The father of continuous deployment — his sessions are pure wisdom about continuous delivery
Dave Farley is a thought leader in the field of continuous delivery, DevOps and software development in general. His sessions share pure wisdom of continuous delivery from a long life in software development.
Dave has way over 400k views on the GOTO Youtube channel.
He is a co-author of the Jolt-award winning book Continuous Delivery and soon to be released Modern Software Engineering, one of the authors of Reactive Manifesto, an independent software developer and consultant, and founder and director of Continuous Delivery Ltd.
Dave has been having fun with computers for over 30 years has worked on most types of software, from firmware, through tinkering with operating systems and device drivers, to writing games and commercial applications of all shapes and sizes. He started working in large scale distributed systems more than 25 years ago, doing research into the development of loose-coupled, message-based systems — a forerunner of microservice architectures.
He was also an early adopter of agile development techniques, employing iterative development, continuous integration and significant levels of automated testing on commercial projects from the early 1990s.
Topic focus: Continuous Delivery
Check out some of Dave’s past talks: