Noted in Passing

ARCHIVED OBSERVATIONS

Some thoughts and observations on data and app development, and the life of a consultant, rescued from earlier sites and other contexts. A few have been updated to remain relevant. Some are more true now then when first penned. In no particular order...

 

Plan Big & Execute Close

A recent client had moved with admirable speed to implement a major new initiative. The new program mixed new data resources, new code,...

Agile in name only?

Please pardon a brief rant after another frustrating meeting. Some years ago I worked with a very small team creating enterprise-scale...

"The restraints are off! Let's do less"

Sometimes an exciting new technology or platform brings changes that were hard to foresee. The major benefits are easy to see and eagerly...