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Friday, October 12, 2012

Governance - Friend or Foe?

Posted by Simon Baker

Yesterday at the Agile Business Conference we ran an afternoon World Cafe-style workshop to re-imagine governance. Here’s the deck.

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Tuesday, September 11, 2012

Gus Power on the future of software development at The CW500 Club

Posted by Gus Power

What does the future hold for software development? Trends such as agile, mobile, cloud and open source mean IT leaders are wondering how to ensure their software strategy can keep up with the quickening pace of technological change and use the right combination of in-house and external skills. I worry that the prevailing organizational perception of software development and the obsession with tools, processes and developer productivity will destroy the ability to design and engineer software that is actually capable of delivering the value businesses seek to create.

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Wednesday, August 29, 2012

Agile On The Beach: Session: How Are We Doing?

Posted by Gus Power

I’ll be speaking at Agile On The Beach next week (in Falmouth, Cornwall) about managing customer requirements and expectations.

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Friday, March 2, 2012

70% Forum

Posted by Simon Baker
Last night we hosted a talk by Kris and Suki at the Energized Work lab. The talk was called 230 Iteration Later and it was a dry run for the QCon conference in London this month.
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Wednesday, June 29, 2011

A basis for continuous delivery

Posted by Simon Baker
Watch Paul Boocock talk about how he is building a new product in a way that will support continuous delivery.
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Wednesday, June 22, 2011

Less is more, more or less

Posted by Simon Baker
CSS! Just the name elicits groans from the backend developer bench. Googling "css sucks" brings a back a wealth of comedy in about 10,100,000 results. Cascading as in a neutron fission reaction. Style as in every project does it differently. Sheet as in: "Shhhiit that didn’t do what I expected".
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Thursday, June 16, 2011

Continuous Integration for the Last Mile

Posted by Simon Baker
Watch Gus talk about Continuous Integration for the Last Mile. The session looks at leveraging continuous integration techniques to deploy and operate software all the way to the end user, exploring some of the difficulties and gotchas along the way.
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Monday, February 7, 2011

Energized Work are speaking LSSC11 in Long Beach, California

Posted by Simon Baker
David Anderson graciously invited us to speak once more at The Lean Software and Systems Conference. This time it's in Long Beach California from May 3rd to 6th. Volcanoes permitting, here's the abstract for our talk:
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Friday, October 29, 2010

Groovier testing with Spock

Posted by Simon Baker

Tuesday, April 20, 2010

HTTP Caching in Grails at GGUG

Posted by Simon Baker
At GGUG on Monday 19th April, Gus talked about how to effectively use HTTP caching in Grails applications. See the video and slides.