I was recently in an online discussion about whether or not technologists should use “managed services” like the one I work for.Read More Plus ça change, plus c’est la même chose
Introduction It was the dawn of a new century in the tech world. We’d just survived the great Y2K scare which, for many of us, turned out to be nothing. I spent a memorably pleasant Y2K eve playing board games and sipping champagne at my company’s East Cambridge office, enjoying the company of my co-workers. […]Read More The Eternal Novice Trap
One of the things I have always enjoyed about what I do is that I have, from pretty much day 1 in the technology industry, worn many hats. No matter what my job title said, I have always done pretty much whatever needs doing whether or not it crosses into what others might consider a discipline that’s not […]Read More The Joy of DevOps (Or, Return of the Living Generalist!)
I’ve noticed that as I get older, getting enough good sleep has become more and more of an issue…Read More Sleeeepy (And old :P)
As I mentioned here previously, my last big job search after I got laid off from MIT was decidedly Not Fun…Read More Face, meet Mr. Concrete wall.
One morning a few weeks back I was told to get in early to meet about an upcoming release that was happening…Read More A Short, Sharp Shock