Sat.Mar 16, 2019 - Fri.Mar 22, 2019

Application Errors: Are They Costing You More Than You Thought?

OverOps

You can figure out how much errors cost when they crash your application, but what about other errors and issues that are caught and known? They might end up costing you even more.

IT x (OT + IT) = IoT as a Service

Beyond B2B

As Internet of Things technology becomes increasingly accessible, companies may find that they lose control of their IoT projects – and the data. IoT cumulocity Iot

IoT 97

Why are Soft Skills so Hard to Develop?

Scrum.org

In today’s complex ever-changing work, we need to make full use of the collective intelligence of the whole team, even if the whole organization to be able to solve and deliver on these needs. Collective intelligence is more than the sum of the individuals.

Tips for Secure Programming and Coding

The Crazy Programmer

While security has always been a concern for individuals and companies online, today this is more true now than ever. Hacks and data breaches are skyrocketing and hundreds of millions of people are being compromised every year.

Encouraging Innovation in an Established Product Culture

Speaker: Richard Cardran, Chief Creative Officer and VP Strategy, HIA Technologies

Innovation is both a process and an outcome. The place to begin innovating your products and services is by first bringing innovation to your internal process. We'll explore the innovation process including the challenges, solutions, and hands-on techniques for becoming a successful "agent of change" within a well-established product culture. We'll examine the importance of UX and user-centric feature analysis, the adaptation of Agile Methodologies to the creative process as well as a way to drive successful culture change for setting expectations and winning approvals with cross-functional stakeholders. Innovation and Leadership go hand in hand. Join Richard Cardran, Chief Creative Officer and VP Strategy, HIA Technologies, as we assess some case studies and see how to lead with a clear strategy, well-defined tactics, and an unbiased 360 understanding of perhaps the most fundamental question of all; "why are you innovating?"

Flexbox layout with Angular and Flex-Layout

NeverFriday

What are you using to create a grid layout with Angular? Whatever it is, Bootstrap or Material or something else, you should try the CSS flexbox layout system instead. Using the flex-layout Angular module you can create a responsive web app effortlessly.

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Getting to 85 - Agile Metrics with ActionableAgile Part 3

Scrum.org

In the first part of Getting to 85 – Agile Metrics with ActionableAgile we looked at the Cycle Time Scatterplot created by ActionableAgile software. That piece also discussed some ideas the scatter plot could bring about and conversations that potentially might occur.

Automating ethics

O'Reilly Media - Ideas

Machines will need to make ethical decisions, and we will be responsible for those decisions. We are surrounded by systems that make ethical decisions: systems approving loans, trading stocks, forwarding news articles, recommending jail sentences, and much more.

5 Practices That Will Help Drive Successful Robotic Process Automation Deployments

DevOps.com

Enterprises have begun to invest considerably in robotic process automation (RPA) in recent years. RPA is one of the critical technologies that enterprises now are leveraging to automate their business processes to make their businesses more agile and efficient.

Agile 113

A Day In The Life Of A ScrumMaster

3back

The daily life of a Scrum Master [1] is anything but mundane. Play along with one Scrum Master as she facilitates, coaches, and runs interference all in the name of becoming a Well-Formed Team [2]. Download a PDF Version of This Infographic.

TDD 158

Get Growth With Partner Integrations

Speaker: Mandy Howard, Product Manager, ServiceTitan

Once your SaaS product hits a certain level of revenue, you'll need to change things up to move past the plateau. One of the ways to do this is to move past your core product and introduce new business streams. If you're strategic about your integrations, you can strengthen your ties to your target market. Join Mandy Howard, Product Manager at ServiceTitan, as she takes you through the three key questions that you need to answer to grow your product with the right partner integrations. Whether you're a start-up, or working on a new product in an enterprise environment, you'll learn how to push through to a new level of growth.

