Industry 4.0: Finding software gold in heavy industrials

“Industry 4.0” is a classic buzzword frequently paired with grandiose statements and trillion dollar prognostications. The term is meant to describe the increasing digitalization of manufacturing, driving increased connectivity between machines, devices, sensors, and people to enable even greater levels of productivity. But mention any of this to a grizzled industry veteran and be prepared … Continue reading Industry 4.0: Finding software gold in heavy industrials

Announcing Testlio: A partner for agile development teams

Today I’m pleased to announce our investment in Testlio, a mobile app testing service tackling the ever-increasing demand for world-class quality assurance. QA has for some time been an underinvested (and always underappreciated) segment of the workforce. Much of it has to do with the adoption of web-enabled technologies and processes, which downplayed the importance … Continue reading Announcing Testlio: A partner for agile development teams