It’s easy to feel like DevOps is too hard to implement because the theory is hard to apply in their company.
Rather than give up, it’s important to be pragmatic and try to solve the problems. To do this effectively, you need the theory.
With books like The Phoenix Project and The Unicorn Project, you can learn what DevOps is trying to do, and why, then apply it pragmatically.
About the speakers
Adam Cogan and Damian Brady
Adam Cogan is the Chief Architect at SSW, a Microsoft Certified Gold Partner specializing in custom .NET, SharePoint, Business Intelligence, and CRM solutions.
Certified Scrum Trainer with scrum.org, Adam trains developers in Australia, the US, UK and Europe, and contributes to scrum.org thinking. He consults with development teams on improving their scrum process through mentoring and being a proxy scrum master. He has written many rules around scrum best practices.
Adam is one of only 3 Microsoft Regional Directors in Australia. In this role, he regularly presents in conferences such as TechEd (USA, Australia, New Zealand, Europe, and Malaysia). A couple of times a year, he visits Microsoft headquarters in Seattle to learn the latest on Microsoft strategic directions and to undertake training in development technologies.
Damian Brady is a developer, speaker, and author specialising in DevOps, developer process, and software architecture.
Damian works for Microsoft as a Cloud Developer Advocate in the League of Extraordinary Cloud DevOps Advocate team.
He's an ex-Microsoft MVP and Octopus Deploy employee, a Pluralsight Author, and a co-author of Professional Team Foundation Server 2013 from Wiley. Damian co-organises the Brisbane .Net User Group, and the annual DeveloperDeveloperDeveloper Brisbane conference.
Most of the time you'll find Damian talking to developers and IT Pros to help them get the most out of their DevOps strategies.
Having inconsistent resource names across projects creates all sorts of pain:
– Struggling to identify resources
– Unsure what to label new resources.
– Risk of duplicating resources
In this talk, Jason Taylor will demonstrate an approach using permission-based authorization to overcome these limitations by building a flexible approach to managing roles and permissions from within your system. This will improve the maintainability and visibility of access control across your system. Putting the power into the hands of application users and administrators, rather than developers.
On the 4th of February we welcomed everyone back to the office with a fantastic lunch! 🥗
It has been a roller coaster 12 months with restrictions, so it was amazing to see everyone back in the office working side by side again 👏
Join Adam as he delivers the latest Tech News during our March User Group.
Our development team spent a few months working really hard on this new product, and Chief Architect Adam Cogan is officially launching it today.
Do you know the security best practices for both end-users and SysAdmins?
Join Adam for the 10 tips CEOs must know for both end-users and SysAdmins.
Learn from Patrick how valuable Ocelot is and see the ins and outs of building an API gateway and protect the services using Azure VNet.
Some people are really good at using Outlook search to find the emails they need, while others have a hard time. Searching for emails can be a real struggle, sometimes you want to find emails from months ago but you aren’t sure exactly what to search for.
Notifications from GitHub can be quite a pain, as they send a lot of emails. This leads to many developers ignoring the important emails they receive.
Do you link your customers in CRM to their respective Teams?
Microsoft Teams is a great solution for organizing client files and conversations. Create a new Team for each of your clients, and if you have multiple projects for one client, use Channels to keep them separate.