Lunch with Booking.com [13-Aug-18] (Background (They want to work on a new…
Lunch with Booking.com [13-Aug-18]
Information Technology Management at Booking.com
Was a director of technology at Expedia
Areas of interest
Self Service Tools & Applications
Global Distributed Teams
Statistics – Data Mining
Multi-channel Data Integration
They want to work on a new platform in Indonesia
We have done similar work for MG hotels there
RFP will go out soon
We are connected with Booking Holdings through HotelsCombined.com; RentalCars (Rideways) etc.
We work with Expedia too
Working with Ice Portal that has data/visual content management and processing solutions to hoteliers - they have integrations with Booking.com too
What we can talk about
A/B testing at Booking.com
What are his views on influence of DevOps in Agile?
Work we do for HotelsCombined
Mobile and Site testing
Started in May 2012
Work we do at Rideways
Started with writing supplier adapter
Now we are working with their finance team for financial reports for supplier related financial transactions
Developing on Java with AWS.
Bamboo for CI-CD
Confluence and JIRA used too
Not our initiative on automation | we are utilizing their system
Work we do for Expedia
Solid MicroServices work
Very good DevOps story here on Jenkins, Graphana, AWS
When will the RFP be out?
Any other work we can do at Booking.com
When are you visiting next?