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Issue #15 is here with on-demand talks, new insights on the number of developers around the world and their communities' size, MasterTips, DevOps and more!
Enjoy the latest updates from DevRelX.

[All the talks] You can now watch on-demand all the talks from the Future Developer Summit
Maybe you were busy and couldn't attend the Future Developer Summit. Worry not as you can now view everything you missed (except meeting your peers), all in one YouTube playlist. Watch the keynotes, presentations on open source and the panels whenever you feel like.   
Walk the walk, see any talk

[New in] 2020 Number of Developers and their communities worldwide
This month, we are refreshing your knowledge on:
  • How many developers live in the world
  • Where in the world they live
  • Which is their programming languages of choice 
  • Which are the world’s largest communities 
Discover the Developer Population Calculator and the 1 Million Developer Club
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MasterTips: Contribution to Open Source by industry all-stars 
This episode is part of our MasterTips series, which include tips from industry leaders.
It is a panel discussion from the Future Developer Summit, an exclusive event for developer marketing industry leaders.

The discussion focuses on Open Source software and contributions, from the following industry all-stars: 

  • Chris DiBona, Director of Open Source at Google, 
  • Nithya Ruff, Executive Director of OSPO at Comcast, 
  • Stormy Peters, Director of Open Source Office at Microsoft
  • And the panel moderator: Sam Ramji, CTO at DataStax 

Some of the topics they discussed are:

  • How does your company decide when to contribute to Open Source?
  • Are there projects from hobbyists that drive major company contributions?
  • How can we open up Open Source?
  • Should we include non-developers in Open Source for content and use-cases?
  • What job title will help you be more successful in OSPO? Do you really need a title?
Listen here➝
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apidays LIVE Paris 
December 8-10, 2020 (online)
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DevRel Asia 
November 14, 2020 (online)
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Iterating on Your Personas
Amara graham from Camunda shares her experience on how "developer" is not enough and how the personas have changed due to Covid-19. BTW - If you want to learn more about personas, make sure to check out this webinar
Read the full article here➝

Bottle rockets in my DevOps? It’s more likely than you think.
T. J. Telan answers questions like these: Why is DevOps such a hot trend when many find it hard to concretely define? It is just for big companies? Could you be practicing DevOps as a small software organization and not even know it? What are the outputs of DevOps activities? How do you explain DevOps to your less-technical colleagues?
Read the full article here➝

My first hacktoberfest
Karine Sabatier first heard the word "Hacktoberfest" two months ago. This is how they managed to drive contributions.   
Read the full article here➝
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Developer Advocate / Evangelist at GitLive
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Director, Cloud Developer Advocacy for Gaming at Microsoft
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Developer Advocate at Postman
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