Speaking at Rails Israel 2014

This weekend I’ll be heading off to represent the Money Advice Service at the Rails Israel 2014 conference, hosted in Tel Aviv, to give my talk Rescue Squad: RAILS EDITION! I’ll be talking primarily on rescuing legacy rails projects, although many of the ideas I present are more than applicable to any large, legacy software project. I’ll speak […]

Agile and Predictability

A post in my RSS feed caught my attention recently. It’s by James Shore, author of “The Art of Agile”. His post is in response to this conversation on an Agile mailing list, about whether Agile can help with predictability in software development. The conversation got me thinking… and here’s my perspective. There are two scenarios where […]