Category Archives: Opinions & Observations

Every now and again I write about topics and observations I make in the software development industry. These topics are driven by my passion for the software industry.

 

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Journey to master the AWS cloud.

On the 15th of February 2021, I wrote my first AWS exam to be certified in the cloud. This is just the first step to bigger and greater things to master the AWS Cloud. If all things go well the AWS Solution Architect Associate certification is next.  

Agile is not a silver bullet.

I have noticed time and time again that the business side of an organization are often the biggest hurdle and obstacle in a company when it comes to leverage the power of IT. Agile is viewed as  the silver bullet or the hammer to all your problems.  As there is a correct tool for every… Read More »

The hidden monolith.

The hidden monolith I decided to start an article based on the “Hidden monolith”. Micro-services are the latest architecture style that everyone is employing. Often companies hear the new buzz word “Micro services” and say – “We must do that” … and when you start to analyze their system you realize… they got it a… Read More »

Beware of the ‘COOL’.

The word ‘COOL’ will be used to describe the latest tech hype item in the article below. Often I see the ‘COOL’ – coding features / models, components, technology or applications being used simply cause its the latest ‘COOL’ thing around.