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Scaling Organizations and Technology
February 18 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Successful Internet companies are built on a foundation of excellent culture, efficient organization, and solid technology. As a company needs to scale, all of these parts of the foundation need to grow and scale with it. This highly interactive workshop will provide a deep dive into modern best practices at innovative companies in Silicon Valley for scaling culture, organization, and technology.
Driven primarily by the presenter’s experience ranging from small Valley startups to Google and eBay, we will learn about:
- Scalable Organizations
- Scalable Development Process
- Scalable Architecture
- Scalable Culture
You will leave with concrete recommendations you can use to start implementing improvements in your own technology organization.
- Small Teams
- Specialty Skills
- Organizational Growth
- Global and Remote Teams
Module 2: Scalable Development Process
- What to Build and What NOT to Build
- Test-Driven Development
- Technical Debt
- Continuous Delivery
Module 3: Scalable Architecture
- Architecture Evolution
- Monoliths and Microservices
- Incremental Evolution
- Service Patterns and Anti-Patterns
Module 4: Scalable Culture
- Collaboration and Decisionmaking
- Learning Culture and Blameless Post-mortems
Your trainer: Randy Shoup
Randy Shoup is a 25-year veteran of Silicon Valley, and has worked as a senior technology leader and executive at companies ranging from small startups to mid-sized places to eBay and Google. Randy is currently VP Engineering at Stitch Fix in San Francisco.