May, 2021

4 Things I Like About Microservices

Henrik Warne

Microservices have gone through a complete hype cycle. From being hailed as the one true way to build systems, to a backlash where they are often considered too difficult and complex. In a way though, they are like most technology – there are trade-offs.

Five ways to Spot Fake Scrum

Fake Scrum is around us everywhere we go. It's unavoidable. Just look on the internet lookup fake Scrum right now and you're going to find all kinds of interesting articles that describe Scrum in very weird ways. There are at least five ways you can tell if you've got fake Scrum going on. .


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Data Lake vs Data Warehouse

The Crazy Programmer

Companies everywhere are handling more data than ever and all these terabytes of data need to be stored somewhere. Should you store the data in a database, a data warehouse, or a data lake? How do you know what is best for your company?

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The US Cyber Games: More Important For Humanity Than The Olympics


I love the Olympics. They are a source of hope for a future when nation’s will spend more time collaborating on how to achieve a more prosperous future where human rights and liberty is universally accepted.

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A Training Company’s Guide to Selecting an eLearning Platform

Training companies have an opportunity to embrace the change and create meaningful change in their organizations by moving online. Discover the advantages of a digital-first approach, using an eLearning platform.

The Intersection of Change Management and Design Thinking

Change Starts Here

I’ve recently partnered with DesignThinkers Group, USA to explore how the disciplines of Design Thinking and Change Management can expand the impact of both. This Venn diagram highlights some of the similarities and differences between Design Thinking and Change Management.

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The Blight of Soul-Crushing Useless Negative Feedback

Let's Grow Leaders

Don’t let useless negative feedback sap your team’s motivation. Negative feedback is destructive and all-too-common. There are three common problems that erode the power of these conversations. . My phone buzzed with a text message from Amena, a junior manager.

YDS: Planned vs Actual is a TERRIBLE Metric for Scrum Teams!

On today’s episode of YOUR DAILY SCRUM: Planned vs Actual is a TERRIBLE Metric for Scrum Teams! Today's we explore "Planned vs Actual" and discuss why it's such a terrible metric for Scrum Teams.

10 Best Chairs for Programming in India 2021

The Crazy Programmer

Are you looking for a list of the best chairs for programming? Here, in this article, we have come up with a list of the 10 best chairs for programming in India since we care for your wellbeing.

IBM hybrid cloud, AI offerings ease data integration


Read explain how the IBM – Palantir Technologies, Inc.

Insiders' Guide to Self-Service Analytics

Self-service analytics are vital for how your users interact and engage with your application. As you explore analytics solutions for your application, see why self-service analytics can prove critical to the adoption and stickiness of your application.

A/B Testing with Netlify


Find out how to set up A/B testing with Netlify. The post A/B Testing with Netlify appeared first on Xebia Blog. Development Devops Software Development Testing Uncategorized

The Changing Role of the Agile Coach

Agile Alliance

India’s COVID-19 Crisis – A Crisis For Everyone

CEO Insider

As per the Ministry of Health and Welfare’s latest data, India has 3,268,710 active coronavirus cases. As of Friday night, close to 211,853 people have died in the country. This is an international public health emergency impacting millions. India makes up for 1.36

Four Scrum Master Success Principles

Contrary to popular belief, the Scrum Master success principles are tangible, when we guide the analysis with an outside perspective.


The History of the Word "Hacker"

According to one of the best English etymological dictionaries available, the word "hacker", with the sense of evil/good and brilliant computer programmer, was born in the halls of MIT. This fact alone reminds us that culture and words begin in actual places. At that time, to hack code, or hack out code, had a negative connotation. Where did this come from? Read this eBook to learn how the word "hacker" has evolved.

Dutch National Flag Problem

The Crazy Programmer

In this article, we will look into an interesting problem asked in many coding interviews related to arrays: Dutch National Flag Problem. We will discuss the problem, the intuition behind it, and the application of the algorithm in certain scenarios.

NASDAQ Blog: Palantir Is Poised to Win More Commercial Clients


Read why Craig Adeyanju says that Palantir Technologies, Inc is poised to win more commercial clients in near term on Nasdaq Blog : Shares of Palantir Technologies have shed over 27% of their value since Feb. 12 when I last wrote about the artificial intelligence company.

