In the last several years, structured logging has become standard as a logging method that facilitates the usage of more powerful tools for analyzing and aggregating logging data.
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When starting a project there’s a million things to do but little time. But after this workshop, participants were enthusiastic and energetic. Someone even said that the day flew by. Here’s how we did it:
Bugs in software development, while annoying, oftentimes present an opportunity to improve the customer experience.
A summary of some of the recent software development trends that can make teams better.
Too often, our user stories are lies. We write stories that misrepresent what the user really wants to do and our stories are biased toward our implementation preferences right from the start. We’re polluting our solution before it even has a chance. We should be brutally honest about what the user really wants to do and then focus on that first. User first.
Our company has a fantastic office and so sometimes it is difficult to give up the comforts and the routine we are accustomed to for another location. I’ve been thinking about this a bit and decided to post some ideas on making the most of working on-site.
Occasionally I see software developers referring to themselves as “senior”. I don’t really like the use of this term too much as I believe it means nothing…
It’s often been said that a design pattern is a reusable solution to a common problem. While this may be true, I think that believing that these problems are too common can be dangerous.
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