IGNITE: Did Anyone Say SemVer?

Semantic Versioning seems to be THE solution every time you talk about releasing software. At least in theory. Because practice is often a lot more complex. Let’s cover the basics and complexities in five minutes!

  • What is and isn’t covered by SemVer?
  • What’s the asymmetry in it?
  • What does the versioning schema of popular products like Kubernetes actually look like?


  • Philipp Krenn
    Philipp Krenn

    Philipp lives to demo interesting technology. Having worked as a web, infrastructure, and database engineer for over ten years, Philipp is now a developer advocate and EMEA team lead at Elastic — the company behind the Elastic Stack consisting of Elasticsearch, Kibana, Beats, and Logstash. Based in Vienna, Austria, he is constantly traveling Europe and beyond to speak and discuss open source software, search, databases, infrastructure, and security.


Jul 20 2022


14:00 - 14:05


Room Barcelona I