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Can Scrum work for hard deadlines?

If you’ve ever wondered whether Scrum can work for hard deadlines, the answer is – yes! Not only can Scrum work in these situations, but in my experience, using this agile framework increases the probability of meeting challenging deadlines.


8 Security Considerations for CI/CD

In the software development enterprise, CI/CD refers to the combined practices of continuous integration and either continuous delivery or continuous deployment.


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The data team: a short story

Erik Bernhardsson

I guess I should really call this a parable. The backdrop is: you have been brought in to grow a tiny data team (~4 people) at a mid-stage startup (~$10M annual revenue). It's a made up story based on n-th hand experiences (for n ? 3), and quite opinionated.

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What is DHCP Server?

The Crazy Programmer

In this article, we will study DHCP servers and their usage in our computer world. It is well known that each and every entity is provided with some unique identity or ID which helps us to identify them.

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How to Empower Your Users So You Can Create a Great Product

Speaker: Johanna Rothman, Management Consultant, Rothman Consulting Group

Join Johanna Rothman, Author and Consultant, for her session that will discuss why instead of designing for the users, CTOs and their teams should collaborate with empowered users to create a great product together.

Palantir Has Quietly Become a Major SPAC Investor


Read Eric J. Savitz explain how Palantir Technologies, Inc.

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Overview of the Nexus Framework for scaling Scrum

When scaling Scrum, we balance cost and effort with benefits and advantages. Costs and effort come from adding teams. Benefits and advantages come from delivering more value in the same amount of time. . Scrum practitioners know that scaling Scrum is more than just a math problem.


CVE-2021-30116: Multiple Zero-Day Vulnerabilities in Kaseya VSA Exploited to Distribute REvil Ransomware


Zero-day vulnerabilities in popular remote monitoring and management software targeted by threat actors to distribute ransomware to reportedly over one million systems. Background.

Supply Chain Finance, the Next Wave of Business Growth


Read Steve Murphy explain how supply chain financing is emerging as a next big business growth sector on Payments Journal : The use of working capital management tactics gained some further credibility during the past 16 months as certain industries, and many small businesses struggled to keep afloat amidst lockdowns.

Testing Assumptions at the Minimum Viable Conference

Agile Alliance

A quick recap of our Minimum Viable Conference event, a warm-up to THE Agile event of the year, Agile2021, happening online around the world from July 19-22, 2021. The post Testing Assumptions at the Minimum Viable Conference first appeared on Agile Alliance. The Alliance Featured

Address the Challenges of Siloed Monitoring Tools

Companies frequently experience monitoring tool sprawl. Find out why monitoring tool sprawl occurs, why it’s a problem for businesses, and the positive business impacts of monitoring tool consolidation.

60 Questions for the New Scrum Master — Take them to the Team!

TL; DR: 60 Questions for the New Scrum Master. Congratulations on your new Scrum Master position! Now what? What has served me well over the years is a combination of observation and asking questions.


How Partnerships Help Agencies Accelerate Custom AI Deployments

Dell EMC

Artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML) are poised to transform military and defense decision-making and operations

How can a business ensure the security of their supply chain?


Read Kevin Reed analyze how businesses can ensure the security of their supply chains on Help Net Security : Since the SolarWinds’ supply chain attack, there has been an increased focus on how organizations of all sizes ensure the security of their suppliers.

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Agile for Social Good: How I built a Forbes Under 30 Video Game Startup

Agile Alliance


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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 Roots Of Agile Suffering

What Are The Roots Of Agile Suffering AGILE SUFFERING. After more than a decade of helping organizations travel on the path of Agility, it feels more like traveling on the path of Agile Suffering.

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Engineering Applications for DevOps (Part 1)

This blog series explains how to engineer applications for DevOps. Topics covered in this blog series: • Factors to consider when deciding whether an application is a good candidate for DevOps.

Immuta’s SaaS deployment option helps implement data access control across cloud data environment


Immuta launched new SaaS deployment option, enabling data teams to implement data access control across their entire cloud data environment in minutes.

News Roundup: A Brillant Copilot

The Daily WTF

The story of the week in software development is Github's Copilot , which promises to throw machine learning at autocomplete for a "smarter" experience. Notably, one of their examples highlights its ability to store currency values in a float. Or to generate nonsense.

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.

It’s Scrum. It’s Summer. Let’s Play the Scrummer Quiz

. Welcome to the 3rd annual Scrummer Quiz. Every Wednesday 8am ET we are releasing 3 new questions about Scrum in which you can check your Scrum knowledge and learn maybe something new. We will do that for the next 5 weeks and kick it off today. Let's have a little fun with Scrum during summertime.


Big Gains Are Made In The ‘Last Mile’ of DevOps

A new study by mabl found a correlation between complete, fully automated test coverage and a significant increase in customer happiness and DevOps maturity.

The GPU power going into the ethereum network has dropped by 19% in just one month


The Ethereum cryptocurrency’s total network hash rate has dropped by 19% in just a single month. That’s the total power going into generating blocks, and represents the amount of hardware being pointed at the GPU-centric algorithm.

The skills needed to future proof your career

CEO Insider

The last 12 months have been a time of immense uncertainty. The pandemic affected many jobs, uprooted career plans, and left people questioning their professional futures. Most of us, globally, were left wondering how to protect ourselves better and future proof our careers.

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.

Back to the foundations of the Scrum framework - The Increment and Transparency

Scrum is founded on empirical process control, and transparency is one of the three pillars. . Each of the Scrum Artifacts exist to bring transparency to the Scrum Team and the stakeholders.


A Data-Driven Approach to DevOps: Tips for Improving Speed and Scale

Data has an undeniable power in a business context — it can sway stakeholders, help identify pain points, and demonstrate how changes are making an impact on the company.

Announcing Open 3D Engine (O3DE)


Amazon has shifted its Lumberyard game engine to open source. This is big news not just for the gaming industry, but for any industry that can benefit from 3D modeling, 3D simulation, 3D planning/design. For more see: For more see : Amazon Web Services aka AWS. CTO Amazon

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Mentorship Is Critical to the Post-Pandemic Workplace

CEO Insider

The “water cooler talk,” a seemingly casual, friendly conversation with co-workers and managers that was much lamented after the past year of workplace shutdowns.

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.

UX the Foundation of Agility

. . . My experience tells me that IT industry has some huge problems! First, there are many products for a lot of money that do not make sense. Do not meet anyone's needs do not solve anyone's problems. Therefore, nobody wants to use them. As the classic says: .

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A New DevOps Database Platform is Needed

Investing in Ethereum? What you need to know about it and why it’s not just another bitcoin