Shawn Prestridge has served as Senior Field Application Engineer at IAR Systems since 2008 and became the US FAE Team Leader in 2019; he has been in the software industry since 1993. Before joining IAR Systems he worked as Embedded Hardware/Software Engineer and with Embedded Development. Shawn holds a BS in Electrical Engineering, a BS in Mathematics, an MS in Electrical Engineering, an MS in Software Engineering and a PhD in Electrical Engineering specializing in Quantum Cryptography, all with Southern Methodist University in Dallas.
Continuous Integration and Continuous Deployment (CI/CD) are all the rage today…but what does it actually mean and what can it really do for you? In this session, we’re going to talk about how it differs from traditional embedded development and what advantages CI/CD can give you, all backed up by research. We will show you how it can easily help you improve code quality and why, helping you to foreshorten your time-to-market. We’ll also tell you who all the major players are in CI/CD and finish the session by showing you how you can quickly get into the CI/CD game!