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Normalize Data

When, Why, and How to Normalize Data

Businesses today are collecting more data than ever. However, many companies are struggling to make the most out of the information that keeps piling up.   The…

Deployment Pipeline

The What and How of Software Deployment Pipelines

Every software team needs to deploy software. It’s a pretty important part of the software development life cycle! If your users can’t get access to the…

PLC software

Product Lifecycle Management: A Detailed Guide

To make a software product that withstands the test of time, you need to support it every step of the way.   The best software solutions don’t…

ETL Process

What Is ETL? Understand ‘Extract, Transform, Load’ in Depth

Think about how an airport processes passengers. People enter the building, go through security checkpoints, and then wait in a central holding area until they fly…

Deployment_Diagrams

Deployment Diagrams Explained in Detail, With Examples

Software engineering is more than just writing code and deploying it as software solutions. Lots of activities help ensure that users get the best software solutions….

EAI Leader guide

A Leader’s Guide to Enterprise Application Integration

Today’s software development companies have more reasons for enterprise application integration than ever before. In fact, not having a consolidated layout of applications could actually work…

Data Integration

Data Integration 101: Using Metrics To Show Cross-Team Value

Data has become one of the most prized assets in a software delivery process. We can safely claim it to be the lifeline of any operation…

Dependency Mapping

Inaugural State of Value Stream Management Report Released by Value Stream Management Consortium

Today’s publication of the full findings of the inaugural State of Value Stream Management Report from the Value Stream Management Consortium (VSMC) is a benchmark moment…

Dependency Mapping

Dependency Mapping: A Complete Guide to Reducing Business Risk

Speed and efficiency are top priorities for most businesses that are producing software today. Simply put, software engineers need to move as quickly as possible when…

flow metrics

Using Flow Metrics to Measure Value Streams

IT administrators are under enormous pressure to bring software to market in a fast and cost-effective manner. To meet these objectives, IT departments often collect a…

Cuumulative flow

A Product Manager’s Guide to Reading Cumulative Flow

The role of a product manager can be overly taxing if core responsibilities are left to chance. This is exactly the reason that a cumulative flow…

Microservices Architecture

Microservices Architecture: An Engineer’s Complete Guide

When microservices architectures are mentioned, the image that is conjured is of an extremely complex system of CI/CD pipelines linked together and tended to by a…