Enterprises want to deliver more value with higher quality at a faster pace. Many development teams have adopted agile frameworks to improve their ability to deliver software. This has led to a local optimization for the development teams and they have become good at delivering potentially shippable increments of their products, but from there, they typically see organizational constraints in moving it to the customer. The development organization is quickly adding features to the queue waiting to be released, but the operations teams are struggling to support fires in production, maintain stability, and provide the environments and infrastructure needed so development teams can move their new functionality forward. The operation team’s focus on stability usually minimizes the number of changes in production thus creating infrequent, large batches being deployed at a planned date. Can Agile and DevOps bring the development and operations teams together to remove the organizational constraints in moving the software to the customer?

In this session, we’ll talk about the relationship of Agile and DevOps, not as an intersection, but as a progression of capability with development and operation teams working together to remove those constraints. We’ll discuss how using Agile and DevOps practices together, teams can release value faster, with higher quality, and in more stable environments making it safer to deploy.

 
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Learning Objectives:

- Why extending Agile with DevOps is needed

- What is DevOps

- What are the 3C's of DevOps?

Continuous Integration, Continuous Testing, and Continuous Delivery

- How to get started

- Where to get more information

Learning Outcome

Learning Objectives:

- Why extending Agile with DevOps is needed

- What is DevOps

- What are the 3C's of DevOps? Continuous Integration, Continuous Testing, and Continuous Delivery

- How to get started

- Where to get more information

Target Audience

Scrum Masters, developers, operations, agile teams

Prerequisites for Attendees

Agile frameworks like Scrum or Kanban

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