How to Improve Developer Productivity • Jez Humble • YOW! 2020

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How to Improve Developer Productivity • Jez Humble • YOW! 2020
How to Improve Developer Productivity • Jez Humble • YOW! 2020
This presentation was recorded at YOW! 2020. #GOTOcon #YOW

Jez Humble – SRE at Google Cloud & Lecturer at UC Berkeley @JezHumble


Wouldn’t it be great if we could rank developers based on their productivity, reward the best ones, and make sad noises at the others?
Don’t be silly, developer productivity isn’t an innate ability that you can measure and rank!

This talk will discuss how to think about and improve productivity based on the longest-running academically rigorous research investigation into the practices and capabilities that drive high performance in software delivery. Find out what drives productivity, how you can do more of it, and why it’s important. Discover how tools and culture both impact productivity, and how to make a research-based argument for reducing technical debt. […]

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#DeveloperProductivity #SLO #SRE #ChaosEngineering #Serverless #PlatformEngineering #2Sigma #GoogleCloud #JezHumble #DevOps #Accelerate #YOWcon

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