Join us for all the WTF's at Blueprint LDN and Jamie Dobson as keynote - 22 Sept

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    How to Recruit and Onboard Neurodivergent People

    As volunteer developer and Microsoft MVP Dennie Declerq said, “Due to my autism I have no paid job. I can’t cope with a day job. I get too nervous. I talk too much.”

    Agile in the Cloud Native Era

    After seven years of trying, we at Container Solutions have figured out that the best way to start a Cloud Native Transformation is with a little bit of upfront thinking followed by a little bit of bu...

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    Software is Underperforming and The Future Depends on That Changing

    “If something can’t go on forever, it won’t.” - Herb Stein’s Law

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    WTF is Wrong with RFPs?

    The tech industry is littered with acronyms and abbreviations which can sometimes trigger strong reactions. The letters RfP always send me ricocheting between glum resignation and extreme frustration.

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    Why Should We Care about AIOps?

    Those of us who make a living producing software or managing software teams are ultimately getting paid to improve business processes, be it making cars autonomous to improve safety, save people time ...

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    The Curse of Knowledge

    By coincidence, I had the same conversation this week with five different groups of people. I figured that I’d write my ideas down and chuck them up on the blog, since this chain of thought seems to r...

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    How Cisco and Container Solutions’ Long-standing Partnership Helped Bring our SRE Conference to Life

    Container Solutions and Cisco have a partnership that goes back to more-or-less the beginning of Container Solutions.

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    WTF is the Future of Cloud Native Software?

    Software is transforming and accelerating organisations of all kinds, both directly and indirectly. Software is a key differentiator for organisations to offer value to customers and shareholders. The...

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    10 Predictions for the Future of Computing or; the Inane Ramblings of our Chief Scientist

    TLDR; WASM will be everywhere: compile target, deploy target, IoT, plug-in ecosystems. This is already happening! (1-5 years) Rust will continue to grow in popularity and will overtake Go in the next ...