Major cosmos breakthrough: Einstein's gravitational waves detected
Mastering complexity

Relax, every code base rots over time

How do you know if your code base is rotting? Before you get defensive about your code, software architect Erik Dietrich wants you to know that every code base rots over time. The key is to ensure you’re managing the complexity of its growth correctly.

Code rant

Learn to code, it’s harder than you think

All the evidence shows that programming requires a high level of aptitude that only a small percentage of the population possess. The current fad for short learn-to-code courses is selling people a lie and will do nothing to help the skills shortage for professional programmers.

"Holistic Optimisation"

DevOps and Hoshin Kanri – A dream combination

Hoshin Kanri is a Japanese managerial process that DevOpsDays London organiser Barry Chandler has recently discovered, and he wants the world to know how teaming it with DevOps can mean great things for enterprise organisations.

Don't erupt!

The Volcano – An enterprise Kanban board

After some experimentation, Tomas Rybing is back with another visualisation for teams using the Kanban method. He’s cut the top off of his Priority Pyramid and created The Volcano, which covers bigger teams and more products.

Burnt out

Is DevOps making you sick?

The transition to DevOps for many companies has been a successful move. However, now that the processes between development and operations are getting an overhaul, corporate culture has been left to its own, resulting in many burnt out developers.

Change of focus

Beyond the technology of Microservices

Follow Daniel Bryant’s latest talk as he attempts to uncover better ways of developing software out of the learnings uncovered from the microservice community, divided into categories focusing on organisational, architectural and operational issues.

An unfortunate delay

Java 9 to be postponed for six months

Oracle cannot meet expectations for the planned release of Java 9 in September 2016. In a message broadcast to the community via mailing list, chief architect Mark Reinhold has revealed that the modularisation work in Project Jigsaw needs more time.