How to Respond to Botnets, DNS Outages, and a Broken Internet

How to Respond to Botnets, DNS Outages, and a Broken Internet

After lunch on Friday, October 21st, I sat down to do a code review— and couldn’t connect to Github, the web site that hosts our code. I wasn’t alone. Most of the east coast of the United States found itself unable to connect to popular web sites...
Our Velocity Is Falling

Our Velocity Is Falling

When teams are completing more stories faster, managers tend not to worry. That’s not true when velocity falls. Velocity will decrease, however, and there are many reasons why. What Is Velocity Velocity is an indicator of what the team has been through. It is a...
Quantifying Uncertainty in Estimates

Quantifying Uncertainty in Estimates

Forecasting when a software project is going to be done is difficult. Nobody disputes this. Software is complex. It’s path dependent. Even the best software has components coupled in ways that are not easy to anticipate. And while we’re often asked to...

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