July, 2022

Being Agile vs. doing Agile – what’s the difference?

Agile Alliance

Companies of all sizes are racing to adopt Agile ways of working. But, to truly reap the benefits of Agile methodology, organizations need to shift from ‘doing’ Agile to 'being' Agile. The post Being Agile vs. doing Agile – what’s the difference? first appeared on Agile Alliance.

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Types of Ciphers in Cryptography

The Crazy Programmer

Cryptography is the study of data security through Encryption technique, which describe the encryption process and techniques used. A cipher is an algorithm which is used to encrypt or decrypt the data. Plain text is converted in cipher text with help of this.


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Myth Busting: 5 Misconceptions About FinOps


Over the years, moves to the cloud have happened in several different ways and at various speeds. The reality is that today most enterprises are spending massive amounts on their cloud environments, and many teams are struggling to contend with the governance implications of this reality.

Curiosity at Work: 5 Opportunities to Show Up a Bit More Curious

Let's Grow Leaders

I am a HUGE proponent of showing up with genuine curiosity at work. Need to have a performance feedback conversation with an under-performing employee? There’s no better place to start than with curiosity. Need a solution to a seemingly no-win scenario with a customer?

The Executive's Guide to Empathy-Driven ROI

In this guide from UserTesting, learn why empathy is at the heart of your organization's success, and how to promote a more customer-centric culture that's constantly testing its products, services, and messaging to ensure a strong connection with customers.

Why is Now The Perfect Timing for Digital Transformation in Financial Services?

OTS Solutions

Nowadays, Financial organizations are at the peak of their business transformation. Several financial businesses have launched their apps to compete in this digital transformation in financial services. The financial services industry has traditionally been a slow adopter of modern technology.

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5 quick tips for successful Agile outcomes

Agile Alliance

Product Ownership Analysis or POA is a researched and studied discipline with a set of practices, processes, and procedures to create successful outcomes. Here are five quick tips to add to your toolkit. The post 5 quick tips for successful Agile outcomes first appeared on Agile Alliance.

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Dennis Ritchie Biography

The Crazy Programmer

Dennis Ritchie, a computer scientist is most popularly known for creating the C programming language. Dennis grew up in Brooklyn, New York, and attended ‘Summit High School’ in Summit, New Jersey. He was a star student in the classroom, earning consistently good grades.

Number one reason why StartUps fail when scaling


The post Number one reason why StartUps fail when scaling appeared first on Organisational Mastery


How Leaders Can Find the Win in No-Win Scenarios

Let's Grow Leaders

How do you lead through situations when it feels like everything is a no-win scenario? No-win scenarios are tough, sure, but they’re also a chance to distinguish yourself, learn people’s trust, and for innovation.

Digital Transformation: The New Product

Speaker: Michael Cardy - Red Hat Chief Strategist, Jason Tanner - CEO of Applied Frameworks, and Mike Mace - VP of Market Strategy at UserTesting

Join us to learn how companies mitigate risks through usability testing and real-time qualitative feedback from customers to efficiently launch and develop digital products.

How Have Mobile And Digital Apps Changed The Financial Services Industry?

OTS Solutions

The financial services industry has changed a lot in the last few years due to innovations in mobile and digital apps and modern technology has made it easier for individuals to invest and borrow money. The technology also makes it easier for banks to process transactions and manage their operations.

5 Must-Read Books for Apprentice Software Developers ??


Which books should you read as a software developer? These five titles will give you a great start. Software Developers Should Read the Right Books. Great, you’re reading books! Doing so puts you ahead of the game by a mile right there.

Belonging and Healing: Creating Awesomeness for yourself and others

Agile Alliance

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Python Check if String is Integer

The Crazy Programmer

In this article, we will write a program in python that will check if a string is an integer or not. We will create a function that will take a string as input and returns a Boolean value (true or false) based on the condition if it is an integer or not.

The Top 5 Business Outcomes Companies Can Achieve From Monitoring Consolidation

In this eBook, learn what the top five business outcomes are that organizations see when leveraging Datadog's end-to-end monitoring tool.

Legacy Displacement: Revert to Source

Martin Fowler

Legacy systems often act as integration hubs, ingesting source data to pass on to downstream systems. A new downstream system can decouple itself from legacy by finding the source of data to the legacy and integrating directly to that instead.

