Obsolescence forced by software

December 29, 2019 in Product Engineering

Perfectly functional hardware, forced into obsolescence by software. Do you always want to use the latest and greatest? What about your users? How long should you maintain software and APIs for?

Miyoshi, Tokushima, Japan

Staying connected to the front line

December 22, 2019 in Product Engineering, Startups

When was the last time you spoke to your manager’s manager or your company CEO? You can only effectively manage 7-10 people so this post explores how you can stay in touch (with customers and employees) as your organisation grows.

Matsuyama, Japan

Applying HumanOps to on-call

October 9, 2018 in HumanOps, Product Engineering

Originally written for the StackPath blog. One of the two core foundations of SaaS monitoring is alerting (the other being metric visualization and graphing). Alerting is designed to notify you when things go wrong in your data center, that there’s a problem with your website performance, or if you’re experiencing server downtime. More specifically, infrastructure […]