Multi-Speed IT Environment – Lessons from field

Multi Speed IT

In majority of phased enterprise agile transformation programs, Multi-speed IT is unavoidable. When I say Multi-speed IT, I refer to a world where agile and waterfall (legacy) initiatives co-exist and need to work hand in hand to deliver business outcomes. In last two decades, I had the opportunity to work with different enterprises in variety … Read moreMulti-Speed IT Environment – Lessons from field

Win Your DevOps Conversation with Business Leaders

Pillars of DevOps

In today’s world, every business is driven by software. We are living in an era where technology drives behaviours, decisions and business outcomes. Any time you have an app or website or software element, software development becomes critical part of day-to-day business strategy — even for non-traditional software companies. Because of the mandatory role software … Read moreWin Your DevOps Conversation with Business Leaders

Scaling DevOps – take a holistic approach to drive business value

DevOps Pilot to Enterprise

Different People understand DevOps differently. In majority of cases people focus only on Tools and believe DevOps is all about tools. Few people start with processes related to software engineering or technical excellence and try to over-engineer them. Very few people holistically understand what DevOps means and how DevOps can help business value delivery. Don’t get me wrong here – It’s okay to start with tools or process focus, however that’s not what DevOps is all about.

Developer Happiness

I’ve had the pleasure of hiring and building high performing software engineering teams over a decade for multiple companies. These teams delivered great products and great value to businesses. I admire these teams not because the results they had produced, but how they worked together throughout the journey. Over these years, I have learnt the … Read moreDeveloper Happiness

Top 3 Agile Transformation Challenges or Blockers

Introduction Agile needs no introduction in today’s world. The term gets used more often than ‘computer’ in business context. Organizations are increasingly looking at “Agile” as their default approach of software delivery. As larger organizations attempt to apply agile software development methodologies at enterprise-level, I am attempting to list down top 3 challenges/blockers/barriers below: Lack of … Read moreTop 3 Agile Transformation Challenges or Blockers

Happy 20th Anniversary of Visual Studio! VS 2017 has landed!

Happy 20th Anniversary of Visual Studio! If you missed anything from the launch, catch up on all the news, the keynote, and technical sessions on demand. Watch now! Download Visual Studio 2017 Develop high quality apps for Android, iOS, Linux, Windows, Web, and the Cloud. Enhancements to code navigation, IntelliSense, refactoring, code fixes, debugging, and … Read moreHappy 20th Anniversary of Visual Studio! VS 2017 has landed!

Get started with Application Insights for FREE

Application Insights Gain actionable insights through application performance management and instant analytics Detect and diagnose exceptions and application performance issues Monitor Azure websites, including those hosted in containers, plus websites on-premises and with other cloud providers Seamlessly integrate with your DevOps pipeline using Visual Studio Team Services, GitHub, and our webhooks Get started from within … Read moreGet started with Application Insights for FREE

Global Azure Bootcamp 2017 – Registration Open

Join Microsoft technology experts for One full day of deep dive sessions on Azure for Developers and IT Pro’s delivered. Learn with like-minded peers and community experts to get started with complex topics like Media Streaming, Mobile Services, ALM, PowerShell and IoT Registration is now open – limited seat, reserve your seat today! Registration link – http://sgazurebootcamp.azurewebsites.net  

Azure Function Challenge – Test your coding skills and Earn Badges!

Learn Serverless code architecture Test your coding skills and learn how to build solutions using Azure Functions at the same time. Earn badges for every challenge you complete and brag to your friends! You can code these challenges in the FREE Azure Functions experience or using your existing Azure subscription. Don’t worry, Azure Functions has more than enough free … Read moreAzure Function Challenge – Test your coding skills and Earn Badges!

Microsoft Tech Summit Singapore – 13 and 14th March 2017

Once a year, Microsoft’s top engineers hit the road to share their ideas about the latest cloud trends and technologies. On March 13-14, they’re coming to Singapore. It’s a FREE event and everyone is welcome to join this, two-day technical summit.   Microsoft Tech Summit is geared towards IT professionals and developers. It features more than … Read moreMicrosoft Tech Summit Singapore – 13 and 14th March 2017