~12 min read · 2020-02-12 · Our industry's mindset grew in an environment where failure is cheap and we are incentivized to move quickly. Our processes are poorly applied when the cost of a redo is high or a redo is impossible.
5 min read · 2020-02-20 · It's now been more than 50 years since the first IFIP Conference on Software Engineering, and in that time there have been many different software engineering methodologies, processes, and models…
6 min read · 2021-12-19 · For a long time, the path to engineering manager began with a prolonged stint of technical leadership. Then you’d transition into an initial management role that balanced people and technical…
From 2015 · I joined LinkedIn about six years ago at a particularly interesting
time. We were just beginning to run up against the limits of our
monolithic, centralized database and needed to start the transition to a
portfolio of specialized distributed systems. This has been an
interesting experience: we buil