May 23, 2016 - by Art Shectman

“It is a capital mistake to theorize before one has data.”      -- Arthur Conan Doyle

This is Part 2. See Part 1.

Big data can be enormously useful to American healthcare. It can make sense of the enormous volume of data the healthcare system generates, and it can use that data to provide actionable insights into options for improved healthcare delivery.

Apr 13, 2016 - by Art Shectman

Part 1 in a 3-part series on thriving with the Internet of Things

The volume of data in today’s world seems to be immense, big enough so that we can talk about “Big Data,” but this may well turn out to be only the beginning. There’s every reason to believe that, when it comes to data, we’re actually living in an antediluvian moment. We think we’re dealing with volumes of data that deserve to be called “big,” but the flood is yet to come.

Sep 16, 2015 - by Art Shectman

What Innovators Need to Know about DevOps to Mitigate Risk and Accelerate Their Ventures

Sep 24, 2014 - by cmcintosh

There is currently a movement towards including Behavioral Driven Development (BDD) in the Agile Process.

Aug 20, 2014 - by

At times in our happy little code factory, I feel like my job title should be "the dreaded Quality Assurance Tester". In all projects whether agile or waterfall, there comes a time in the development life cycle when the work has to pass through regression testing  and rich QA. It's at that time that I typically feel most like the developers think I'm a troll or hobgoblin. My note to Developers: I promise your QA staff isn't out to get you, we just want to make sure your work is as close to perfect as it can be before we turn it over to the public.

Aug 19, 2014 - by cmcintosh

In this article we talk over some of the high points on how to go about integrating Behavioral Driven Development within the Agile Development Workflow.

Aug 18, 2014 - by jnevin

We’ll dig deeper into the technology and the process behind MEAN Experience Engineering.

Aug 14, 2014 - by kathy

Are there projects that are not suitable for Agile?

Aug 11, 2014 - by jnevin

Experience Engineering maximizes the most outstanding feature of full stack development: it is inherently agile.

May 22, 2013 - by Art Shectman

Portland, OR: May 22, 2013 -- Twigify, a new productivity tool created by Elephant Ventures, a New York City-based engineering boutique, will automate the process of migrating the first 60-70% of the theme layer to Drupal 8 from Drupal 7, an enormous time saver for web developers and money saver for their clients, as announced today at DrupalCon, the annual conference for web developers working in Drupal. Twigify serves as a translator between Drupal 7 and Drupal 8; it discovers and migrates PHP template themes to Twig.