Data-driven decision making
In the last decade, a great deal has been said and written about data, and about how decisions should be made based on data. There are probably only a few companies today that do not commit to data-driven decision-making and it is well established that a company can achieve significant competitive advantages if it knows how to make decisions based on data.Read more
How to use hot spots to prioritize your technical debt
Technical debt is built up over time and can be much larger in size than you imagine. It is necessary to prioritize technical debt because one rarely has time to deal with all the debt at once.Read more
It is never too late to start optimizing
Several times a year we have hackathons where different teams dive into exactly those topics that the developers find interesting. Here you can read a little take-away from Tommy Biangslev Clausen and what he brought with him after the latest hackathon day.Read more
Azure Sphere makes it easier to handle your IoT units securely
As IoT continues to develop at a rapid pace, we are doing our best to keep up with the consistently evolving technology. Two of our engineers recently attended a three-day course hosted by Microsoft, to learn more about the latest developments for their IoT solutions, known as Azure Sphere.Read more
Code in production in only a week – for a new hire?
Code in production in only a week – for a new hire? Sounds unrealistic? We make it so at cVation. Our unique on-boarding process provides engineers the opportunity to be successful straight out of the gate. There is no time wasted in our DevOps operating model.Read more
Releasing code to production – does it really need to take more than 5 minutes?
The formula for avoiding disastrous projects, which never get off the ground and stagnate, is MVP (Minimal Viable Product). This allows you to talk seriously about agile working - and have releases on a daily basis.Read more
Don’t compromise on automated testing
It’s surprising how hard it can be to reach a common understanding of what DevOps is. While Netflix and Amazon have set the gold standard – you don’t need to join these massive corporations to maintain a fully automated DevOps operating model. It does require that your organization’s management, architects, developers, and testing teams agree on what DevOps is - and isn’t. Otherwise, the change process you are about to undergo is doomed to fail.Read more
'Take-aways' from Microsoft’s Power Platform workshop
– I recently attended a three-day workshop on the Power Platform - with three other colleagues from cVation. The Power Platform is a no-code platform in which Microsoft is currently making large investments. Three participants from cVation joined to learn a more about how it can be used to create value for our customers.Read more