Five steps every developer team should consider in battling cloud service outages

As an industry, software development teams continue to embrace cloud-based toolchains. This trend makes a ton of sense for companies trying to drive development productivity, efficiency, and velocity in the era of hybrid and asynchronous work. But as we’ve seen with Jira’s recent outage, relying on a cloud-based tech stack creates risk. I’m not pointing … continue reading

Agile and open source can complement each other

Despite the growing popularity of both Agile development and open-source practices, it’s not often that they come up in the same conversation. When these two concepts do intersect, it’s often to highlight the contradicting viewpoints that these two models supposedly represent. While there are core differences, Agile doesn’t have to be the enemy of open … continue reading Protection Status