Skills For Good Software Developers

Software Development Skills do not just happen. So, you need to take the bull by the horns and do it yourself. You need to make a plan because these skills rarely develop during your workdays. You also need to dedicate time to develop these skills. While in other craftsmanship, skills of good crafts are well-known. […]

The Art of Software Gardening

Software development has evolved a lot the last decade. Developers are not considered code monkeys any more. They’re expected to write clean and maintainable code that continuously evolve with business needs. Some times they need to work remotely in dynamic and multi-cutltural environments using a variety of technologies and programming languages. Nevertheless they still want […]

Frankensteining Software: Recycling Parts of Legacy Systems

Evolving the software architecture of legacy systems for unintended use is difficult. The architectures are not documented well, the team that built the system has often moved on, old and out-of-date code is permanently intertwined, and the technology trends of the present are dramatically different from when the system was first developed. This is the […]

Serverless Architectures

Serverless architectures have been touted as the next evolution of cloud-hosted software. Indeed, the promise of resiliency and scalability without the need for infrastructure management sounds too good to be true! But what exactly does a serverless architecture look like? And what are the trade-offs to weigh up when considering using one on your next […]