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The Blind Men & The Elephant: An Open Innovation Blueprint

Lucas Potasso-Justino

Curb Transactional Open Innovation and Embrace an Integrated Ecosystem Strategy “It’s a wall,” “It’s a snake,” “It’s a rope,” “It’s a spear,” “It’s a fan,” no, “It’s a tree,” and so goes the story of “The Blind Men & The Elephant”. The tale is a great example that shows how you and your team

Forming, storming, norming and performing for Agile teams

In a recent class, a student asked, “What are the common difficulties teams face when starting with Agile?” To answer this question, I refer to the Tuckman Model of group development, shown below. . Tuckman. 1965. .


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4 Tips To Plug The Cloud IT Skills Gap

Technical talent is few and far between. The programming world faces a developer shortage, and with this shortage comes a lack of cloud know-how. By now, most organizations have become multi-cloud, yet 86% of IT professionals believe a lack of these skills will slow down cloud projects.

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Different Types of Embedded Systems

The Crazy Programmer

Embedded systems are the collection of the hardware and software where the software has been embedded into the hardware components. It is the electronic device that is programmed to perform a specific task.

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Monitoring AWS Container Environments at Scale

In this eBook, learn how to monitor AWS container environments at scale with Datadog and which key metrics to monitor when leveraging two container orchestration systems (ECS and EKS).

The Next Paradigm Shift: From Agile to Future-Fit

Lucas Potasso-Justino

Good news is 2021 will be shorter since Earth is spinning faster and faster, scientists say. Bad news is the pace of technology advancements is speeding up exponentially, and it’s getting harder to stay in the game. Increasingly, organizations are facing immense pressure to stay hypervigilant, to be proactive, and to discover new

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Monitoring consumer lag in Azure Event Hub


Why Consumer lag is the most important metric to monitor when working with event streams. However, it is not available as a default metric in Azure Insights. Want to have this metric available as part of your monitoring solution? You can set it up with some custom code.

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Difference between Encoder and Decoder

The Crazy Programmer

The encoder gives the binary codes in the form of output, whereas the decoder takes these binary codes. Both look similar, but there are several differences between encoder and decoder. You can read this article if you also want to know the significant difference between encoder and decoder.

If the Empire had used Scrum.

Have you ever completed a multi-billion-dollar project only to see it blow up in your face? Twice? If you answered yes, you’re in good company with the Galactic Empire. . The Rebel Alliance destroyed two Death Stars as well as their successor, the Starkiller Base, using similar tactics.


Cherie Silas – The Truth of My BIPOC Family Experiences

Agile Alliance


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The Importance of PCI Compliance and Data Ownership When Issuing Payment Cards

This eBook provides a practical explanation of the different PCI compliance approaches that payment card issuers can adopt, as well as the importance of both protecting user PII and gaining ownership and portability of their sensitive data.

Harnessing the Value of Log Data Analytics

Each day, the average enterprise’s cloud applications, containers, compute nodes and other components throw off millions of tiny logs. Each log is a file whose data describes an event such as a user action, service request, application task or compute error.

What is PLC Programming? Types & How It Works?

The Crazy Programmer

PLC is the short-form of programmable logic controllers that are used in industrial automation. And the controlling method can vary from switches to complex controlling units or structures. This programming was incorporated in the late 1960s so industrial automation could take power from it.

?? Product Owner Interview Guide: PO Anti-Patterns

TL; DR: Product Owner Interview Questions: PO Anti-Patterns. If you are looking to fill a position for a Product Owner in your organization, you may find the following 76 interview questions useful to identify the right candidate.


The waves of Agile: Value delivery in medium and large organizations

Agile Alliance

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.

How to Build a Future-Fit Innovation Portfolio

Sonia Couture

We used to think of the future as something that is far, far away. Time between disruptive changes has become significantly more compressed and how much time we have to prepare for the future is shrinking ever faster. The pressure this places on organizations to continually reinvent themselves is staggering. You cannot just

Top 10 Exchange Rates API Features

The Crazy Programmer

An API is a set of code that can be utilized in a web application or a mobile application in order to receive and transfer data. The primary function of an API is to facilitate the mechanism of interaction between the users and the system.