Unlimited versions of your site with Netlify


Remember when we used to have a production, acceptance testing, integration and development version of a site? And that we struggled to get an extra environment from IT just so our customers could test our work? Those days are over. Below I’ll show how to set up deploys for every branch. Or every commit. And […]. The post Unlimited versions of your site with Netlify appeared first on Xebia Blog. Continuous Delivery Devops Software Development Uncategorized

Agile2021: Better Together

Agile Alliance

In this podcast, Howard Sublett and I chat about how Agile Alliance and Scrum Alliance are working together this year to create a one-of-a-kind experience for the Agile community.

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Realizing the Benefits of Automated Machine Learning

How are organizations using machine learning and artificial intelligence (AI) to derive business value? Renowned author and professor Tom Davenport explains the rise of automated machine learning, its benefits, and success stories from businesses that are already using it.

Why Digital Accessibility Matters for Nonprofits


What is digital accessibility and why is it important to nonprofit organizations and their communities? This post will explore the importance of accessibility in web and other digital communications as it relates to a nonprofit's ability to serve beneficiaries and to communicate with donors.

Don't Be A Comfortable Scrum Master!

At a recent Professional Scrum Master II class, I asked the group to write down some learnings from the class that may help other Scrum Masters.


Advantages and Disadvantages of Array

The Crazy Programmer

In this article, we will take a look at the advantages and disadvantages of one of the most basic data structures in programming – Arrays. But before that, let us have a brief understanding of what arrays are.

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Bitcoin will soon be available through hundreds of US banks in a partnership with crypto firm NYDIG, report says


Bitcoin will become available to customers of hundreds of banks in the US this year, according to a CNBC report Wednesday.

Cloud-Scale Monitoring With AWS and Datadog

In this eBook, find out the benefits and complexities of migrating workloads to AWS, and services that AWS offers for containers and serverless computing.

(Part 2) Essential Questions To Ask When Interviewing Developers In 2021

Hacker Earth Developers Blog

The first part of this blog stresses the importance of asking the right technical interview questions to assess a candidate’s coding skills. But that alone is not enough. If you want to hire the crème de la crème of the developer talent out there, you have to look for a well-rounded candidate. .

Joy, Inc. in Japan! How I Built a Joy Dojo in the Land Where Kaizen was Born

Agile Alliance


Elon Musk and SNL: Scammers Steal Over $10 Million in Fake Bitcoin, Ethereum and Dogecoin Crypto Giveaways


In the run up to Elon Musk hosting NBC’s Saturday Night Live and the potential mention of Dogecoin on the show, scammers quickly capitalized on his appearance by promoting fake giveaways on Twitter and YouTube. Background. On May 8, Elon Musk hosted NBC’s Saturday Night Live.

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YDS: When Does UAT Happen in Scrum?

On today’s episode of YOUR DAILY SCRUM: When does UAT happen in Scrum? Today's question is all about User Acceptance Testing (UAT). UAT is an anti-pattern in Scrum. There.we said it. It's just a bad idea. You're creating a phase gate that makes your agile practices look a lot like a waterfall.


Building Evolvable Architectures

Speaker: Dr. Rebecca Parsons, CTO of ThoughtWorks

The software development ecosystem exists in a state of dynamic equilibrium, where any new tool, framework, or technique leads to disruption and the establishment of a new equilibrium. Predictability is impossible when the foundation architects plan against is constantly changing in unexpected ways. It’s no surprise many CIOs and CTOs are struggling to adapt, in part because their architecture isn’t equipped to evolve. This webinar will discuss what’s at stake if companies continue to use long term architecture plans.

Top 5 Outsourcing Web Design and Development Benefits

The Crazy Programmer

Run a startup and need a cool website or have a new project that requires web design & development? Either way, first thing you have to decide: whether to hire the specialists yourself or find a great outsource company to delegate it to them.

Using Attack, Detect and Respond Tools To Mature Cybersecurity


Security can be enhanced and major risks mitigated by realistic threat emulation. This is needed now more than ever. Professionals in the security community except it as a given that we should all raise defenses, but prepare for breach.

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Automating CDP Private Cloud Installations with Ansible


The introduction of CDP Public Cloud has dramatically reduced the time in which you can be up and running with Cloudera’s latest technologies, be it with containerised Data Warehouse , Machine Learning , Operational Database or Data Engineering experiences or the multi-purpose VM-based Data Hub style of deployment.

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