Platform engineering

Why an Internal Developer Platform

Jason Warner
Managing Director @ Redpoint Ventures

Jason Warner, CTO at GitHub sharing his insights on why they built an Internal Developer Platform at GitHub. Jason covers:

  • Why we built an IDP
  • Bash scripts
  • Velocity with an IDP
  • How we built an IDP
  • The components of GitHub IDP
  • "Who moved my cheese?"
  • Communication between Ops and Devs
  • Who should build an IDP?
  • Engineering Ops and IDPs