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    DevOps Days Austin 2013 NIH Syndrom - Pitfall or Paradise DevOps Days Austin 2013 NIH Syndrom - Pitfall or Paradise Presentation Transcript

    • NIH  Syndrome  Pi/all  or  Paradise    Jesse  Gonzalez  @sifusam  
    • Not  Invented  Here  In  programming,  it  is  also  common  to  refer  to  the  NIH  Syndrome  as  the  tendency  towards  reinven&ng  the  wheel  (reimplemenBng  something  that  is  already  available)  based  on  the  belief  that  in-­‐house  developments  are  inherently  beFer  suited,  more  secure  or  more  controlled  than  exisBng  implementaBons.  [1]    [1]  hFp://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Not_invented_here    
    • I  SUFFER  FROM  NIH  I  can  build  it  beFer  :)  
    • MOTIVATION  Why  I  want  to  talk  to  you  about  NIH  
    • MOTIVATION  Why  I  want  to  talk  to  you  about  NIH  
    • EXCUSES  Wouldn’t  work  in  our  environment.  
    • EXCUSES  That  product  doesn’t  support  our  cloud.  
    • EXCUSES  The  documentaBon  sucks  or  does  not  exist.  
    • ruby  vs  python  vs  node  vs  …  
    • PITFALL  OR  PARADISE  Time  to  Deliver  
    • PITFALL  OR  PARADISE  Never  reach  MVP  
    • PITFALL  OR  PARADISE  DuplicaBon  of  effort  
    • PITFALL  OR  PARADISE  Improved  features  
    • PITFALL  OR  PARADISE  Open  source?  –  Community  support.  
    • PITFALL  OR  PARADISE  Ownership  and  Pride  
    • WHAT’S  THE  ANSWER  Weigh  your  opBons  
    • WHAT’S  THE  ANSWER  How  much  value  does  it  really  add  Can  you  get  community  momentum  behind  this  
    • WHAT’S  THE  ANSWER  Support  the  exisBng  community  Patch  Open  Source  projects  to  work  for  your  biz  
    • WHAT’S  THE  ANSWER  Take  the  opportunity  to  learn  that  new  language  Improve  broken  or  missing  documentaBon  
    • WORK  AT  RACKSPACE    We  are  Hiring!    jesse.gonzalez@rackspace.com  @sifusam