Topic: sprint

Why is building an effective Agile product development process so complicated?

I‘ve found that building and maintaining a high-performing Agile product development team is a challenge, whether in startups or large enterprises. I have been in companies where, despite having highly skilled developers and PMs, some teams fail to deliver high-quality work at a good pace. We tried everything to improve performance, but nothing worked. But … continue reading

SD Times news digest: Sprint and Ericsson IoT partnership, Diffbot Knowledge Graph, and Fieldbit and InfinityAR on AR

Sprint and Ericsson have launched a global partnership in order to create a distributed network for IoT and an IoT operating system. According to Sprint, the network will provide low latency and high availability. Since it is virtualized, it reduces the distance between the device generating the data and the application processing it. The operating … continue reading

SD Times news digest: Sprint Secure Wi-Fi, Guy Carpenter & Company’s partnership with CyberCube, and SentryOne acquires Pragmatic Works Software

Sprint has launched Sprint Secure Wi-Fi, which is an app that automatically encrypts data transmitted over unsecure Wi-Fi networks. According to the company, the app turns on when it detects a Wi-Fi connection that isn’t secure and turns off when it disconnects from that network. After Sprint announced this app, it also announced on Sunday … continue reading

Apache Ranger graduates to being a top-level project

The Apache Software Foundation welcomed another project to the top level this week. Apache Ranger, a Big Data security-management framework for the Apache Hadoop ecosystem, has graduated from the Apache Incubator. Apache Ranger is used by companies like ING, Protegrity and Sprint, along with a few other organizations. It offers comprehensive security coverage and native … continue reading Protection Status