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Predictors of IT Performance

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Getting into weeds into Dev Ops and Puppet in particular. According to this, top 5 predictors of IT performance.

1. Peer reviewed change approval process
2. Version control for all product artifacts
3. Proactive Monitoring
4. High trust organizational culture
5. Win-win relations between dev and ops

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March 31st, 2015 at 2:55 am

Posted in Business,Techie,Work

Bitter Sweet – Job Change

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Mar 13 is my last day at HP. I just wrapped up the work and sent the laptop and everything back to HP. Kinda sad stuff but really excited about my new role at WWT. Moving is living.

 

 

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March 12th, 2015 at 2:22 pm

Posted in Living,Techie,USA,Work

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Duang!!

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To duang or not to duang, that is the question -
http://www.bbc.com/news/blogs-trending-31689148

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March 3rd, 2015 at 3:30 am

Posted in Techie,USA

Invisible Boyfriend? Girlfriend?

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I guess there is nothing called “Weird” with internet. So apparently there is a service called Invisible Boyfriend/Girlfriend which solves this particular problem – Invisible Boyfriend/Girlfriend gives you real-world and social proof that you’re in a relationship – even if you’re not – so you can get back to living life on your own terms. https://invisibleboyfriend.com/

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February 28th, 2015 at 12:46 am

Posted in Techie,USA,Work

Your Personal Book? In 12 hours?

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Too good to be true, right? Well not at all. I was strolling thru product hunt website to get a sense at the new products in market and this was rather interesting. This is a service which will help write a book for you from your ideas with your minimal effort. Downtime? Just 12 hours.

This is how they define their service -

YOUR BOOK.
IN 12 HOURS.

Our team of professionals take your ideas and your words and turn them into a published book without you ever touching a keyboard.

http://bookinabox.com

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February 26th, 2015 at 1:22 pm

Posted in Books,Insight,Techie,Work

Hilarious – 10 Tricks to Appear Smart in Meetings

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The funny thing is, I notice these stuff everyday in my numerous meetings.

http://thecooperreview.com/10-tricks-appear-smart-meetings/

The best one? ‘Can we take a step back?’ I see someone always using that and have to admit it works like a charm.

 

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February 13th, 2015 at 3:23 am

Posted in Business,Techie,USA

New Beginning

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Accepted a really exciting job offer at WWT – World Wide Technology – here in St Louis.

Really excited to join the dynamic team of WWT. It defn going to be very intense few months to begin with.

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February 3rd, 2015 at 4:09 am

Solution Architect

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It generally refers to the process and art of developing solutions that fit within the enterprise architecture in terms of systems portfolios, information architecture, integration requirements and so on.

That’s the next GOAL.

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February 1st, 2015 at 6:31 am

Posted in Insight,Techie,USA,Work

On Product Management

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Martin ticks all the boxes on product management.

http://www.mindtheproduct.com/2011/10/what-exactly-is-a-product-manager/

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January 29th, 2015 at 2:08 am

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What makes big data project succeed?

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HBR has a good article on successful big data project.

https://hbr.org/2014/03/what-makes-big-data-projects-succeed/

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December 23rd, 2014 at 5:04 am

Posted in Techie