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How to Be Less Negative – and Still Be Yourself

Let's Grow Leaders

Learning How to Be Less Negative Will Make You More Effective. When your team or supervisor thinks of you as a negative person, you’re less likely to be invited to conversations where you would have valuable contributions to make.

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Giving back : Considerations for a new Product Owner


Following on from my previous post ( Considerations for a new Scrum Master ) this blog aims to help those just starting out as a Product Owner. Like my previous blog - the following items are in no particular order of preference.


Getting Your IoT Projects Off The Ground By Building On Azure


With the popularity of the Internet of Things, new proof of concepts and prototypes are starting everywhere. If you’re contemplating getting started with IoT or need a nudge in the right direction, this article will highlight some great options to get you started.

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How Collecting and Managing the Voice of the Customer Will Strengthen Your Product

Product teams strive to incorporate customers’ needs in everything they build, but this can’t be done without clear strategy, processes, and feedback loops in place. In this eBook, you'll learn how to build a robust voice of the customer program.

A Framework for Expanding from Agility to Self-Reliant and Resilient Organizations

Agile Alliance

Expanding from Agility into organizational self-reliance and resilience is a far more desirable outcome than simply “going Agile.”. The post A Framework for Expanding from Agility to Self-Reliant and Resilient Organizations first appeared on Agile Alliance. The Alliance Featured

How to Pass CompTIA SY0-601 Exam 2022? – Best Security+ Dumps Guide Material

The Crazy Programmer

SY0-601 + CompTIA Security Certification is the entry level IT exam for candidates who want to earn cybersecurity knowledge. The learning path of the complete exam is divided into various domains.

How DevOps Teams Can Defend Against API Attacks


Remember when ransomware was the main security threat that DevOps teams needed to worry about? Those days are over.

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How to Lead Through a No-Win Scenario

Let's Grow Leaders

There will be times when you face outcomes you intensely dislike. A seeming no-win scenario is also a chance to distinguish yourself, earn people’s trust, and innovate. Here are seven ways to lead through these tough circumstances, build your credibility, and sleep well at night: Reframe.

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Mitigating Risk in Digital Product Development

This guide from UserTesting will show you how digital product teams reduce risk, manage cost, and stay competitive by quickly innovating and iterating digital product development through utilizing human insight.

Empiricism is not just a fancy word


I confess that the first time someone told me that Scrum is based upon empiricism, I thought they were a little pretentious. After all, it’s a five-syllable word for a framework with only five events. Why make it so complicated? .


How to Create a Compelling Narrative That Connects with Senior Execs

Scott Elbin

One of the leadership communications distinctions I’ve been thinking about a lot this year is the difference between communications that are episodic and those that are longitudinal.

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Data-Driven product management: how your business profits

Agile Alliance

In navigating new, unprecedented change, disruption, and fluidity, teams simply can’t rely on guesswork and second-hand interpretations. To succeed, teams need to embrace data-driven product management.

Bjarne Stroustrup Biography

The Crazy Programmer

Bjarne Stroustrup, a Danish computer scientist, was born in Copenhagen on December 30, 1950. His contributions to the C++ programming language and its implementation earned him the lion’s share of his fame.

Modernizing Workloads with the Cloud: How to Improve Performance & Reduce Costs

In this eBook, you’ll learn how to migrate workloads to Azure and optimize performance for your serverless and containerized applications in Azure.

Simplifying DevOps and Infrastructure-as-Code (IaC)


Let’s face it, tools for infrastructure-as-code (IaC) configuration management may be vital, but they’re difficult to use. But what if it’s not so much the tools themselves as it is our understanding of them?

“I’ve Got This” How to Help Resistant Leaders Embrace New Learning

Let's Grow Leaders

“Karin, Do you know what’s really interesting? The managers on my team who need leadership training the most, are often the ones who are most resistant to learning. They say, “oh you, know what? I’ve got it handled. I don’t have time for that, and I don’t need it.

The Product Goal explained


Product Goals were added to the 2020 version of the Scrum Guide. The idea of incorporating this concept was to emphasize the importance of having a longer-term goal than a Sprint Goal. The Product Goal is a reflection of the product vision, the bridge between Sprints and the vision.