Exploring DevOps Principles through a Game
Meetup Title: Exploring DevOps Principles through a Game
Date: October 30, 2019, 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Location: Eficode Praqma, C/O Software Skills, Stora Nygatan 13, Gothenburg
Organizers: Agile Gothenburg and Göteborg Continuous Delivery Meetup
Hosts: Eficode Praqma
Sponsors: Eficode Praqma
Speaker: Sari Haj Hussein
Facilitators: Emily Bache and Samuel Ytterbrink
Meetup Overview and Benefits
The meetup will start with a talk on what DevOps is, its business value according to the latest research, and its high-level principles. Then the concept of batch size will be introduced through a practical example. DevOps recommendation on reducing batch size will be analyzed afterwards.
Following the talk, the participants will be invited to play a game through which they get to explore the advantages of small batch size and the risks associated with large batch size.
5:30 PM Mingle and sandwiches
6:00 PM Welcome and introduction (Emily and Samuel)
6:15 PM Talk; DevOps and its Principles (Sari)
6:45 PM Break
7:00 PM DevOps game
8:00 PM Mingle and discussion
8:30 PM Close
Agile/DevOps change agents, transformation managers, trainers and coaches, delivery and release managers, management consultants, continuous integration/delivery/deployment engineers.