October, 2020

Why Agile Transformations sometimes fail

Scrum.org

Based on my experience working in agile environments since 2010, I did some research and had general observations on the topic. Regardless of the business domains or product area, there are some common rules that may devastate your efforts toward agility. .

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What is the Role of a Solutions Architect

Anastasiia Hibaieva

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Improving Postgres Connection Scalability: Snapshots

The Citus Data

I recently analyzed the limits of connection scalability , to understand the most effective way to improve Postgres’ handling of large numbers of connections, and why that is important. I concluded. that the most pressing issue is snapshot scalability.

The Shape of Things to Come: What’s the Future of Computer Programming?

The Crazy Programmer

What will computer programming look like in the future? Will, there even be programming jobs, and what will they entail? Is there still a point to going into a computer programming career? These questions are weighing heavily on the minds of both established programmers and newcomers to the field.

The 7 Ways to Source and Attract Diverse Technology Talent

Just talking about diversity and inclusion won’t move the needle. Diversity, equity, and inclusion efforts are at the forefront for organizations looking to recruit and retain top talent, but nowhere does this remain more of a challenge and opportunity than in the tech sector. In this guide, we provide seven strategies organizations can use to source and attract diverse tech talent.

Centripetal wins historic $2.6-$3.2 Bil vs. Cisco Systems; largest US patent infringement award to date

CTOvision

Editor’s note: I am proud to say I have a history with Centripetal Networks serving on their board and then later as an advisor. It was horrible to learn that […]. CTO Cyber War News Centripetal Networks

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Thoughts writing a Google App script

Martin Fowler

Recently a friend of mine asked for a simple program that would correlate some data drawn from a couple of online services. I decided the best way to do this for him would be to use a google spreadsheet as the host, putting the code into the spreadsheet's script area. I'm no expert in Google App Script, but the exercise led to a few observations, which I feel compelled to share.

5 Dos And Don’ts During The Sprint Planning

Scrum.org

I got the idea of writing this blog while hosting a webinar on the same topics when multiple people told us to document our discussion. Originally I posted this blog on Agilemania , and you can check our upcoming webinars there.

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Blacklight tracks the website trackers

The Parallax

Amy Jessel made the conscious decision not to buy Facebook or Google ads to promote her nonprofit company, ShapingYouth.

How Is Building Websites Different For iOS Users When Compared To Windows Users?

The Crazy Programmer

Maybe you’ve thought of building an iOS app or a website for windows users but can’t decide how to go about it. The truth of the matter is, what you build for your audience will largely depend on your requirements and various business specifications.

Deliver Effective Online Education and Events Your Members Will Love

This guide identifies the biggest challenges for associations moving their training online and provides practical solutions so that you can hit the ground running. Download now to keep your members engaged and growing even in times of COVID-19.

How to Pinpoint Rogue IoT Devices on Your Network

CTOvision

Read Kelly Sheridan take a look at the rogue Internet of Things devices on networks that can cause great misery on Dark Reading: A Raspberry Pi floating on your network […].

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The Value of Caring Tasks in Our Environment

Agile Alliance

The post The Value of Caring Tasks in Our Environment first appeared on Agile Alliance. Process agile development kaizen tdd technical debt video

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Chaos Engineering as management practice

Xebia

Chaos Engineering is perceived as a technical practice. However, it can be leveraged as a management practice to create a safe environment for individuals and teams. It is one of the practices that an organisation can leverage to be anti-fragile.

Five reasons why Scrum is not helping in getting twice the work done in half the time

Scrum.org

I originally published this blog on Medium and reposting it here again. You can read the original post here. When I saw the book “Art of doing twice the work in the half time,” Dr. Jeff Sutherland wrote, my reaction was like how someone can claim that?

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Open Source & Open Standards: Navigating the Intricacies of a Symbiotic Partnership

Speaker: Guy Martin, Executive Director of OASIS Open

The COVID-19 global pandemic has raised the already bright visibility of technology to an even higher level. Join Guy Martin, Executive Director at OASIS Open, as he presents this webinar that will discuss how we can make open source and open standards even more effective by helping them recapture their strong partnership.

