Agile and cats and dogs – or why engineers and managers are different

Managers often do not understand the engineers – and engineers do not understand what drives a manager. A typical conflict, which gets worse when we enter the world of agile development methods. Control and processes lose importance, speed and therefore “gut feelings” need more focus. Günter Dück, former CTO of IBM Germany had a very…

Faked Data Breaches

Recently a (at least for me) new phenomenon appeared on the web: Faked data breaches. As the announcement of a data breach typically draws a lot of attention, it is just to be expected that faked announcements will hit the web. Additionally in a lot of media like Twitter and Facebook, speed is more important…