Metrics That Matter


Measuring your organization’s performance is a powerful thing. The right metrics can motivate teams and guide progress, while measuring the wrong thing can create a world of pain, incentivizing teams to optimize for the wrong behaviors, or to game metrics they see as useless. In this talk, I’ll share three key measures that can be used to understand and improve your Continuous Delivery processes.

Speaker

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Alison Polton-Simon

Alison Polton-Simon is a software engineer at ThoughtWorks in San Francisco. Currently, she’s working to help developers, operations folks, and business people make smarter decisions about their Continuous Delivery processes as a part of the GoCD Analytics team. When she’s not coding, Alison enjoys getting far away from her computer for climbing, hiking and kayaking.