Getting to 85 - Agile Metrics with ActionableAgile

Scrum.org

The topic of Agile Metrics inevitably comes up in many situations and conversations. I have been hiring Scrum Masters lately. One of my screening questions read, “What standard metrics would you track if any and for what purpose?”

Proposals for model vulnerability and security

O'Reilly Media - Ideas

Apply fair and private models, white-hat and forensic model debugging, and common sense to protect machine learning models from malicious actors. Like many others, I’ve known for some time that machine learning models themselves could pose security risks.

DevOps: Assessing Behavior Flows Through an Organization

DevOps.com

I’ll admit it, this article is a little strange. It is an experiment. But DevOps is all about experimentation, right? This article explores how information and behaviors in fact “flow” through an organization. It is based upon my observations with literally hundreds of DevOps teams.

DevOps 106

Scrum Inc. Japan – A New Hope

scruminc

Scrum Inc. Japan – A New Hope. by Avi Schneier | March 18, 2019 | Blog. On March 8, 2019, in Tokyo Japan, I attended the press conference for the formation of Scrum Inc.’s s new joint venture, Scrum Inc. Japan. Scrum Inc.

SCRUM 104

Measure the Immeasurable: Beyond Vanity Metrics

Speaker: Sari Harrison, Product Management Instructor, Product School

As a product manager, it's your job to realize your product’s vision by executing your chosen strategy. It’s also your job to deliver value to the business. Ultimately, these two outcomes are aligned so the temptation is to focus primarily on business metrics. Doing this can cause you to lose focus on the real value you are trying to achieve, in favor of moving the vanity metrics such as launches and time spent. Join Sari Harrison, Product Management Instructor at Product School, as she explains how to use immeasurable success criteria along with your more standard KPIs to deliver products that don't just get used a lot, but deliver real value.

Getting to 85 - Agile Metrics with ActionableAgile (p. 2)

Scrum.org

In the first part of Getting to 85 – Agile Metrics with ActionableAgile we looked at the Cycle Time Scatterplot as generated by ActionableAgile software. That piece also discussed some ideas the scatter plot could bring about and conversations that potentially might occur.

Velocity 2019 will focus on the rise of cloud native infrastructure

O'Reilly Media - Ideas

Organizations that want all of the speed, agility, and savings the cloud provides are embracing a cloud native approach.

Blameless Launches DevOps Platform Based on SRE Principles

DevOps.com

Blameless has emerged from stealth to launch a platform for managing DevOps based on the site reliability engineering (SRE) best practices defined by Google.

DevOps 103

Heuristics on approaching Example Mapping

Xebia

While Bruno Boucard, Thomas Pierrain, and I were preparing our DDDEurope 2019 workshop, we discussed how to approach Example Mapping. For the workshop, we were combining EventStorming and Example Mapping to go from problem space to solution space. The way I have been approaching Example Mapping was slightly different then Thomas and Bruno did. Mine followed […]. The post Heuristics on approaching Example Mapping appeared first on Xebia Blog. Design heuristics Example Mapping

Embedding Operational Reports: Everything Product Managers Should Know

Speaker: Dean Yao, Sr. Director of Product Marketing, Logi Analytics

Businesses are run with analytics - but companies continue to struggle with interpreting, analyzing, and distributing data. Operational reports help get information to the people who need it most, in formats they understand, and in a timeframe that matters. Join the webinar to learn how embedding operational reports can give your users a precisely formatted, ready-to-analyze view of their operational activities. World-class software teams are embedding operational reports to empower end users with interactive data visualizations, detailed information, and highly precise formats that can be shared via email, PDF, print, or online.

WIP - Work in.What?

Scrum.org

Scrum and Kanban are a great combination. With this insight more and more Scrum Teams become aware of terms and phrases used in Kanban. Like 'WIP'. When I have used this acronym in the past I have read it as 'work in progress'. In his book 'The Goal' Eliyahu M. Goldratt consequently uses 'work in process'. I realized this but didn't give it much thought. This week, though, I discussed WIP with a colleague and we talked about the difference of 'work in progress' and 'work in process'.

