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Thursday, April 2 • 1:15pm - 1:55pm
Your goat antifragiled my snowflake!: Demystifying DevOps Jargon
Are you a cow, a pet, a canary, or a unicorn?  Do you prefer blue/green, or red/green/refactor?  Who the heck is Brent?

Welcome to DevOps, where we are all about breaking down walls.  But, we've created a private dialect, full of familiar words with unfamiliar meanings, and in-jokes upon in-jokes.  Many newcomers wish there was a glossary for the movement.  Time to be inclusive!

In this fun session, we'll go over some of the more unintuitive terms (being a goat is a good thing!) and the backstories behind them.  We'll have an extended audience participation segment in which you can ask about words you've heard.

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Clinton Wolfe

DevOps Practice Lead, OmniTI
Clinton Wolfe leads the DevOps Practice at OmniTI, which means he voluntarily chooses to go into heavily siloed, dysfunctional organizations and try to get them to talk to each other with as few stabbings as possible. He's especially interested in testable infrastructure, and the... Read More →

Thursday April 2, 2015 1:15pm - 1:55pm PDT
Grand G/H