Managing a Rewrite Without Getting Stuck in the Tar Pit

Presented by: Randall Koutnik
Time: Thursday, Jan. 11, 9:15 AM - 10:15 AM

It's a tale as old as time: our startup had finally found success and was ready to scale up, but we'd taken on a huge amount of technical debt to get there. In particular, our frontend still relied on an old templating system! How could we rewrite our frontend to take advantage of modern tooling while still delivering features?

If this challenge sounds familiar, you're in the right place. Learn how to convince your leadership to start a migration project, how to measure progress, and strategies for getting the whole team on board. You'll leave this talk with the knowledge and confidence to start your next migration off right.

Room: NileTags: Soft Skills, Teams, System DesignLevel: Introductory and overview