APIMatic SDKs in Backstage Developer Portal

By combining APIMatic’s high-quality idiomatic SDKs with the Backstage developer portal, you’ll be able to create a compelling and differentiated developer expertise. What’s Backstage? Backstage is an open-source platform developed by Spotify for managing all the lifecycle of developer infrastructure, together with companies, APIs, documentation, and extra. Backstage streamlines the event course of by its […]

Developer Experience is Dead: Long Live Developer Experience! 🫠

Proper now, right here in early 2024, we appear to be experiencing YAPP (But One other Productiveness Philosophy), and that philosophy is converging on developer expertise or ‘DevEx.’ The “revelation” that higher developer expertise results in higher productiveness outcomes will not be a revelation in any respect, however a fact that’s been, maybe bafflingly, deprioritized […]

DORA Metrics: What are they, and what’s new in 2024?

Regardless of some current criticism, DORA metrics stay essentially the most requested about framework for measuring developer productiveness. However how can it is youthful sibling, the SPACE framework change the dialogue round engineering measurement, and what position do IDPs play in bridging the hole? There may be nothing extra precious to a company than information—about […]

How To Get C-suite Buy-in for DevEx Investments

94% of organizations say that they’ve a DevEx technique in place, whereas solely 25% imagine that the technique is mature and delivers worth. Regardless of all of the alternatives that DevEx brings, the investments made towards a joyful DevEx are nonetheless sluggish. However this wants to alter. With a 64.4% burnout price in IT, financial […]

DevEx and OSS- Elevating Developer Experience through Open Source Collaboration

In my final function, I targeted on the neighborhood aspect of developer relations. A part of that included creating open supply tasks to assist onboard new builders and to create alternatives for neighborhood members to work together. After I began at OpenSauced as a Developer Expertise Lead, there wasn’t an enormous soar from neighborhood to […]

Building Your DevRel Resume with Open Source

One of many questions I’ve heard fairly a couple of occasions since beginning at OpenSauced a few months in the past is “How can I take advantage of open supply to grow to be a DevRel?” The reply is one phrase: Contribute. Contribute to docs, contribute to code, contribute to the neighborhood. Contribute by writing, […]

Devrel and Open Source: A Powerful Combination

The primary time I combined open supply and Developer Relations was October of 2020, when a tech neighborhood I began did a Hacktoberfest occasion. We livestreamed, podcasted, workshopped, and wrote about it. It is certainly one of my all-time favourite reminiscences of being in tech. I feel it was that have that caught behind my […]

Moving DevEx from DevRel to Engineering

I wasn’t certain if I needed to share this, however I’ve had just a few of us ask about our reorg out of DevRel and into Engineering. Please take pleasure in this stream of acutely aware listicle. That is what I’ve power to write down proper now. Issues I anticipated Totally different supervisor Totally different […]