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How Company Culture Can Make or Break Performance

Steve Denning starts his Seattle ALM Forum presentation with the following disclaimer: “I want to make clear that I am not a developer or technology professional. 733 more words

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ALM – Application Lifecycle Management (product life cycle, project life cycle seems synonyms to ALM)

SDLC – Software Development Life Cycle

ALM is a process to manage an application from its cradle to grave (governance, development, operations / maintenance, closure). 134 more words


Rapid Feedback, Why Your Software Team Needs It

Fresh from the ALM Forum in Seattle, Washington, I’m going to share with you the only metrics that matter.

It feels a bit like cheating—like ordering apple pie for dinner, or eating shelled pistachios—but I’m going to do it anyway. 563 more words

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Prius Recall - Why Consumers Shouldn't Be Worried

My Prius was one of 1.9 million vehicles recently recalled in order to fix a software glitch.

When I first heard the news, just weeks after Toyota announced another recall of select seat covers, I was more than a little curious as to what’s going on. 578 more words