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GOTO 2020 • Software Engineering - Development in 100 Years Time • Dave Farley


This presentation was recorded at GOTOpia November 2020. #GOTOcon #GOTOpia
Dave Farley - Continuous Delivery & DevOps Pioneer, Award-winning Author, Founder & Director of Continuous Delivery Ltd.
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ABSTRACT If we were to more clearly define our discipline what would that look like? If “Software Engineering” is real “Engineering” then wouldn't we expect the principles to be long-lasting, durable and probably unsurprising? Dave Farley will answer difficult questions like, what sort of ideas will be as true of “Software Engineering” in 100 years as they are today? What are the foundations on which we could begin to build a true Engineering discipline for our profession? This talk with Dave explores some of those ideas and describes why Continuous Delivery may be the best starting point that we have [...]
TIMECODES 00:00 Intro 01:48 Software development 100 years ago 04:15 Big assumption 05:03 Idea: Language 08:30 Prediction 09:18 Idea: Frameworks 12:10 Prediction 13:17 Idea: Programing paradigm 15:52 (Risky) Prediction 19:49 Idea: TDD 20:50 Prediction 23:33 Ideas: Iteration, feedback, incremental, experimental, empirical 25:31 Prediction 26:29 Observation 28:34 Ideas: Modularity, separation of concerns, info hiding, loose-coupling, cohesion 31:00 Prediction 31:33 Observation 32:49 Idea: Continuous delivery 34:37 Prediction 34:54 Outro
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