Software Engineering Radio • Thursday, May 14th 2020

Joe Kutner on the Twelve-Factor App

Joe Kutner, Software Architect for Heroku at, discusses the twelve-factor app. The twelve-factor app is a methodology that aids development of modern apps that are portable, scalable, and maintainable. Host Kanchan Shringi spoke with Kutner about the origin of these principles; their continued and growing importance with advances in microservices, DevOps, and containerization; and why developers should adopt the principles to build modern apps.

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