How GitHub Uses GitHub to Build GitHub

A session at RubyConf 2011

Saturday 1st October, 2011

11:15am to 12:00pm (CST)

Build features fast. Ship them. That's what we try to do at GitHub. Our process is the anti-process: what's the minimum overhead we can put up with to keep our code quality high, all while building features *as quickly as possible*? It's not just features, either: faster development means happier developers.

This talk will dive into how GitHub uses GitHub: we'll look at some of our actual Pull Requests, the internal apps we build on our own API, how we plan new features, our Git branching strategies, and lots of tricks we use to get everyone — developers, designers, and everyone else — involved with new code. We think it's a great way to work, and we think it'll work in your company, too.

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Zach Holman

door-to-door git repository salesman for github inc. also mashes his keyboard at @speakingio bio from Twitter

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RubyConf 2011

United States United States, New Orleans

29th September to 1st October 2011

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Time 11:15am12:00pm CST

Date Sat 1st October 2011

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