structures and discuss how the expert pathways were developed.
Sanjiv Augustine talks about his new book "Scaling Agile: A Lean JumpStart", reinventing organizations, the implementation of no-management at LitheSpeed and the Agile 2015 Executive Forum.
Kent McDonald talks about the need for product ownership, business analysis and user experience in agile projects, how the three areas are connected and his new book - Beyond Requirements: Analysis with an agile mindset
Tom Limoncelli explains the reasons for DevOps, how to choose which steps to automate and which not, enabling continuous deployment, and much more.
Ryan Polk talks about the future direction of the Rally product and the merger with Computer Associates
Dan Craig talks us through the process of bringing a federal agency up to speed on build, test and application release automation. And how to navigate the inherent cultural and political challenges.
Kolton Andrus is working as "chaos engineer" at Netflix which means he is getting paid for breaking things in production. We are talking with about how to improve overall system quality by injecting failures in production systems, about the idea of "anti-fragility" in the context of software and about how engineering teams of all layers can benefit from a failure injection infrastructure.
Ian Culling talks about the state of agile adoption, how organisations want to buy "the DevOps" and new features in the VersionOne product suite
The Agile 2015 conference was held in August 2015 in Washington, DC. Rebecca Parsons and Phil Brock talk about the conference and the other programs the Agile Alliance has underway.