Three Signs of Resistance That Are Really Engagement

Change Starts Here

People respond in a lot of different ways when they encounter change. When we are the one trying to implement that change, some of the responses can be frustrating, especially when they seem to challenge us. When that happens, we usually call it resistance.

DocRaptor Review – HTML to PDF API

The Crazy Programmer

Here, in this article, we’ll review the DocRaptor tool, an HTML to PDF API converter. The DocRaptor review will briefly discuss how it works with Python, some code examples, features, benefits, and perhaps pros and cons. What is the DocRaptor Tool?

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The Next Generation Of Artificial Intelligence

CTOvision

Read Rob Toews take a look at the future of artificial intelligence on Forbes: The field of artificial intelligence moves fast. It has only been 8 years since the modern […].

The Systems Approach in Organizational Transformations

Agile Alliance

I had the pleasure of interviewing Maica Trinidad, who is an anthropologist by training and an Agilist by vocation. People agile transformation business agility organizational development video

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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.

Scrum Guide Release 2020 – Scrum Guide Celebrates 25

scruminc

2020 Scrum Guide Launch. Celebrating 25 Years of Scrum. Join Dr. Jeff Sutherland and Ken Schwaber for a live event featuring the release of the updated Scrum Guide and celebrating 25 years of Scrum. Save Your Spot. Key Changes.

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[Mythbusting] How To Calculate The Buffer For The Unplanned Work In The Sprint?

Scrum.org

What's good awesome people? I hope you are enjoying your weekend so far. The question that I received a lot lately in related to my three previous vlogs is: "how do we calculate the buffer for the unplanned work that may emerge in the middle of the Sprint?".

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SREs: Stop Asking Your Product Managers for SLOs

DevOps.com

One of the fundamental premises of software reliability engineering is that you should base your reliability goals—i.e., your service level objectives (SLOs)—on the level of service that keeps your customers happy.

5 Best Universities to Study Computer Science

The Crazy Programmer

These days, software engineering and creating computer programs are need regions, for which numerous understudies pick foreign instruction. Schools the world over offer understudies state-of-the-art coding courses that coordinate the most recent industry patterns and genuine understudy needs.

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Leading Advertising and Analytics Company Outperforms With a Graph Database

Xandr, a division of AT&T, has built an identity graph that connects information on people, households, and more. The company is using this graph to provide advertisers an ability to deliver commercials more successfully than ever before. Learn more.

How big data and IoT connection has transformed the automotive industry

CTOvision

Read Alex M and Ramesh A explain how big data and the Internet of Things connected devices are changing the automotive sector on Financial Express: Internet of Things (IoT) makes […].

Continuous Delivery in a Restaurant

Agile Alliance

What value are you delivering? A few days ago I spoke with Vasco Duarte & Johanna Rothman about delivering a product into production with defects and the resulting time it took with fixing these defects.

Location Data and Analytics for COVID-19 - A Zaloni Resource

Zaloni

The Power of Transparency

Scrum.org

Transparency is critical for agility, but often the power of transparency is challenged by long-hold cultural norms. This article shares examples of the power of transparency and how it can be used to create breakthroughs in performance. Situation.

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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.

How to Successfully Integrate Security and DevOps

DevOps.com

As digitalization transforms industries and business models, organizations increasingly are adopting modern software engineering practices such as DevOps and agile to become competitive in the modern marketplace.

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How Long Does it Take to Learn to Code? – Things to Know Before Starting

The Crazy Programmer

Everyone who is now a seasoned coder started out on the same path: they were beginners with zero knowledge and they know it can be very frustrating during the initial stages. Many people tend to give up easily when they start learning to code. It can be overwhelming and unbearable at times.

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Gain Decision Advantage With Innovative Enterprise Software

CTOvision

For over 10 years CTOvision has consistently provided strategic context on the nature of technology and how to best leverage it for your personal and business objectives. We maintain the […]. CTO News