Category Archives: Rants

The cowboy coder.

Sometimes you meet a coder from the wild west. He is highly prized by business and despised by his peers – enter the cowboy coder!

Being a team guru.

When I am referring to the team guru. I am referring to the lead developer that is responsible for the skills, education and technical well being of his team and project. There is a skill that a team lead has to continuously work on. This skill has its roots based in knowledge and experience but this skill… Read More »

My week of TOGAF training.

I spent the last week on a TOGAF 9.1 course in the hope that it will assist me with furthering my career by moving out of the developer role and moving myself further down the road to become a security / infrastructure architect – roles that I already partially fulfill. Why? After 19 years of coding I… Read More »

Hello world!

Captain’s log. Stardate 92955.54 – #Hello World. Yes this is my first post on my new blog that just burst into existence. The purpose of this blog will be to document some of topics that i deal with at work on a daily basis especially the topics that i found challenging and that i think other… Read More »