What is DevRel?

Here’s my take.

Developer Relations (or DevRel) is the part of an organization that focuses on making sure a product is ready for adoption when the intended user is a software developer. A technical product is different because the audience for consuming it:

  • doesn’t typically respond to traditional marketing tactics

In the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT), systems thinking is important. Systems manage flows of goods, chemicals, energy, and manufacturing processes that run the world. Unless you’ve spent some time in this Operations Technology (OT) world, you may not understand the purpose and mechanics behind control systems.

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Jayson DeLancey

Manage Developer Relations @Dolby; Maker at Robot Garden; Previously HERE, GE, Rackspace, DreamWorks Animation, MathWorks, Carnegie Mellon

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