Kevin Hoffman

Beyond the Twelve-Factor App

Date: This event took place live on February 06 2017

Presented by: Kevin Hoffman

Duration: Approximately 60 minutes.

Cost: Free

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In 2012, early cloud pioneer Heroku developed the Twelve-Factor App, a set of rules and guidelines for helping organizations build cloud-native applications. But cloud native is more than just a set of checkboxes or factors to tick off; it's a mindset and a way of life for developers building modern, highly scalable, resilient applications. The industry is full of buzzwords like "cloud native" and "microservices." Kevin Hoffman distills these terms into concrete definitions as he covers his 15 expanded and revised factors, which he explores in more detail in his book Beyond the Twelve-Factor App. Along the way, Kevin discusses the developer mindset that has allowed him to create applications and services that thrive in the cloud.

About Kevin Hoffman

Kevin Hoffman has been building software professionally for 20 years (and as a hobby for 30). Kevin spends his days helping customers migrate applications to the cloud and his nights working on hobby code projects and writing fantasy novels.