10 Feb 2020
Going to the Cloud? Don't let your investment get lost in just one. Instead, use infrastructure-as-code to make the vendors compete for your custom.
Push back against IT vendor hype
11 Dec 2019
IT vendors are always pushing the next big thing, but knowing if it's right for your organisation cannot be answered by a sales pitch
Sympathy for the devil (or his legacy anyway)
21 May 2018
Legacy systems (of any type) pervade almost every one of our roles, yet they are pretty universally hated. What can we do for our tomorrow-selves to break the circle?
Buying software with integrity
07 Apr 2018
The ephemeral nature of a digital download can make for murky transactions. What we need isn't a 40-page EULA, it's a clear agreement of how and how long the software will work.
Business is as much philosophy as science. If you want to know what kind of company you’re dealing with, here’s our current thinking about our place in the commercial landscape.