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Your Scrum Career Can Take Off With This One Simple Tip

I've been fortunate enough to have enjoyed a great Scrum career and, as I look back over the past two decades plus, I note that there is one thing, more than anything else, that took my career in Scrum to a whole new level. Not just a step change. I mean a massive leap forward! .



The Daily WTF

A surprising amount of the world runs on FORTRAN. That's not to say that huge quantities of new FORTRAN are getting written, though it's far from a dead language, but that there are vital libraries written fifty years ago that are still used to this day.

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Assess and Advance Your Organization’s DevSecOps Practices

In this white paper, a DevSecOps maturity model is laid out for technical leaders to use to enable their organizations to stay competitive in the digital economy.

ISO 56000 For Innovation Management: Everything You Need To Know

Ludwig Melik

ISO 56000 looks like a lot of numbers and letters, but essentially it is the international standard for innovation management. It is a set of standard operation procedures designed to provide a general framework for all organizations, regardless of type, sector or size, toward the successful implementation, maintenance and continual improvement of an innovation management system.

Advantages and Disadvantages of Peer to Peer Network

The Crazy Programmer

The computer can also be connected using a peer-to-peer network. It is also used in many organizations and small businesses to connect the computers, where USB cables are used to interconnect these devices. It is a type of LAN network that is simple to form and interconnect the computers.

Achieving Business Maturity with Database DevOps

Companies have seen unprecedented change over the past year and a half, with IT teams trying to help businesses weather the storm by meeting customer demands for services and products to be delivered in new ways while adjusting to remote work.

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Smart, Secure, Cities & Communities

Dots and Bridges

Utility Supercluster: Celebrating the “Smart” City of Pittsburgh. Equal Parts People, Process, Policy, Technology. BACKGROUND.

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Make Payment Optimization a Part of Your Core Payment Strategy

Everything you need to know about payment optimization – an easy-to-integrate, PCI-compliant solution that enables companies to take control of their PSPs, minimize processing costs, maximize approval rates, and keep control over their payments data.

Scrum by Example – How Sprint Planning Mistakes Can Derail a Team

Agile Pain Relief Notes from a Tool User

Sprint Planning is the most underappreciated Agile event. Unfortunately, that leads to a whole host of errors and problems, as we will soon see. The ScrumGuide says: “Sprint Planning initiates the Sprint by laying out the work to be performed for the Sprint.

Advantages and Disadvantages of Relational Database

The Crazy Programmer

Relational databases are widely used databases by software developers and companies to store extensive data. These databases work as a collection of tables, and each table has relations with each others. Here raws are used in the table to show the relationship or real-world entity of the data.

Sumo Logic Extends Observability Scope and Reach

During the online Illuminate user conference, Sumo Logic revealed how it is integrating capabilities it gained with the June 2021 acquisition of Sensu, a provider of open source monitoring tools, with its continuous intelligence platform in addition to adding support for data collected via open source OpenTelemetry software.

911, What Are Your Innovation Emergency OKRs?

Lucas Potasso-Justino

There is a reason why firefighters say be fast or be last: they have 60 seconds or less to act before they have a major house fire on their hands. A home can catch fire entirely in just 4 minutes. In the first 30 seconds, the fire erupts and begins to spread

Does Your Company Need Help Solving These 4 Common eLearning Challenges?

If you want to know how to get ahead of the game and avoid the common mishaps in selling your eLearning courses, you’ve come to the right place! Lambda Solutions has identified the most common and costly challenges faced by eLearning providers today.

3 years of Feedback Using Tribal Leadership Techniques from the Amazon Rainforest

Agile Alliance

After spending a year on a social project with Yanomami tribes in the Amazon rain-forest in Brazil, I was surprised by their peculiar leadership practices.

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History of PostgreSQL – Advantages and Applications

The Crazy Programmer

POSTGRES is currently known as PostgreSQL, an object-relational database management system. It was initially called Postgres because it was started as a follow-up effort and a post-Ingres project by a computer science professor named Michael Stonebraker at UCB.

Transform Mobile DevOps into Mobile DevSecOps

Mobile developers are mostly focused on adding new features and functionality to their apps. Security features—such as RASP protection, obfuscation, encryption, jailbreak/root prevention and MiTM prevention—are usually addressed at the end of the development cycle if they are addressed at all.

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