Aurimas Adomavicius
By:Aurimas Adomavicius Posted On: Topic:Process

Antifr-agile: breaking things on purpose at Agile Day Chicago 2016

Saying that we're into agile is a bit of an understatement. We've written numerous articles and ranted at scale across conferences globally on the topic. On November 4, Morningstar's offices became the watering hole of the agile community as Agile Day Chicago 2016, went into full swing. One topic specifically drew my attention this year--Breaking Things on Purpose--and I wanted to expand on it in this post.

Andrius Juskenas
By:Andrius Juskenas Posted On: Topic:Engineering

Bye raster, hello vector: 3 ways to use SVG easier

Today, nearly every webpage contains some kind of infographic. Infographics are a nice design feature, but also help readers understand and digest content easier. There are several options for dealing with sets of images/icons. Yet from a front end developer's perspective, we prefer SVG graphics, which have become widely supported on all modern browsers and are in vector graphics format, making them easily scalable on different screen resolutions among other advantages. Our latest post looks at three different approaches.

Aurimas Adomavicius
By:Aurimas Adomavicius Posted On: Topic:Process

Why rapid prototyping helps avoid product failure

Innovating with digital products is a risky business. According to Forrester Research, the IT industry spends roughly $30 billion annually on products that don't deliver value. Our latest article discusses how rapid prototyping can be used to decrease the scope of failure and ultimately eliminate irrecoverable failures completely.

Rimantas Benetis
By:Rimantas Benetis Posted On: Topic:Process

Path to microservices: moving away from monolithic architecture in financial services

In an unprecedented era of high customer expectations, low market confidence and the constant threat of small and nimble players disrupting the market, financial institutions find themselves in a position where they must evolve or become extinct. As established players continue to be dependent on legacy technology and monolithic systems that require significant overhead and lead time to deliver even the smallest increment of value, many are struggling to satisfy the needs of their customers and shareholders and their ability to remain competitive is diminishing. This post explores how financial services institutions, particularly banks, can effectively evaluate and embrace the microservices architecture movement.

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