schedule Sep 23rd 01:30 - 01:40 PM place Ballroom D people 4 Interested

One of the things I like about AgileDC is that I see a lot of familiar faces. Not just familiar from previous AgileDC events, but from other Agile events in town, other conferences, Meetups and such. I also go to local DevOps events, and I see familiar faces there too, but I don't observe much overlap between the two. In this talk I will discuss whether this division is real, or perhaps just a figment of my imagination, whether we as an Agile community should care, and what we should do about it.

 
 

Outline/Structure of the Lightning Talk

1. The premise of my argument. Are the Agile and DevOps communities in town really distinct.

2. Hypotheses for these differences. Ops groups having bad experiences from software shops? Fall out bad Agile transitions generally? Too many choices?

3. What are the implications for this difference

4. Call on folks to check out a DevOps event in the coming year.

Learning Outcome

An appreciation for how the Agile community is perceived by other groups, important to our success, and how we can successfully engage them.

Target Audience

Agile Practitioners, with a focus on software contexts

Prerequisites for Attendees

Working knowledge of Agile principles with experience applying them in software organizations.

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