A vast majority of daily practitioners of Continuous Integration don't
really understand it. This is a bold statement, I know. But it is not
0 replies - 11395 views - 09/27/11 by Mitch Pronschinske in News
Folks like to claim that unit testing absolutely requires each class be
tested in isolation using mocks for all dependencies. This is a noble
4 replies - 10869 views - 09/24/11 by Steven Lott in News
Fact: Open source is a fundamental part of many of the world's leading development organizations, and is often credited with enabling and enhancing innovation....
0 replies - 4026 views - 09/21/11 by Brandon Nokes in Uncategorized
In 2008 at Agile Toronto, I did a session on Agile Infrastructure. This is where I met Andrew Shafer
(working at Reductive Labs). There wasn't that much...
1 replies - 9174 views - 09/20/11 by Patrick Debois in News
Technical debt is usually perceived as a measure of expediency.
Source: JulesH, Wikipedia, A control flow graph of a simple function
borrow a little...
1 replies - 7688 views - 09/19/11 by Israel Gat in News
was newly appointed as the Project Manager for a moderately complex
project. Prior to this assignment, he was trained in the best of methods
1 replies - 1607 views - 09/18/11 by Tathagat Varma in News
At the first devopsdays in Ghent 2009 we were extremely lucky to have Lindsay Holmwood present.
I had to skip the first devopsdays downunder. So I was...
0 replies - 6399 views - 09/16/11 by Patrick Debois in News
Before starting with FreeAgent I decided I should spend a
bit more time with Ruby and set about building something I’d been
0 replies - 7522 views - 09/12/11 by Gareth Rushgrove in News
One of the benefits of working on a startup project of which I am the owner is that I can do things the way I want to.
One of the things I was keen to try out...
2 replies - 6426 views - 09/11/11 by Wille Faler in News
I was asked a good question by a colleague a couple of days ago.
On p419 of my book
Jez and I show and I describe a “Configuration and Release Management...
0 replies - 6966 views - 09/09/11 by Dave Farley in News
Gregor Hohpe - Enterprise Integration Patterns: Past, Present and Future:
Eight years after the initial publication, the Enterprise Integration Patterns have...
0 replies - 5902 views - 09/09/11 by Brandon Nokes in Uncategorized
James Strachan - The Future of Camel:
James tells the history of Camel, it’s wide adoption, and where it is headed in the future. He will also introduce and...
0 replies - 5210 views - 09/09/11 by Brandon Nokes in Uncategorized
Based on proven integration design patterns, Apache Camel handles the ‘plumbing’ issues, so that software architects can direct more of their attention...
0 replies - 4213 views - 09/09/11 by Brandon Nokes in Uncategorized
Whenever you hear a new theory or idea (like devops), people ask for
proof before they engage. This is only natural I guess. This was the
reason why I...
0 replies - 2775 views - 09/08/11 by Patrick Debois in News
I’ve been playing with Chef recently, in particular the
solo variant. The new job at FreeAgent meant setting up new development
virtual machines and...
1 replies - 7895 views - 09/05/11 by Gareth Rushgrove in News
The Moving Parts
Managing your infrastructure with Opscode Chef
involves a few moving parts you need to be aware of. As I found it
quite hard to...
1 replies - 5939 views - 09/02/11 by Matthias Marschall in News
When I first joined DRW I noticed
that the vast majority of developers were not pair-programming. I was
surprised that a company that employed so many...
2 replies - 6572 views - 09/01/11 by Jay Fields in Articles
Imagine an ant working at the top of a mountain. Next to it, there’s a
sluice of melt water running and, at that moment, the ant removes a tiny
3 replies - 8141 views - 09/01/11 by Daniel Ackerson in News
I think that
the reason that agile development works is because it is the
application of the scientific method to software development.
1 replies - 5516 views - 08/31/11 by Dave Farley in News
I’ve been trying out Sonar and it looks great – it’s much more
presentable than trawling through maven sites to find build reports.
Anyway, I decided...
0 replies - 6012 views - 08/19/11 by James Betteley in News