Sat.Sep 19, 2020 - Fri.Sep 25, 2020

If something is too complex to understand, it must be wrong

Xebia

Recently, I was invited for a podcast interview by my brilliant colleague João Rosa. It was my first podcast interview (yes I was excited and nervous), and it has been keeping my mind busy ever since I received that calendar invite.

Creating an IT Contingency Plan at Your Nonprofit

TechSoup

As COVID-19 continues to affect our world in unprecedented ways, many nonprofits are settling into a "new normal" that may persist for months — or even years. For some organizations, a distributed, remote workforce will remain in place even once restrictions are lifted.

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IT Architects Are Critical to Bringing Hyper-Agility to Organizations’ AI Strategy

Dataiku

In “Driving ROI Through AI,” a recent benchmarking study with input from over 1,200 executives, 38% of respondents cited making sure their IT architecture and data management system can support AI as the most important lesson learned in implementing advanced AI within their organization.

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Don't Compare Averages

Martin Fowler

In business meetings, it's common to compare groups of numbers by comparing their averages. But doing so often hides important information in the distribution of the numbers in those groups. There are a number of data visualizations that shine a light on this information.

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Are Your Embedded Analytics DevOps-Friendly?

Does your analytics solution work with your current tech stack and DevOps practices? If not, any update to the analytics could increase deployment complexity and become difficult to maintain. Learn the 5 elements of a DevOps-friendly embedded analytics solution.

11 Proven Stakeholder Communication Tactics

Scrum.org

TL; DR: 11 Proven Stakeholder Communication Tactics. Stakeholder communication: It is simply not enough for an agile product development organization to create great code and ship the resulting product like a clockwork.

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How to target passive candidates and build talent pools proactively

Hacker Earth Developers Blog

Talent management deserves as much focus as financial capital management in corporations. – Jack Welch, Chairman & CEO, General Electric.

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OverOps + Microsoft: Triage New and Critical Errors With Azure Boards [Part 2]

OverOps

This second post in our Microsoft + OverOps blog series breaks down how to streamline your troubleshooting process with our new Azure DevOps integration. One thing we’ve learned here at OverOps over the years is that the last thing developers want is yet another dashboard.

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Sprint Goal en Scrum

Scrum.org

El compromiso del equipo de desarrollo durante el Sprint es lograr el Sprint Goal y con ello el impacto en los clientes y en el negocio. El éxito del Sprint está asociado al logro de este objetivo y a los cambios en el comportamiento de los clientes que se puede provocar con el uso del producto.

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Rare Joint Announcement by The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) and the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) Should Be Read By All

CTOvision

It is pretty rare that the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) and the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) issue a joint statement. The one they just put out is […]. CTO Cyber War News

5 Things a Data Scientist Can Do to Stay Current

DataRobot together with Snowflake – a leading cloud data platform provider — is helping data scientists stay current with the latest technology and data science best practices so that they can excel in an increasingly AI-driven workplace. Five Things a Data Scientist Can Do to Stay Current offers data scientists guidance for thriving in AI-driven enterprises.

This is Recruiting: How to Develop a Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Initiative

Hacker Earth Developers Blog

This is Recruiting: How to Develop a Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Initiative. When we listen and celebrate what is both common and different, we become wiser, more inclusive, and better as an organization. ” — Pat Wadors. At Hackerearth we believe that skills do not discriminate.

Top 8 Web Design Trends in 2020

The Crazy Programmer

Web designers are always on the lookout for newer trends. Every year, they are pushing their limits and discovering different ways to approach designing websites. In 2020, minimalism and modern approach seems to be the ones that are on top.

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[VLOG] When Scrum Development Team Finished All Of The Planned Sprint Backlog Before The End Of The Sprint

Scrum.org

What is up awesome people? I hope you are having an awesome weekend so far. One of the most common question that I get in my classes is: What should the development team do when the finished all of the planned Sprint Backlog before the end of the Sprint?

