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  • The Art of Under Promising and Over Delivering

    According to the McKinsey/Oxford study half of IT projects with budgets of over $15 million dollars run 45% over budget, are 7% behind schedule and deliver 56% less functionality than predicted (Bloch, Blumberg, and Laartz, 2012). Providing value as …

  • IT Organization Should Get Back to Basics

    I met a guy who became a good friend two Octobers ago. Our exchanges were funny, fresh, and all about the ideas. Ideas about music, ideas about technology, and ideas about relationships. In addition, we discussed lots of ideas about how to make the …

  • How to Manage Business Processes Using Facts

    Effective decisions and appropriate actions result from high quality, complete information. A system built from the ground up with a single purpose (to integrate) can profoundly affect the way a business operates. Integration dissolves barriers to …

  • A Bad Error Handling Strategy Can Ruin the Best Application

    This article addresses the importance of establishing an error handling framework, specially exceptions generated by APIs. API error handling should be part of developer planning and support. During the planning definition phase, the following …