Sally Goble

The Guardian

Software Delivery (A) 2017
Software Delivery (A)
Friday 14:00 - 14:44

Session type: Lecture
Session level: Intermediate

Perfect software: the enemy of rapid delivery?

This talk is a plea to software delivery teams that the best way to ship quickly and move towards continuous delivery is to embrace imperfection and experimentation. To learn to let go!

Perfect software: the enemy of rapid delivery?    Sally Goble


Head of Quality

Sally Goble is head of quality at the Guardian. For six years she has worked in the digital development team, witnessing many changes in the way online news is delivered to readers. She is at the forefront of changing the way the team thinks about testing and quality in the context of continuous delivery. An avid swimmer, Sally is one of fewer than 500 women to have swum the English Channel solo.



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