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Amazon Web Services Re:Invent Conference Recap

Dec 08, 2016 | by Samuel Thurston, Software Engineer | Tags: Cloud

Last week I had the pleasure of attending the Amazon Web Services Re:Invent conference, in Las Vegas. Over 32,000 attendees and presenters from around the globe were there for the world’s largest global cloud summit. Over five days I walked nearly 68 miles between airport terminals and conference event halls, seeing over 20 talks, keynotes, and events.


Meet Our Team: Kirsten Wennerstrom

Dec 06, 2016 | 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 Kirsten Wennerstrom, Director of Human Resources. If you're looking to join our team, you have to win her over first! Read on to learn more about what's going on in the world of HR.


Turn your Android Device into an Amazon Echo

Dec 01, 2016 | by Clay Schumacher, Senior Software Engineer | Tags: Mobile App Development

If you're not familiar with Amazon Echo or its competitor Google Home by now, take a look around you. You're living in the future. We can now control things in our homes, get information and sports scores, or even order a pizza (well, more on that later) all by just asking Alexa.


Four Insights from the Agile Dev East Conference

Nov 29, 2016 | by Andrew Smith, Principal Architect | Tags: Agile

The week of November 14th, I spent 3 days with fellow developers, leaders, and Agilists at the Techwell-organized   AgileDev / Better Software/ DevOps East Conference and the Agile Leadership Summit. The keynotes and sessions were well attended, as well as the "hallway breakouts." As a compulsive note taker, I came back with 53 pages of notes, everything from more books on my to-read list, to "Aha!" insights. Here, I would like to share a few of my key takeaways from the conference…