Category: Software Development

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Executive Dashboard: A What-And-Why Guide With Examples

Decisions, decisions, decisions. Since you entered the C-suite, your life has become rife with decisions. Not only that, but the uncertainties also seem to have multiplied…

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Data-Driven Decision Making: A Handbook With Actionable Tips

We live in a data economy. Data is everywhere. Tech giants are collecting huge amounts of it about us. It’s scary how accurately they can predict…


What Is RegTech? A Regulatory Compliance and Technology Guide

The world would be in chaos without order and discipline. No matter how big or small a company is, it has to follow a set of…

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What Is Data Lifecycle Management? Understanding the Phases

If you make the decisions about IT systems and procedures, you may have heard about data lifecycle management (DLM). As with many things in the IT…

DevOps Toolchain, Clearly Explained: The What, Why, and How

Thomas Edison once said, “The value of an idea lies in using it.” Revolutionary companies have their ideas valued when they convert them into products. But…


A DataOps Definition: Separating Hype From Value

Software development has evolved quickly in recent years. It has changed following diverse methodologies—for example, waterfall, extreme programming, scrum, and agile, just to name a few….

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What Is Business Analytics? A Comprehensive Definition

In today’s world, knowledge is power. Therefore, if you have it, you have the power to make informed decisions. Those will change the way you build…

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Software Development Trends: What You Need to Know for 2020

An old teacher of mine used to say that one year in tech was equivalent to ten years for other industries, given how fast-paced the field…

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Adopting Agile Methodology: 6 Steps to Improved Delivery

Software development has changed rapidly over the last several decades. For the most part, companies would release software packages something like once a year. For example,…

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Your Detailed Introductory Guide to the Kanban Board

So you want to learn a little bit about Kanban? That’s great! Kanban is a system for both visualizing and organizing work to be done. Kanban’s…

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The Software Toolchain: A Definition With Clear Examples

Historically, software development moved slowly. Companies might ship out a new suite of tools once a year—and that’s only if they were lucky. As an example,…

continuous improvement

Continuous Improvement: A Model for Success in Your Organization

DevOps, agile methodologies, and continuous improvement (CI) have transformed the way that teams collaborate when they create software. Rather than waiting for several months or years…