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In recent years, companies accelerating digital transformation and innovation have been decomposing legacy monolith applications and moving to distributed systems architectures (almost universally spoken about as microservices). If you and your team have decided to undertake this migration, you’re likely excited about the compelling upsides of a distributed architecture. Maybe you’re considering how you’ll execute […]
Optimizely Engineer, Tom Zurkan is all about efficiency. He built an IDE plugin, making it easier for developers to use Optimizely in all IntelliJ based products such as AndroidStudio, IntelliJ, GoLand, and PyCharm. Recently, Tom showcased his work in a mobile development session, where he explained how Optimizely’s iOS and Android SDKs work. He also […]
At Optimizely, we love being able to highlight innovative use cases by our customers to help the community learn new ways and approaches for experimentation. Opendoor documented and shared an amazing use case about how they leveraged Optimizely and Cloudflare to run incremental experimentation and get data driven about determining the best landing pages. After […]
Customer feedback helped us identify and address the core confusion in understanding the distinction between Accelerate Learnings and Accelerate Impact.
Optimizely Rollouts offers full featured feature flagging capabilities that unlock the power of Progressive Delivery allowing you to ship faster with more safety and confidence. But, what are all ways you can leverage Optimizely Rollouts to help your team? Today, I’ll go through five powerful capabilities of Optimizely Rollouts and Full Stack all while using […]
Feature flags, phased rollouts, and A/B tests all help you ship more confidently. Feature flags allow seamless feature releases and rollbacks. Phased rollouts catch bugs early and often. A/B tests make sure you’re building the right thing for your business. So, when do you use one over the other? This is a question I’ve heard […]
Hi, I’m Lawrence Bruhmuller, Optimizely’s new CTO. This is the first of many blog posts on best in class engineering practices. To kick things off, I wanted to share why I joined Optimizely, and how I see software development evolving. I’ve been leading and scaling engineering teams for over a decade for high growth startups […]
Last year we held our first-ever virtual event, Test & Learn for product development teams Over a thousand engineers, PMs, data scientists, growth experts tuned in for a series of talks on how to build and test products at scale. We’re bringing back Test & Learn for 2020. It will be broadcast live on May […]
Feature flags enable a powerful continuous delivery process and provide a platform for progressive delivery with phased rollouts and A/B tests. Once your organization begins deploying feature flags successfully, you may be excited to get more into your codebase. However, good governance is critical to scaling the power of feature flags. As with any feature […]
In the fierce competition to earn user’s screen time, the winners in mobile app development ship new functionality constantly to optimize growth, engagement, and UX. We recently created an ebook on this topic and share some of the insights and best practices here. Feature flagging and experimentation are foundational to building apps that keep users […]