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Wednesday, October 9 • 2:00pm - 2:30pm
GitLab All the Way Down: A small startup's tale of growing with GitLab LIMITED

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Sat in the kitchen, my co-founder and I freshly just having quit our jobs, we were at work on the MVP of what would become 9fin. We were already using an online hosted Git repo for source control, but the need for coordination on what we were building led us to look for something which combined Private Git repos and Issue Management. GitLab was our choice.

Three years later, we've gone from 1 to 30+ projects, from no CI to automated and on demand jobs deploying in multiple environments, business and product teammates collaborating within GitLab and even building our own tools on top of GitLab for ChatOps and Review Apps. This is our journey, and how we got here. I'll share how we slowly grew our use of GitLab, the surprising human factors and pains in adopting better DevOps, and the benefits we have gained along the way.

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Huss EL-Sheikh

Co-founder & CTO, 9fin
Huss co-founded 9fin, an AI enabled Fintech startup, with his housemate and University friend in late 2016. From two people in a kitchen to 10 (not in the kitchen!), from one Git repository to dozens. Huss leads and is responsible for all aspects of software delivery and management... Read More →

Wednesday October 9, 2019 2:00pm - 2:30pm BST
King Vault The Brewery 52 Chiswell St, London EC1Y 4SD, UK