Blog Jan 2017


Stop describing your development process as "agile"        

Clearly we should never use "agile" as a noun. But even as an adjective "agile" has become such an overloaded term that we should stop using it completely. Read more

24-Jan-2017 23:55


Scalability - dealing with overload        

Last time we looked at a good way of measuring load. This time we're going to look at ways of dealing with temporary overload, whether that's caused by bursts of traffic, glitches in response times, or some other mechanism. Read more

19-Jan-2017 16:30