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Some Thoughts on Continuous Delivery

Agile Alliance

Process agile development continuous delivery video

Testing at Every Stage of Development

Up to 80% of new products fail. The reality is harsh and the reasons why are endless. Perhaps the new product couldn’t oust a customer favorite. Maybe it looked great but was too hard to use. Or, despite being a superior product, the go-to-market strategy failed. There’s always a risk when building a new product, but you can hedge your bets by understanding exactly what your customers' expectations truly are at every step of the development process.

How artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning change security’s future

CTOvision

Read Mark Runyon explain how CIOs can leverage artificial intelligence and machine learning to combat sophisticated cyberattacks on Enterprisers Project: As artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML) are increasingly […].

Granulate Applies AI to Linux Server Optimization

DevOps.com

Granulate today announced that a platform that leverages machine learning algorithms to optimize Linux server environments running on-premises or in the cloud is now generally available.

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How Management Implements Transparency in Large Agile "Transformations".?

Scrum.org

The foundation of Agility and Scrum is the principle of Empiricism - using what is happening in front of us to learn and adjust what we do next. The building block for empiricism is Transparency - objectively examining what is happening in front of us.

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April Jefferson Interview

Agile Alliance

BIPOC Video webcast

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How Embedding AI-Powered Analytics Can Give You a Competitive Advantage

Embedding dashboards and reports aren’t enough. Futureproof your application by offering instant, actionable insights that will give you and your customers a competitive advantage.

6 Reasons to Consider to Switch Your Hosting Provider

The Crazy Programmer

Did you know that your business website acts as your door to the greater world? But whatever that makes this possible is your web host.

To harness the AI age, governments must keep these 7 factors in mind

CTOvision

Read Vilas Dhar and Kay Firth-Butterfield explain the seven factors that could be holding countries back and limiting AI advancement on the World Economic Forum blog: Economic performance, cooperation and […].

How Does Management Implement Transparency in Large Agile "Transformations".?

Scrum.org

The foundation of Agility and Scrum is the principle of Empiricism - using what is happening in front of us to learn and adjust what we do next. The building block for empiricism is Transparency - objectively examining what is happening in front of us.

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Growing Racial Equity Team

Agile Alliance

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Building Like Amazon

Speaker: Leo Zhadanovsky, Principal Solutions Architect, Amazon Web Services

Amazon's journey to its current modern architecture and processes provides insights for all software development leaders. To get there, Amazon focused on decomposing for agility, making critical cultural and operational changes, and creating tools for software delivery. The result was enabling developers to rapidly release and iterate software while maintaining industry-leading standards on security, reliability, and performance. Whether you're developing for a small startup or a large corporation, learning the tools for CI/CD will make your good DevOps team great. We are excited to be joined by Leo Zhadanovsky, a Principal Solutions Architect at Amazon Web Services.

Mortality statistics and Sweden's "dry tinder" effect

Erik Bernhardsson

We live in a year of about 350,000 amateur epidemiologists and I have no desire to join that “club” But I read something about COVID-19 deaths that I thought was interesting and wanted to see if I could replicated it through data. Basically the claim is that Sweden had an exceptionally “good” year in 2019 in terms of influenza deaths causing there to be more deaths “overdue” in 2020. This post is not an attempt to draw any scientific conclusions!

The 4 Top Artificial Intelligence Trends For 2021

CTOvision

Before the global pandemic struck in 2020 and the world was turned on its head, artificial intelligence (AI), and specifically the branch of AI known as machine learning (ML), were […].

Is this "The Perfect Daily Scrum"?

Scrum.org

The Daily Scrum is the heartbeat of Scrum. It's a key inspect and adapt opportunity for the Development Team, encouraging them check their progress towards the Sprint Goal and adjust their plan accordingly.

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Protected: Professional Development Initiative for Global POC

Agile Alliance

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eLearning demand is at an all-time high. Pick the right LMS!

The need for online learning is greater than ever having the right LMS is absolutely crucial. Quickly, easily, and cost-effectively decide which Learning Management System is right for you with this 12-step guide from LMS implementation experts.