Allen Holub

Allen is an internationally recognized Agile-transformation consultant, trainer, and software architect. He can help with every aspect of your Agile tranformation or refinement, from executive coaching and planning, to working hands-on with the teams, to developing an Agile-friendly architecture that won't fight you as you work.

A botched transition costs you millions.

Most Scrum shops operate at 50% efficiency or less.

Allen can help.

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Conferences

O'Reilly Software Architecture (New York, 25-28 February, 2018)
Agile Dev West (Las Vegas, 3-8 June, 2018)
SDD 2017 (London, May 14–18, 2018)

User Groups

Nothing scheduled right now. If you'd like me to speak to your group, get in touch.

FEATURED VIDEOS

The Death of Agile: Contrary to popular belief, Agile is not a collection of set practices that you learn from a Scrum trainer. It's way bigger than that, and extends way outside the Engineering Dept. Learn what true agility is.

#NoEstimates: Estimation is both unnecessary and ineffective as a planning tool. Learn the alternatives.

Design by Coding (DbC): Extend the principles of TDD to architectural-level design.

ALLEN HOLUB

Allen Holub (http://holub.com, @allenholub, allen@holub.com) is an internationally recognized software architect and Agile coach. Allen speaks internationally about these topics and agile-friendly implementation technology like microservices. He provides in-house training and consulting in those areas. He excels at building highly functional Lean/Agile organizations and designing and building robust, highly scalable software suitable for agile environments. He's worn every hat from CTO to grunt programmer.

Allen is also an expert-level programmer. He can build highly dynamic websites (along the lines of Gmail), and programs at the guru-level in both front-end technologies (Bootstrap, JavaScript/Typescript, JQuery, Angular2, ReactJS, HTML5, and CSS3) and backend systems (Java, PHP, MySQL, Python, Ruby, Mongo, C++, ZeroMQ, ...) that run either on your server or in the cloud. He's also Skilled at mobile development (Swift, iOS)

Allen is widely published. His works include 10 books, hundreds of articles in publications ranging from Dr. Dobb’s Journal to IBM DeveloperWorks), and video classes for agilitry.com (Agility with Allen) and for Pluralsight (Swift in Depth, Picturing Architecture, Object-Oriented Design) and O’Reilly (Design Patterns in the Real World).

Contact Allen

+1 (510) 859-3620
allen@holub.com
@allenholub

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