The truth about IT processes.

Part 3 of 3 – The Truth is…. I’ll share some truths about developers, managers, and processes in IT. Writing about processes in business and technology has a gravitational-like pull. I’ve written more on the topic of technology processes than any other topic since I began blogging in 2008. Some of my favorites include posts on process improvement, hiding behind Read More …

The truth about IT managers.

Part 2 of 3 – The Truth is…. I’ll share some truths about developers, managers, and processes in IT. Just what is an IT Manager? The management career path in the Information Technology field is often a major “fork in the road” or decision point. Individuals weigh options between maintaining their technical skills and job assignments with responsibility for managing Read More …

The truth about IT developers.

Part 1 of 3 – The Truth is …. I’ll share some truths about developers, managers, and processes in IT. I almost became an IT developer. I graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Computer Science from Georgia Tech. The curriculum was heavily weighted towards programming to teach computer science concepts and initially I thought I would become a developer. Read More …

Becoming desensitized to security breaches

Are you there yet? Does news of the latest corporate data breach resulting in thousands of stolen identity records no longer shock or distress you? Today when I looked my news feed I found not one, not two, but three reports of hackers breaking through corporate firewalls to steal data. No offense to Scottrade, Patreon, and Experian, but when I Read More …