“It’s doctrine on day one, and every day after that it becomes dogma.”
– Colonel John Boyd
DevOps is a step … perhaps leap … in the right direction. Many of its claimed benefits? The unclaimed ones are better.
“To call in the statistician after the experiment is done may be no more than asking him to perform a post-mortem examination: he may be able to say what the experiment died of.”
– Ronald Fisher, Statistician and evolutionary biologist
Evidence-based decision-making is the way to go. Assuming, that is, that your analysts treat the data with proper respect.
“Nothing in the known universe travels faster than a bad check.” – Anonymous
Apple has gone single-platform. Microsoft has gone multiplatform. The two decisions have nothing to do with each other.
ManagementSpeak: We’re resource constrained.
Translation: We’re giving no raises this year.
Exciting news – we’re giving every ManagementSpeak contributor a raise. Last year’s rate was … well, it was feeling good about contributing. Next year, contributors can feel twice as good!
Want to speed up your IT organization? Get rid of the practices that slow it down. For example …
By Bob Lewis | April 13, 2015
Topics: ManagementSpeak | Comments Off on ManagementSpeak, 4/13/2015
ManagementSpeak: Your position is safe.
Translation: As soon as we find a replacement for you, you’re history.
This week’s contributor is, however, irreplaceable.
No matter where you look, dynamic relationships are replacing statically defined ones.