Modern Software Engineering

H04 The Power of DevOps in the Real World


8:00am - 9:15am

Level: Intermediate

Randy Pagels

DevOps Architect


In the realm of software development, the year is 2023, where good DevOps practices have transformed from mere aspirations to absolute necessities. Continuous value delivery to our end users has become paramount, yet mastering this art is no small feat. Join this epic session on Real World DevOps, where we delve into the "why's" and "how's" of DevOps. Uncover its importance and our unwavering commitment to excellence. Witness a real-world marvel as we forge a complex, modern application from pure source code—no infrastructure exists—ultimately deploying it flawlessly to the cloud, including continuous testing. Explore web front ends, APIs, mobile apps, and beyond, harmonizing all modern technologies. But this is no mere showmanship. Prepare to immerse yourself in advanced DevOps techniques and best practices, prioritizing developer security, infrastructure as code, and fostering collaboration. Experience the transformative power of GitHub Actions as we push the boundaries of the DevOps workflow. Through cutting-edge tooling, we'll unveil a breathtaking demonstration, defying limits and propelling you into an unforgettable journey through the future of software development.

You will learn:

  • The importance of DevOps in modern software development
  • Practical application of DevOps techniques through a real-world demonstration
  • About innovation and cutting-edge tooling in the DevOps workflow, with a focus on GitHub Actions