Joel Dickson, Development Manager at Agoda, delivered a presentation around “Breaking Down Silos – is moving from a component team to a feature team structure required to scale?”
Joel Dickson talked about how Agoda broke down silos and shifted from a component team to a feature team structure. Implementing GitHub as a central platform and creating a “pull request culture” that fostered agility & flexibility allowing Agoda to scale exponentially.
Agoda is transforming travel for millions of customers across the globe. Headquartered in Asia, Agoda is one of the world’s largest online travel accommodation platforms. Founded in 2005 and now part of Booking Holdings (Nasdaq:BKNG), Agoda has a network of over 1,000,000 vacation rentals and hotels worldwide. Our web and mobile products provide a first-rate reservation service in 38 languages that uniquely combines local knowledge and local connections to provide the best deals for business and leisure travelers.
GitHub is the best place to share code with friends, co-workers, classmates, and complete strangers. Over 24 million people use GitHub to build amazing things together across 67 million repositories. With the collaborative features of GitHub.com and GitHub Business, it has never been easier for individuals and teams to write faster, better code.