Building a Better Web
June 19–20, 2017: Training
June 20–22, 2017: Tutorials & Conference
San Jose, CA
Shane Russell

Shane Russell
Software Developer, United States Digital Service


Shane Russell is a software developer at the United States Digital Service, where he helps make federal government software work better and cost less. He likes making things with CSS and JavaScript.


3:35pm–4:15pm Wednesday, June 21, 2017
Fullstack Development
Location: 210 AE
Secondary topics:  Build and automation, Case studies and comparisons, Microservices
Shane Russell (United States Digital Service)
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The US Digital Service is building a suite of tools to replace a large legacy application at the Department of Veteran Affairs. Knowing the complexity of the end state and enamored with microservices, the team was much too aggressive in breaking up the product. Shane Russell reflects on this experience, sharing advice and lessons learned on how and when to break up your web app. Read more.