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Q&A on the Book Agile Engagement

Posted by Ben Linders on  Mar 10, 2017

In the book Agile Engagement, Santiago Jaramillo and Todd Richardson explore why employees can be disengaged, and provide solutions for measuring and driving engagement in organizations. 1

Troubleshooting Memory Issues in Java Applications

Posted by Poonam Parhar on  Mar 09, 2017

Troubleshooting Java memory problems can be tricky. In this article, we discuss the proper approach for locating them, and we take a look at a wide range of tools we can use to eradicate them.

Transcrypt: Anatomy of a Python to JavaScript Compiler

Posted by Jacques de Hooge on  Mar 08, 2017

On the web front end, web development is one size fits all: JavaScript. The Transcrypt Python to JavaScript compiler aims to execute Python 3.6 at JavaScript speed, with comparable file sizes.

The Triangle of Self Organization

Posted by Andy Brandt on  Mar 06, 2017

The Triangle of Self Organization identifies three essential components needed to guide the process and shows how to choose them consciously to successfully use self-organization as a management tool.

Data Preprocessing vs. Data Wrangling in Machine Learning Projects

Posted by Kai Wähner on  Mar 05, 2017

This article compares different alternative techniques to prepare data, including extract-transform-load (ETL) batch processing, streaming ingestion and data wrangling.

Q&A on Large-Scale Scrum: More with LeSS

Posted by Ben Linders on  Mar 04, 2017

The book More with LeSS by Craig Larman and Bas Vodde provides practices to create simpler and more flexible organizations, applying Scrum with many teams working on one product. 1

Untangling an API-First Transformation at Scale. Lessons Learnt at PayPal – Part 3

Posted by Erik Hogan Deepak Nadig on  Mar 03, 2017

This is the third in a three-part series that explores how PayPal has adopted a more API-first approach to building platform services taking a closer look at the program and operational challenges.

Developing Quality Software: Differentiating Factors

Posted by Cynthia Freeney on  Mar 02, 2017

The level of software quality attainable is reflective of organizational commitment to a range of quality factors covering environments, experience, skills, education and processes.

Testing RxJava2

Posted by Andres Almiray on  Feb 28, 2017

You're ready to explore reactive opportunities in your codebase but you are wondering how to test it. In this article Java Champion Andres Almiray provides techniques and tools for testing RxJava2. 4

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