Beyond the Spotify Model: using team topologies for fast flow and organisation evolution

This talk will cover the basics of organization design using Team Topologies, exploring a selection of key team types and how and when to use them in order to make the development and operation of your software systems as effective as possible. The talk is based on the 2019 book Team Topologies and first-hand experience helping companies around the world with the design of their technology teams.

Required audience experience

Understand broadly about software architecture

Objectives of the talk

  1. Why using the “Spotify Model” of team design is not enough
  2. The four fundamental team topologies needed for modern software delivery
  3. The three team interaction modes that enable fast flow and rapid learning 4.
  4. How to address Conway’s Law, cognitive load, and team evolution with Team Topo

Track 2
Location: Date: May 14, 2020 Time: 10:40 am - 11:25 am Matthew Skelton, Conflux Matthew Skelton, Conflux