Shift Left, Shift Right, Stuck In The Middle With You?

Haydn and I frequently get into trouble with the various agile communities regarding our view of the state of agile as referenced in our books and articles. The main issue, as we see it, centres on a lack of business agility upstream, which is not always a problem caused by IT. Although some methodologies are … Continue reading Shift Left, Shift Right, Stuck In The Middle With You?

Flow with Cloud is the Swiss army knife of modern-day Computing

Flow is about making things as frictionless as possible, taking the path of least resistance and prioritising value. The speed of software development or product delivery is based on the sum of the parts and, back in the day, the final mile of deployment into production created more challenges than one would prefer. That’s why … Continue reading Flow with Cloud is the Swiss army knife of modern-day Computing

DevOps Enterprise Summit 2018 – Panel Discussion

As part of the DevOps Enterprise Summit 2018, I had the pleasure of talking to Alan Shimel (of DevOps.com) and my fellow DOES18 presenters Jelena Laketic (UBS) & Mark Schwartz (Amazon Web Services) about the role that IT leaders should play in a successful DevOps transformation and what things are of value when injecting high … Continue reading DevOps Enterprise Summit 2018 – Panel Discussion