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Posted by wisseninfotech |

Every team, every organisation dealing with technology and software development needs a methodology. Sometimes they are well defined, sometimes they grow organically. They can all improve on their methodologies. Let’s piece together the agile methodology story. The Origins of Agile In 2001, the Agile Manifesto with its 12 principles came…

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Posted by Ravi Teja Garlapati |

A leading financial service provider’s middle office Liquidity Risk department needed a solution to extracting data from different functions across the firm to get firm level overview of various Liquidity Risk metrics and monitor limits. Instead of building a data mart they were looking for a virtual data solution. Wissen…

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Posted by Sameer Patil |

One of our clients is a global leader in investment banking. In our discussions with the senior directors in IT division of this organization, they told us about some issues they were constantly facing with their Order Management System. The OMS was extremely important revenue generator for the firm as…

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Posted by Sameer Patil |

One of our clients is a global leader in investment banking. One of their Order Management Systems had some performance concerns. When the Sales people found delays in entering orders, it became a critical priority for the development team to address these issues, so that order entry was highly performant….

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Posted by Kumarpal Sheth |

I have often heard people using sports metaphors when talking about high performing teams. I wanted to bring a slightly different view to the table. Sports teams work within a set of well defined boundaries and rules. Most teams within a company do not necessarily have such rigidly defined boundaries…

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Posted by Ravi Teja Garlapati |

Anyone who has spent any amount of time in a large enterprise knows that there are lots of intractable problems. Academics (and consultants and business schools) often tout they can get to the “root” of a problem and give you a “surgical” solution that will solve the problem and keep…

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Posted by Sameer Patil |

I have observed some common traits in the brilliant software developers I have come across. I will list six of them. They have a dislike for inefficiency They cringe at doing a repetitive task manually. They become experts at using regular expressions to do search and replace. They might use…

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