DevOps at Microsoft: Moving 100,000 Engineers to DevOps on the Public Cloud

location_city Tokyo schedule Apr 10th 10:30 - 11:30 AM place Grand Ball Room

This is the story of transforming Microsoft to using Azure DevOps and GitHub with a globally distributed 24x7x365 service on the public cloud. We’ll show you round the system that handles the load of some of the most demanding engineering teams in the world and share some stories about how they got there.


Outline/Structure of the Keynote

This is a ten-year story of moving to Cloud-First Development and modern DevOps practices, supporting an internal engineering organization of 100,000+, while growing both the SaaS and traditional software business.

Learning Outcome

This experience report covers organizational and engineering practices in five areas:
• Customer Obsession
• You Build It, You Love It
• Align Outcomes, Not Outputs
• Get Clean, Stay Clean
• Shift Quality Left and Right
The talk covers the combined evolution of practices, tools, and culture.

Target Audience


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