This Highly Anticipated Follow Up To The Bestselling Title The Phoenix Project Takes Another Look At Parts Unlimited, This Time From The Perspective Of Software Development In The Phoenix Project, Bill, An IT Manager At Parts Unlimited, Is Tasked With A Project Critical To The Future Of The Business, Code Named Phoenix Project But The Project Is Massively Over Budget And Behind Schedule The CEO Demands Bill Fix The Mess In Ninety Days Or Else Bill S Entire Department Will Be Outsourced In The Unicorn Project, We Follow Maxine, A Senior Lead Developer And Architect, As She Is Exiled To The Phoenix Project, To The Horror Of Her Friends And Colleagues, As Punishment For Contributing To A Payroll Outage She Tries To Survive In What Feels Like A Heartless And Uncaring Bureaucracy And To Work Within A System Where No One Can Get Anything Done Without Endless Committees, Paperwork, And Approvals One Day, She Is Approached By A Ragtag Bunch Of Misfits Who Say They Want To Overthrow The Existing Order, To Liberate Developers, To Bring Joy Back To Technology Work, And To Enable The Business To Win In A Time Of Digital Disruption To Her Surprise, She Finds Herself Drawn Ever Further Into This Movement, Eventually Becoming One Of The Leaders Of The Rebellion, Which Puts Her In The Crosshairs Of Some Familiar And Very Dangerous Enemies The Age Of Software Is Here, And Another Mass Extinction Event Looms This Is A Story About Red Shirt Developers And Business Leaders Working Together, Racing Against Time To Innovate, Survive, And Thrive In A Time Of Unprecedented Uncertaintyand Opportunity
Gene Kim is a multiple award winning CTO, Tripwire founder, Visible Ops co author, IT Ops Security Researcher, Theory of Constraints Jonah, a certified IS auditor and a rabid UX fan.He is passionate about IT operations, security and compliance, and how IT organizations successfully transform from good to great.
- 345 pages
- The Unicorn Project
- Gene Kim
- 24 March 2017 Gene Kim