4 Symptoms of Dysfunction in Software Teams

Apr 6, 2017 | Newsletter

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This week: Symptoms of dysfunction, continuous delivery best practices, speeding up MySQL, reflections on a 35 year tech career.

 

LEADERSHIP

4 Symptoms of Dysfunction in Software Teams

A great engineering manager can sense when things aren’t right. Andy Hedges, Engineering Director at Tesco, highlights a few signals that should raise alarm bells.

 

successful implementation of continuous delivery

WORKFLOW

Best practices for successful implementation of continuous delivery

Alireza Pourshahid, Director of Development at Klipfolio, shares how they’ve embraced continuous delivery, and lessons learned for a successful implementation.

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a tactical guide for speeding up MySQL

INFRASTRUCTURE

MySQL Indexing Crash Course

Making MySQL faster is not always easy. Aaron Silverman, Technical Lead at Video Blocks, provides a tactical guide for speeding things up.

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programmer to management role

CAREER PATH

Education of a programmer

Terry Crowley reflects on 35 years in the industry and the learnings on his journey from programmer to a management role at Microsoft.

 


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Ben Thompson

Ben Thompson

Ben Thompson is a co-founder at GitPrime where he leads design and customer experience. He is a Y Combinator alumni, with a background in product design, branding, and UX design. Follow @thebent on Twitter.

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