As a Microsoft developer, you've built some great solutions for your customers. You've solved business problems and made the world better. But the Microsoft Developer Platform as you know it is no more. It's better. It's faster. It's open. And it's cross platform. In this keynote come get insight from Amanda Silver, Partner Director of Program Management, into the wonderful world of changes where Microsoft has shipped .NET Core, NuGet, ASP.NET, TypeScript, Xamarin and a cross platform editor in VS Code through an open development process. This will lead to a great new release of Visual Studio this fall to make building any app on any platform as easy as it's been to build a .NET apps on Windows.
Four years, 20,000 DevOps professionals, and some science...what did Chef learn? Well, the headline is that DevOps works, if you do it right. With a mix of technology, processes, and a great culture, IT helps drive organization profitability, productivity, and market share. Nicole Forsgren, Chef's Director of Organization Performance and Analytics, shares their research findings. She discusses how breaking down the silos between development, testing, QA, security, and operations and using continuous delivery actually increases both deployment speed and environmental stability—without tradeoffs. Hear tips and tricks culled from the 2106 study that will help make your own DevOps transformation awesome.