27 Apr '17, 5pm
Ready to talk about Distributed teams at #railsconf. Come and join @glv and me in room 156.
Distributed & Local: Getting the Best of Both Worlds Our company is traditional in many ways, one of which being the need to come into the office each day. Our team of software developers bucks that trend, spreading across 6 states and 4 countries. Dev teams consider themselves "Remote First", while DevOps and Application Support are "Local First." Each has adopted tools, habits, and practices to maximize their configuration. Each style has learned valuable lessons from the other. This presentation is about how our teams have evolved: the tools, the compromises, the wins and losses, and how we successfully blend Distributed and Concentrated teams. Ben Klang Ben Klang has always been fascinated with technology. Disassembling clock radios, breaking and fixing the family computer, eventually embarking on a career in software development. More recently, he has taken leadership...