The tool chain and the development choices have become much more complex. In this interview, Dave Thomas gives his unique, experienced perspective on today's software companies at the business, architectural, and development levels. Cloud Computing is a serious topic for Thomas because eventually it will be the the standard, he says.
Dave Thomas is the Chairman of Bedarra Research Labs and the Managing Director at Object Mentor. Thomas was also a visionary behind the Eclipse IDE. When he's not helping large companies adopt lean and agile practices with Object Mentor, he is helping develop leading edge agile technologies with Bedarra. Thomas explains the roles that each part of a company has in an agile and lean transformation.