SCRUM 185

Thank You to Our Customers: Tenable Recognized as a March 2019 Gartner Peer Insights Customers’ Choice

Tenable

Thank you to all the customers who took the time to share your experience working with Tenable, and for trusting us to help you understand and reduce your cybersecurity risk. At Tenable, our customers are at the heart of what we do.

The 5 Core Principles of Lean Management

DevOps.com

Lean project management is rooted in cost-saving manufacturing methodologies. The ultimate goal of lean methodology is to reduce waste.

Containers: Fueling Your Move to DevSecOps

Palo Alto Networks

The rapid adoption of containers in the enterprise represents a unique opportunity to shift security left. As a security leader, are you taking advantage of this opportunity? In a previous post , we discussed the intrinsic link between containers and public cloud.

How To Launch A Feature To Maximize Growth

Speaker: Brian Balfour, CEO, Reforge

Have you ever been part of a launch that, despite everyone's hard work, was more like a balloon deflating than a rocket taking off? It turns out that some of the most popular product and feature launch tactics can be counterproductive to achieving sustainable growth. Brian Balfour, Founder and CEO of Reforge, has taken a close look at these practices to figure out just why they can slow - or even hurt - growth. Now, he has a repeatable model for you to use in your next launches to get the growth you're looking for.

WIP - Work in. what?

Scrum.org

Scrum and Kanban are a great combination. With this insight more and more Scrum Teams become aware of terms and phrases used in Kanban. Like 'WIP'. When I have used this acronym in the past I have read it as 'work in progress'. In his book 'The Goal' Eliyahu M. Goldratt consequently uses 'work in process'. I realized this but didn't give it much thought. This week, though, I discussed WIP with a colleague and we talked about the difference of 'work in progress' and 'work in process'.

SCRUM 152

5G: Is it Hype? …Or Crucial for IoT?

Beyond B2B

G iven the media messages around 5G, it looks like it is the most important upcoming technology ever. At the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, there were lots of interesting announcements about 5G use cases for many market domains shown by the telecom operators. telecommunications cumulocity Iot

IoT 95

Why Unikernels Are Great for DevOps

DevOps.com

DevOps tooling seems to be in a never-ending state of self-transformation. The continuing evolution of infrastructure and the tools that go with it are forever creating new ecosystems.

Canary in a Coal Mine: How Tech Provides Platforms for Hate

A List Apart

As I write this, the world is sending its thoughts and prayers to our Muslim cousins.

Build Delightful Products with Customer Validation

Speaker: John Little, Head of Product Marketing, Centercode

When it comes to delivering a solid product/market fit, customer validation is key. After all, you want to provide customers with a product that not only fills the need, but is delightful -- right? To get there, you need to commit to a vital blend of market research, strategy, and user testing. Join John Little, Head of Product Marketing at Centercode, as he explains a two-part approach to customer validation. First, how do you strategically identify your top product areas that need attention prior to release. And second, how do you turn user data into strategic priorities that help the right teams make the right decisions.

The Lazy Programmer’s Guide to Web Scrapers

Stackery

I am a proud lazy programmer. This means that if I can automate a task, I will absolutely do it. Especially if it means I can avoid doing the same thing more than once.

The fundamental problem with Silicon Valley’s favorite growth strategy

O'Reilly Media - Ideas

Our entire economy seems to have forgotten that workers are also consumers, and suppliers are also customers. The pursuit of monopoly has led Silicon Valley astray. Look no further than the race between Lyft and Uber to dominate the online ride-hailing market.

How DevOps Orchestration and Feedback Loops Can Enhance Your DevOps Pipeline

DevOps.com

DevOps orchestration and feedback loops can significantly impact and improve your organization’s delivery pipeline. In this post, we’ll define and illuminate the importance of DevOps orchestration and feedback loops, and how together they can make a difference in your pipeline.