“Software Design X-Rays” is Adam Tornhills 2nd book on the topic of “statistical code analysis” which expands on his previous book. I think about the book as a pragmatic guide book on overcoming learning plateaus in software development organizations. I wish it were required reading for decision makers in such... [Read More]
Book review "Migrating Legacy Systems"
Michael L. Brodie, Michael Stonebraker, 1995
You might ask yourself what a 20 year old book on information systems has to offer. I first read the book during literature research for my masters thesis in 2001. At the time I already had a few years of experience delivering custom made IT systems to enterprise customers. From... [Read More]
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Recording @AutomationGuild 2018
I gave a presentation on January 2018 on the topic of “Automated AWS Deployments”. I was invited by Joe Colantonio to take part in the conference and present to the @AutomationGuild members. [Read More]
Recording @ Pycon Florence 2017
The terminal emulators we run so many of our programming tools in are more powerful than we give them credit for, and the key to that power is understanding the interface. This talk will cover terminal colors and styles, writing to arbitrary portions of the screen, handling signals from the... [Read More]
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howto scale agile development in the cloud-age
Stephen Covey tells the story of a man who came through a forest when he meet a frustrated lumberjack. The lumberjack was trying to cut down a tree and was swearing and cursing. [Read More]