Architecture Reviews, Technical Debt, and the Cloud

The architecture review process is (or at least should be) a critical part of any IT project - especially considering the seemingly ever increasing level of complexity most IT architects face. It is a key opportunity for stakeholders to ask the 'why this' or 'how about that' questions with the dual goal of increasing their … Continue reading Architecture Reviews, Technical Debt, and the Cloud

Collaboration integration problem for Google?

I was keen to try out Google Wave now that it had been launched for Google Apps. My domain is registered with Google Apps as I didn't want the gmail.com extension and Google has so far appeared a bit more conservative regarding the degree of testing expected of their end users (i.e., Google Buzz is … Continue reading Collaboration integration problem for Google?