Pitching platform work to management can be difficult if they don’t already see the value. While you understand that a platform will help your organization reuse solutions to common problems, improve developer experience, and speed up delivery, those points alone won’t always sell a platform project. So what will get attention?
Re-examining the application ecosystem from management’s perspective shows priorities that platforms can help with: Security, risk mitigation, governance, cost controls, and increasing focus on delivering business value.
In this session, we’ll cover how to:
- Make the business case for platforms beyond the technical story
- Tie in organizational narratives around standards and governance
- Compare the cost of building a platform vs. not having one