Developer Strategy – Random Musings Of An Ex-Developer

Some of you might know this – I trained to be a mechanical engineer, and then did an MBA thinking I wanted to be an investment banker. But right out of business school – I figured what I REALLY wanted to be was a developer. So I took a developer job and stayed a developerContinue reading “Developer Strategy – Random Musings Of An Ex-Developer”

Misalignment and Policy by Lapse – A deadly duo

It is Friday the 13th today – maybe the best day to write this post after all . First I need to turn back the clock to the 1980s. In my teens, the most popular car in India was ” The Ambassador”. It was so popular that the company just did some weak spot weldingContinue reading “Misalignment and Policy by Lapse – A deadly duo”

Big data and systems that need to go around in circles

I had a very interesting conversation with my seat mate in the flight to SFO early today . He works as a manager at an airline, and grew up the ranks . Currently he is exploring ways of “learning faster” given his team was having a hard time with baggage handling and they want toContinue reading “Big data and systems that need to go around in circles”