How Amazon develops new platforms provides great insights into the #softwareEngineering best practices that drive the technology team at Amazon

Inovation has always been part of the Amazon DNA, but about 20 years ago, we went through a radical transformation with the goal of making our iterative process—"invent, launch, reinvent, relaunch, start over, rinse, repeat, again and again"—even faster. The changes we made affected both how we built applications and how we organized our company.

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WHY IT MATTERS: this interview with Amazon CTO sheds light into the best practices that enable Amazon.com and the AWS infrastructure platform to exist and evolve.

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