Engineering the Future of Software
November 13–14, 2016: Training
November 14–16, 2016: Tutorials & Conference
San Francisco, CA
Gary Pedretti

Gary Pedretti
Founder, Sodoto Solutions

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For over 20 years, Gary Pedretti, an Agile software development trainer, practitioner, and coach, has helped businesses ranging from small volunteer organizations to Fortune 100 corporations deliver value via software. Gary sees Scrum, Agile, evolutionary architecture, DevOps, and their attendant practices as natural outgrowths of the lessons learned in the software industry. He is a strong believer in the “see one, do one, teach one” approach to craft and mastery, which led him to the role of Professional Scrum Trainer for He has also developed and delivered custom curriculum around numerous subjects, including development process, coding, testing, estimation, and application architecture. Gary has spoken at numerous conferences and user groups, including Agile 2013 and 2015, ALM Chicago, Toronto Agile, and Chicago Code Camp, and his talks have received kudos from industry thought leaders including Gene Kim and Liz Keogh. Gary blogs at


2:15pm–3:05pm Tuesday, 11/15/2016
Location: California East Level: Intermediate
Gary Pedretti (Sodoto Solutions)
Average rating: ***..
(3.83, 6 ratings)
What if we considered Mike Cohn's Testing Pyramid a strong statement about application architecture, not a test ratio edict? Could we explicitly design with testability in mind? Should we? What are the real benefits of popular approaches from the past decade, such as TDD, IoC, AOP, and MVx? Gary Pedretti explains how to bring all of these approaches together in a stable, rock-solid whole. Read more.