Build Systems that Drive Business
Sep 30–Oct 1, 2018: Training
Oct 1–3, 2018: Tutorials & Conference
New York, NY
Sam Guckenheimer

Sam Guckenheimer
Product Owner, Microsoft

Website | @samguckenheimer

Sam Guckenheimer is the product owner for Azure DevOps at Microsoft, where he acts as the chief customer advocate, responsible for the strategy for the next releases of these products, focusing on DevOps, Agile, and CI/CD pipelines. Sam also curates the website DevOps at Microsoft. Previously, Sam was director of product line strategy at Rational Software Corporation, now the Rational Division of IBM. He is a regular speaker and has given keynote addresses at conferences such as DevOps Enterprise Summit and Agile. He is the author of four books, most recently Journey to Cloud Cadence and Visual Studio Team Foundation Server 2012: Adopting Agile Software Practices—From Backlog to Continuous Feedback. Sam lives in the Seattle area with his wife in a sustainable house they built.


2:25pm–3:05pm Tuesday, October 2, 2018
How We Built It
Location: Gramercy Level: Intermediate
Secondary topics:  Systems Architecture & Infrastructure
Sam Guckenheimer (Microsoft)
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Good test coverage is essential for catching issues before a pull request has been merged, but they have to be the right kind of tests and must be reliable. Drawing on his experience at Microsoft, Sam Guckenheimer details what type of tests to do in your DevOps pipeline, when you should do them, and why. Read more.