Application Development & Integration

Implementing and Sustaining Continuous Delivery

Course Overview
A report by the Standish Group, a technology research advisory organization, tells us that typically, 31% of software projects today get canceled before completion, and 52% can run as much as 189% over budget. With statistics like these, there's little wonder why software development professionals are looking for effective alternatives to traditional release engineering. In this program, Chas Mastin, Vice President of Engineering and R&D at Control Group, a technology and design company, explores one such development alternative, aptly called Continuous Delivery. After viewing this program, technology and business professionals alike will better understand the benefits and challenges that CD brings to the software development process.

Track: Core Technologies
Technical insights and the underlying concepts of essential technologies.

Learning Objectives:

Upon successful completion of this segment, you should be able to:

  • Understand the background and essentials of Continuous Delivery
  • Recognize the benefits and challenges of implementing and sustaining CD
  • Identify best practices for success with CD

Speaker / Author:

Chas Mastin is the VP of Engineering at Control Group, a world-leader in physical computing and city-scale engineering. Chas started programming at age eight, and has been a professional developer for 20 years. He has held roles from CTO to the guy making animated gifs, and has a deep passion for Agile SDLC and for empowering teams to make meaningful process decisions. At Control Group, Chas most recently worked on the Edward M. Kennedy Institute project building the Senate Immersion Module, which allows tablet-driven role-playing as a senator. Chas has helped implement Scrum and adaptive processes at several startups and publicly traded companies, and has developed new estimation techniques that are particularly helpful to teams in service delivery industries.  

Price (USD)

Standard Rate: $29.00
Subscribers: $29.00
Pillsbury U Online: $29.00
Metro State Univ: $29.00


Course Code : WIT-1910v2

Format Type : eLearning

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