DevOpsDays India 2013

DevOpsDays India 2013

I attended DevOpsDays India 2013 held in Bangalore. Overall program can be found here and videos should be uploaded in two weeks approximately. This is a personal account of my experience and what I enjoyed the most!

Building Community by Sidu Ponnappa

Traveling all the way from Pune, I made it just in time to Sidu’s keynote on building communities. Sidu has been founder of few startups and as part of C42 engineering they have built RubyMonk which myself and friends have found immensely helpful in getting started with Ruby.… Read the post

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Role of Architect

Attended a small event organized by ThoughtWorks in Pune, more on that here. This article primarily focuses on the session on “Role of architect” by Vivek Singh. The brief on session follows…

Role of architect

  • Being a technical coach

If we use analogy of football game, the role of an architect in a software project is that of a coach in football. Architect is to know and guide his team about all latest techniques and work methodology, correcting them where needed.… Read the post

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Software Design & Architecture in the 21st Century with Martin Fowler

Attended a small event organized by ThoughtWorks at O hotel in Pune, which works in areas of software development using Agile, lean, Extreme programming techniques. The organization was founded and is headed by Roy Singham and has Martin Fowler as Chief Scientist among leaders of the organization. The organization aims at “revolutionizing” IT.

There were two lectures primarily one by Vivek Singh on introduction to the company and on “Role Of Architect” (Link to seperate article with more details) and Martin Fowler focusing his lecture on Continuous integration and delivery.… Read the post

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Google Devfest2010, Pune

This is first part in series on “Google DevFest-2010, Pune”

Heads up

Today (3rd March 2010) I attended Developer Fest hosted by Google at Pune, named DevFest2010. Among speakers were Googlers Patrick Chanezon, Rajdeep Dua, Prashant Tiwari and three folks from Google partner companies: Impetus, Orangescape and Lepton. The write-up will primarily talk around Google Apps Engine (GAE), PaaS (Platform as a service) and SaaS (Software as a service), HTML5 and role of Google MAPs in enterprises and related business/technology cases/models.… Read the post

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