DevOps in the Spotlight

VST03 How Microsoft Does DevOps


9:15am - 10:30am

Level: Intermediate to Advanced

Mickey Gousset

DevOps Architect


Learn how Microsoft has taken in its journey to DevOps over the past 8 years and completely changed their approach to building software and services. You'll learn about Microsoft's 90,000 engineers working in the public cloud delivering into production multiple times per day and how some products handle the different cadences of several feature teams while maintaining a single coherent and continuously integrated source of the truth. Paul explains how his team in Microsoft works and he'll also spend significant time talking through the harder cultural change issues that were encountered and discuss how Microsoft has gone about building a new, much more sharing-focused culture inside the company. Join in to discover what Microsoft has learned so far and the next areas it will focus on.

You will learn:

  • The importance of cultural changes to improve your DevOps journey
  • The importance of unit testing in your DevOps pipelines
  • The changes that need to be made to implement DevOps at scale