January 15, 2016

Bringing Discipline to a New Generation of Developers

Git at Scale

What happens when young developers meet established business mandates? It can be quite a challenge to balance developer preferences with the needs of the enterprise, as Adrian Bridgwater discusses in a recent article for The Register.

Most young developers prefer to work with a distributed version control system. Git is often their tool of choice because of its lightweight approach to local branching. However, enterprises need to account for issues around security, traceability and scalability that Git isn’t equipped to handle.

Adrian’s article looks at how to bring discipline to this new development workflow without causing pain for the enterprise. Read the full article here.