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Continuous Integration & Continuous Delivery

Written by Rangle.io

Defining Continuous Integration and Continuous Delivery Continuous Integration (CI) has become an essential ingredient for teams doing iterative and incremental software delivery. CI is a development practice that requires developers to integrate code into a shared repository several times a day. Each check-in is then verified by an automated build, allowing teams to detect problems early. CI is a software engineering practice in which isolated...

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Impact of Cycle Time on Customer Facing Enterprise Mobile and Web Applications

Written by Ken Ono

With support from Dave van Reese. Enterprises inspired by Agile and Lean startups often embark on mobile and web projects only to be disappointed. Although they faithfully implement many Lean practices, entrenched processes elongate cycle times and can dampen the benefits. This article examines the negative impact of delivering large releases infrequently, techniques for shortening cycle times and the benefits associated with success. Common Enterprise...

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Happy People Make for High Performing Teams

Written by David van Rees

Building high-performing teams is hard. It’s even harder with a professional services company, as creating new teams working on new projects is something we do on a regular basis. This means we are often in the position of learning about the client, their product and business on top of learning about ourselves and how we will work together. How do we form project teams...

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Insights into Building Better Customer Experiences at MWC 2017

Written by Amanda Connon-Unda

With Mobile World Congress now wrapped up in Barcelona, I have a moment to catch my breath and reflect on insights from the conference where over a hundred thousand attendees spent a week immersed in the mobile world. Here are some of the hallmark trends that are essential to creating successful digital products and services. Give Customers What They Care About Raja Rajamannar, the CMO...

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Why Banks and Telecoms Need to Embrace Innovative Identity Technologies

Written by Amanda Connon-Unda

Emergent trends in biometric data, persistent identity, blockchain technology, and security, have banks and telecom companies on their toes when it comes to effectively using identity validation while being mindful of customers’ needs. In a panel discussion at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona last week, leaders and advocates for new identity technologies discussed the implications for the financial services and telecom industries. The Future of...

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