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Looking Out for the Whole Enterprise

Nov 02, 2017 | by Andrew Smith, Principal Architect | Tags: Agile

"Think Globally, Act Locally." I recall first hearing this phrase in my youth, applied to connecting our personal choices to environmental impact. I'm thinking about it today in the context of Agile teams: having the bigger picture in mind is an important piece of our overall success. I've seen this recently with several team interactions… 

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Cloud Roadmap to Success: Three Things to Keep in Mind

Oct 31, 2017 | by Samuel Thurston, Software Engineer | Tags: Cloud

During the 1992 presidential election, strategist James Carville famously hung a sign in the Little Rock headquarters of then-candidate Bill Clinton, which was meant to keep the campaign on message.  It read:

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IoT Goes Pink

Oct 26, 2017 | by Hudson Ludvigson, Senior Software Engineer | Tags: Internet of Things

As many of you may know, October is breast cancer awareness month. According to the American Cancer Society, a woman in the US has a 1 in 8 chance of developing this disease. It is also the second leading cause of death for women, and they estimate that 1 in 37 women will die from breast cancer.  As a result, this month is often paired with a reminder for women to get an annual mammogram and perform self-examinations.

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Meet Our Team: Briana Hoffman

Oct 19, 2017 | by Daniela Williams, Project Manager | Tags: Meet Our Team

Welcome back to the Meet Our Team Q&A series. My name is Daniela Williams, Project Manager at ISE, and I’ll be asking ISE team members questions to help give insight into what makes us tick.

Today I'm interviewing Briana Hoffman, Senior Software Engineer, technical lead for the project I'm on, and fellow brewer of kombucha. Read on to hear her suggestions on how to better help team members appreciate each other and to foster a healthy environment for all.

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