Software can be complex, but it is made up of relatively simple pieces. Why does it cost so much to create?
Tips on managing product development and engineering by John Levy, consultant, expert and author of “Get Out of the Way!, An executive’s guide to creating timely, innovative and relevant products.”
The essentials of project management in under 500 words
Lessons from the life of the inventor of the mouse.
Software is abstract, invisible and runs at extreme speeds. People who are good at building software have to possess talent at visualization and a willingness to use complex tools. When software developers become project managers (PMs), they rely on software tools to monitor, control and report on projects, just as non-technical PMs do. Problems technologists have as managers relate to people, including conflict, collaboration and just plain old listening well.
We tend to design things that are complex, and that can be our undoing.
Computer security does not come easily. It requires awareness of the ways in which computers and data are compromised. To guard against loss, there are 5 key things you should know. 1. Anti-virus programs are essential, but they’re not enough. Anti-virus programs will not keep you safe from all attacks. They are good for blocking […]
The perennial problem of data storage and data access has a number of new aspects since cloud computing has come along. This article is a review of some of your data storage and access choices.