Refactoring Forum

Pretty much all businesses that have been around for several years have built up technical debt. Effectively managing that debt is key to keeping your IT development productive and modern. Over that last few months, the company I work for has started a refactoring forum to discuss our strategies for doing just that. We meet…

How important is the right tool for the job?

Not too long ago someone asked me, how could I claim to be an Agile developer when Agile values “Individuals and interactions over processes and tools” and I talk about the tooling more than anything? Firstly, I believe that developers discussing the right tooling IS individuals and interactions. I think that this value statement is really…

Technical Debt

Thanks to Cory House who has released a new Pluralsight course called “Architecting Applications for the Real World in .NET” – I recommend watching it even if you don’t code in .NET In this course he covers technical debt and makes a point that I knew but had never seen any anyone else make before;…