What You Need to Know About the Cybersecurity Tech Accord

What You Need to Know About the Cybersecurity Tech Accord

Recently, 34 technology companies came together to sign the Cybersecurity Tech Accord, declaring it a “watershed agreement among the largest-ever group of companies agreeing to defend all customers everywhere from malicious attacks by cybercriminal enterprises and nation-states.” Key Points from The Accord Signatories to the accord include Microsoft, Facebook, Dell, VMWare, HP, Cisco, Avast, and…

How to Prove Value With DevOps Metrics

How to Prove Value With DevOps Metrics

Speed to market is a critical success factor in today’s highly competitive software market. However, customer experience can make or break a release, so development teams must always balance the efficient delivery of a release against quality user experience. DevOps methodologies were developed to ensure balance can be achieved, focusing on a unified development and…

Why Companies Must Prove Employer-Employee Relationships with H-1B Visa Holders

Why Companies Must Prove Employer-Employee Relationships with H-1B Visa Holders

Few industries were impacted by the H-1B visa changes like the tech sector. The skill gap in the US has meant many companies have had to rely on global talent to achieve their recruiting goals. Now, the government is cracking down on companies and tech recruiting firms who could be skirting the rules to connect…

Basic Skills You’re Probably Forgetting to Add to Your Tech Resume

Basic Skills You’re Probably Forgetting to Add to Your Tech Resume

The tech field is all about what’s new and exciting. It’s important to keep your resume updated with your most recent skills, but it’s also important to include some “basic” skills that every employer is looking for.  You may assume that a hiring manager knows your such skills, but your resume is all about painting…

Has Agile Reached its Peak?

Has Agile Reached its Peak?

Dave Thomas, one of the developers who helped develop the Agile software development methodology, made waves when he declared that Agile is officially dead. His declaration sent shockwaves through the development community, leaving many to speculate whether Agile has officially reached its peak. The Agile Death Rattle According to Thomas, Agile “became a marketing term,…