Fri.May 29, 2020

[VLOG] How To Use Scrum with DevOps

Scrum.org

What's up awesome people! I hope you are staying safe and healthy. In 2018, I wrote a blog about Scrum and DevOps. Interestingly, many people shared that blog on the internet.

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When moving to a flat Agile structure, understanding what drives people is key

Agile Alliance

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Velocity doesn?t measure success

Scrum.org

Neither does Throughput. Most scrum teams use a metric called velocity as their primary metric. Velocity is commonly defined as the number of story points you finish over time, usually measured by sprints.

How OverOps Helps a Leading Telehealth Provider Support 10X Demand From COVID-19

OverOps

The COVID-19 pandemic is accelerating digital transformation across the healthcare industry. OverOps helps telemedicine providers have confidence in their ability to quickly scale applications without compromising software quality.

From Build to Buy: The Path to Better Analytics for Your Application

Speaker: Ardeshir Ghanbarzadeh, Senior Product Marketing Manager, Logi Analytics

Making the transition from building your analytics in-house to investing in a third-party embedded solution can be complicated.Watch this webinar with Ardeshir Ghanbarzadeh, Senior Product Marketing Manager at Logi Analytics, for tips on making the transition as smooth as possible, and getting on the right path to better analytics for your app!

Handling your emotions under stress is crucial for effective servant leadership

Scrum.org

Introduction. I was asked by at a client to help them with delivering customer-validated products faster and with more flexibility. To better understand the problem at hand, I collected data from the teams doing company-wide retrospective and awareness sessions.

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Test First approach sounds simply enough, right?

Scrum.org

As the name "Test First" suggests, you write a test first before the actual code and keep them running all the time. Well maybe not the second part explicitly. Yet what if I said to you that it actual means more than that? Firstly it did originate from this simply meaning.

Delighting our Customers: Innovation and Experimentation at Optimizely

Agile Alliance

Velocity alone doesn?t measure success

Scrum.org

Neither does Throughput. Many scrum teams use a metric called velocity as their primary metric. Velocity is commonly defined as the number of story points you finish over time, usually measured by sprints.

Survey Sees Increased Agile Adoption During COVID-19

DevOps.com

A report published by Digital.ai, the parent company of CollabNet VersionOne, finds 43% of organizations have increased their reliance on agile application development methodologies in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, with 15% saying it has increased significantly in the last 90 days.

Data Analytics in the Cloud for Developers and Founders

Speaker: Javier Ramírez, Senior AWS Developer Advocate, AWS

You have lots of data, and you are probably thinking of using the cloud to analyze it. But how will you move data into the cloud? In which format? How will you validate and prepare the data? What about streaming data? Can data scientists discover and use the data? Can business people create reports via drag and drop? Can operations monitor what’s going on? Will the data lake scale when you have twice as much data? Is your data secure? In this session, we address common pitfalls of building data lakes and show how AWS can help you manage data and analytics more efficiently.

Top 10 Microsoft Products for Nonprofits

TechSoup

The end of the fiscal year is approaching for many organizations. And while this fiscal year-end looks a little different from ones in the past, it is still a great time to plan ahead and get the technology that you'll need for the next year. Tech Planning

Report: Debugging Efforts Cost Companies $61B Annually

DevOps.com

Undo, a provider of a software failure replay platform provider, this week published a report in collaboration with a Cambridge Judge Business School MBA project that estimates 620 million developer hours a year are wasted on debugging software failures, at a cost of roughly $61 billion.

DevOps Your Skill: Deploy

Dzone - DevOps

When the code is checked in the previous steps, it is time to deploy the Skill to the Alexa cloud in order to start the next steps that will run different kind of tests.

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Automating and Working from Home

Flexagon

Still Working from Home We are all impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic that has caused many businesses to move its employees to a working-at-home format. Even when this subsides and stay-at-home orders are lifted, many employees will remain remote.

