Agile technology development to embrace risk management strategies

Agile technology development to embrace risk management strategies

Make sure you register for the upcoming Tech debates at the Capital Factory on 5 November in Austin. Learn how to build an engineering team from scratch: Survival tactics for CTOs, technical leaders, and those that aspire to lead technology departments   The following are a list of resources recommended by some of the leaders

October 26, 2019
Adaptive Talent Management for an Emerging Technology Company

Adaptive Talent Management for an Emerging Technology Company

Blockchain has excited the financial world, now OpenLaw is bringing this energy to the legal community. OpenLaw is an open-source protocol utilizing blockchain technology to arrange the world's commercial relationships. They’re building the first decentralized peer-to-peer protocol for creating legal agreements. But, how can an emerging technology company, like OpenLaw, use adaptive talent management as

October 22, 2019
Is the CTO's Role Still Relevant?

Is the CTO’s Role Still Relevant?

Technology companies are challenged to be adaptive and agile. But, is a traditional technology organization structure, with the CTO role at the helm, the best way to achieve these goals?  I had the opportunity to talk with René Pfitzner, one of the founders of the startup Experify.io discuss his thoughts on this question. Are you

October 14, 2019
Perform Quality Assurance Without Requirements - Implementation hack

Perform Quality Assurance Without Requirements – Implementation hack

In software development, quite often quality assurance engineers must perform quality assurance without precisely described requirements. Verifying the outcome without an outline of requirements is not the easiest thing to do, particularly for inexperienced developers. So, what's the best way to handle this challenge? First, remember the most important rule of testing and software quality

October 8, 2019
The biggest challenge CTO’s Balancing Act

The biggest challenge CTO’s Balancing Act

Today’s CTOs must balance innovation with return on investment. They must find the exquisite harmony between customer satisfaction and effective allocation of internal resources. As founder and CTO of Assaia International AG, Nikolay Kobyshev is intimately familiar with these challenges. Nikolay will be one of the panelists for the October 17, 2019, TechDebates edition in

October 2, 2019
Cyber Security Advancements Being Driven by Behavioral Analytics

Cyber Security Advancements Being Driven by Behavioral Analytics

Cybersecurity is one of the fastest growing and most quickly evolving markets. How is cybersecurity technology changing to stay ahead of highly organized criminals? What’s in store for the future of the market? I had the opportunity to talk with Zac Rosenbauer, vice president of technology at Precognitive, to discuss his perspectives. Could you offer

September 30, 2019
Cloud Computing Fosters Innovation within Healthcare Industry

Cloud Computing Fosters Innovation within Healthcare Industry

  Given the rigorous regulatory demands and the management of highly sensitive data, is the cloud an option for the healthcare industry? Additionally, can cloud computing help facilitate the innovation that is desperately needed within the industry? I had the opportunity to speak with Scott Whyte, chief strategy officer at ClearDATA, to hear his insights.

September 24, 2019
Cloud Computing Considerations, Benefits, and Concerns

Cloud Computing Considerations, Benefits, and Concerns

Cloud Computing Considerations, Benefits, and Concerns: Cloud computing is growing rapidly in revenue, sophistication, and capabilities. Some major players are battling it out trying to be the king of the cloud. What does this battle look like? How has the cloud affected companies? What are CTOs’ greatest concerns? After the Battle for the Cloud TechDebate

September 17, 2019
Agile Security and Compliance Prioritizes People Over Process

Agile Security and Compliance Prioritizes People Over Process

Some people might question whether security and compliance issues can be managed effectively within an Agile framework. However, Christa Meck, IT manager at Kasasa, believes that the security of sensitive data is fundamental to the Agile way of thinking. On September 17, 2019, in Austin, Texas, a panel of Agile and technology experts will gather

September 11, 2019
DevOps Expedite Innovation—Here’s How

DevOps Expedite Innovation—Here’s How

Can security and compliance work within an Agile framework, or are the tensions simply too great? On September 17, 2019, in Austin, Texas, a TechDebate panel of Agile and technology experts will gather to address this question. Director of Cloud Infrastructure Boyd Hemphill at Contrast Security will be one of our panelists. Boyd has extensive

September 9, 2019