Build resilient systems at scale
28–30 October 2015 • Amsterdam, The Netherlands

A PaaS for government

Anna Shipman (Government Digital Service)
10:50–11:10 Thursday, 29/10/2015
Location: Auditorium
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Hosting is one of the most time-consuming barriers for new digital services, and usually involves duplicating work done elsewhere. I’ve been leading a team prototyping a PaaS for the UK government as a potential solution to that. This talk will share what we’ve learnt so far and discuss some of the main challenges for building a PaaS in government.

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Anna Shipman

Government Digital Service

Anna Shipman is a technical architect at the Government Digital Service, doing development, web operations engineering and building platforms. She likes Perl, Go, Ruby and Python. She blogs and is always up for a game of pool.