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Trajectory Nano Series Week 3 of 4: Shipping and Learning Fast via Feature Flags

Feature flags are a great way to enhance the speed with which you can collaborate with colleagues, develop in production, and also learn from real-world usage. Using feature flags to enable things selectively for users is an established pattern. Now, take it a step further and use them to enable fast iterative shipping for your development team. I’ll talk about how we’ve unlocked the ability to use production to safeguard production at GitHub - as counter intuitive as that might sound! Speaker: Dr. Claire Knight, Senior Engineering Manager at Github Host: Yoz Grahame, Developer Advocate at LaunchDarkly #trajectory #launchdarkly #github Subscribe to LaunchDarkly: Learn more about LaunchDarkly: Website: LinkedIn: Twitter: About LaunchDarkly: Feature management allows development teams to innovate faster by fundamentally transforming how software is delivered to customers. With the ability to gradually release new software features to any segment of users on any platform, DevOps teams can standardize safe releases at scale, accelerate their journey to the cloud and collaborate more effectively with business teams. Today, LaunchDarkly deploys peaks of 20 trillion feature flags each day, and that number continues to grow. Founded in 2014 in Oakland, California by Edith Harbaugh and John Kodumal, LaunchDarkly has been named on the Forbes Cloud 100 list, InfoWorld’s 2021 Technology of the Year list, and the Enterprise Tech 30 list.