How to Choose the Best Embedded Analytics Solution to Modernize Your Application

If you are looking to modernize your application to improve competitiveness, then one of the quickest wins you can have is to embed sophisticated analytics that will wow your existing and prospective customers.

Up-grade And Concurrent Reinvention For Sustainability And Growth

CEO Insider

We have reached the Sixth month since the advent of COVID 19. January the world realized the deadly Virus but the initial response was of ignoring the issue and the feeling that this will be localized and eventually go away.

Automating and Working from Home

Flexagon

Still Working from Home We are all impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic that has caused many businesses to move its employees to a working-at-home format. Even when this subsides and stay-at-home orders are lifted, many employees will remain remote.

Pega Low-Code Platform on Display at PegaWorld iNspire

DevOps.com

Low code enables developers to create applications using visual tools and models. Developers looking for resources to improve their productivity might find Pega’s low-code platform quite helpful.

Responsible Tech in a World of Continuous Delivery

The New Stack

To paraphrase Ferris Bueller : Tech moves pretty fast. If you don’t stop and look around once in a while, you could really mess it up.

Why Smoking Costs Employers More Than They Realize

Your employees are smoking, and at a cost of $7,000 per year for each employee who smokes, that adds up - fast! This free report will show you how an effective cessation program pays for itself.

AI Projects Lifecycle: Key Steps and Considerations

Dataiku

Delivering on AI and data objectives is not an easy endeavor, and many companies stumble at one of the first (and trickiest) pitfalls: knowing what - and who - to look for when planning for and staffing initiatives. Data Basics Scaling AI Featured

Tutorial: Train Machine Learning Models with Automated ML Feature of Azure ML

The New Stack

This is the final part of a series using AzureML where we explore AutoML capabilities of the platform. Similar to the last two tutorials ( part 2 and part 3 ), we will apply logistic regression on the Pima Indian Diabetes dataset.

COVID-19 Restaurant Tips: Texting Ideas to Ease Customer Communication

Zipwhip

Stay-at-home orders are now slowly being lifted in different parts of the country.

Containerless Computing: The Ultimate Service Decomposition

The New Stack

KubeCon + CloudNativeCon sponsored this post, in anticipation of KubeCon + CloudNativeCon EU , Aug. 17 – 20, virtually. Bruce Basil Mathews. Bruce is a Senior Solutions Architect at Mirantis. He has been involved with the Open Source community since 2000.

Nine Developer Enablement Practices to Achieve DevOps at Enterprise Scale

In this eBook, Christian Oestreich, a senior software engineering leader with experience at multiple Fortune 500 companies, shares how a metrics-driven mindset can dramatically improve software quality and enable DevOps at enterprise scale.

Cisco Acquires ThousandEyes to Advance Network Visibility

DevOps.com

Cisco Systems this week announced its intent to acquire ThousandEyes, provider of an internet monitoring platform that Cisco plans to leverage to embed ThousandEyes agent software into a range of devices including network routers and switches, security tools and application performance management (APM) software from AppDynamics.

How Adobe and Isilon OneFS Deliver Rock Solid Collaboration for Post-Production

Dell EMC

Good collaboration leads to better work. Giving artists the tools to collaborate is one of the ways of making the post-production workflow more manageable and predictable.

Report Finds Most Cloud Security Issues Left Unaddressed

DevOps.com

Accurics, a provider of a platform for assessing the security of cloud computing environments, has published a report that finds that even once discovered, only 4% of issues reported in cloud production environments are addressed.

DevOps Your Skill: End-to-End Tests

Dzone - DevOps

This type of test allows us to verify if the interaction of the software components in our Alexa Skill, such as, VUI, lambda, or if a database works as expected. In summary, end-to-end testing tests the application's ability to satisfy all the requests that the end-user can make.

5 Signs It's Time to Replace Your Homegrown Analytics

If you built your analytics in house, chances are your basic features are no longer enough for your end users. Is it time to move on to a more robust analytics solution with more advanced capabilities? Follow this free guide for tips on making the build to buy transition.