Zinio way to removed project dependencies in a world wide environment
Zinio is the largest magazine newsstand in the world. Currently we have multiple development teams distributed across three locations.
Growing we found out that communication across different teams working on a same platform was one of our biggest pain points and we decided to remove it.
During this session we will discuss what are the actions that Zinio did to increase communication on the engineering teams avoiding dependency locks and process overhead.
Outline/structure of the Session
Introduction and explanations of the challenges that Zinio faced to coordinate multiple teams
How Zinio to removed dependencies on the roadmaps
How Zinio to created an effective communication among distributed technical teams
How Zinio helps teams to unblock themselves
Thanks to the practical use case of Zinio the attendants will be able to extrapolate the information provided and apply to their project. They will be able to solve the following pain points:
- Teams keep being blocked and delayed by another team
- Teams keep breaking builds of another teams when they release their updates
Companies with multiple development teams working together or cooperating