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Nadella's Rise As Change Agent Inside Microsoft
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Charlie Babcock
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2/11/2014 | 11:58:51 AM
From legacy data center style to cloud
Thanks for airing this look inside Microsoft, James. The culture change from numbered releases every year or two to agile development, with continuous updates and operations, is huge. It's not surprising that Nadella ran into opposition with the established fiefdoms inside Microsoft. What is surprising is that he prevailed in such a strongly entrenched, programmer culture. The established ways are a kind of old time religion to good programmers.
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