This should never happen!

By | 4th March 2019

When C3PO told Han that the possibility of successfully navigating an asteroid field was very small, Han replied to never tell him the odds. He then proceeded to successfully navigate the asteroid field. While this is of course fiction/fantasy there could be a lesson in there with regards to designing reliable software systems. A lot… Read More »

Expanding #DeployOnFriday

By | 18th January 2019

It would be quite a shame to setup a whole website, blog and domain name for just a single series of blog articles. So next to the regular episodes of the #DeployOnFriday series I’ll be adding additional articles with best practices for becoming confident and successful in deploying anytime you want, especially on Friday! They… Read More »

Episode 3: Resilience

By | 15th January 2019

Unbreakable or Mr. Glass? The year 2000 saw the release of M. Night Shyamalan‘s movie Unbreakable, featuring Bruce Willis as the protagonist (David Dunn, a.k.a. Mr. Unbreakable) and Samuel L. Jackson as the antagonist (Elijah Price a.k.a. Mr. Glass). In this movie, David possesses superhuman powers that make him almost indestructible, while Price is the… Read More »

A new year, a new beginning!

By | 2nd January 2019

Welcome to 2019, and welcome to my new website:! So what’s this all about then? Last year, I noticed the increased popularity of the hashtag #NoDeployFridays on Twitter. Apparently there are a lot of developers out there who are afraid to deploy their software at the end of the work week, or simply don’t… Read More »