The Best Way to do Sprint Planning

After product owner creates product backlog based on the customer voices. The next agenda is to select the product backlog to a sprint. If you are wondering how to create an user story format in product backlog you can see this video. On this video, we will discuss what you need to do in Sprint Planning. There are five steps in sprint planning namely: Creating a sprint length and release. Redef... [More]

Ordering Product Backlog on A Sprint

One of the most critical activities by the development team in Scrum is ordering the product backlog into sprint backlog. As you know, the product backlog is a user story that developed by the product owner based on the interaction between the product owner and the customer. When product backlog is agreed between customer and the product owner. The product backlog will be stored in a 'place' where... [More]

Five Steps to Build Working Software in 30 Days

Building software is not easy as it gets. The technical complexity and non-technical complexity are combined. On this article, we will discuss the process and the steps to build working software in 30 days. Now let's discuss about the steps. There are 5 steps that you can follow when building working software. Before we start, let's define what is working software Working software is software tha... [More]

Estimating Product Backlog in Azure DevOps

Product Backlog in Azure DevOps Azure DevOps has a feature namely Azure Boards. As we know, Azure Board is a requirement management system in our formal or agile process. On this article, we will discuss how to estimate the product backlog in Scrum or to estimate the user story in Agile process. In Azure boards you can fill the comprehensive information such as: Product Backlog name: it can be a... [More]

Scrum: Customer Needs and Expectation

Our project keeps late. We don't know what happen. We feel so desperate with our project. The budget runs out, the team morality lower than before, the client said we are so slow to satisfy need. In this article, we will discuss about the keys product delivery and validation. Step 1 - Idea Discovery Most of the time, your customer doesn't have idea what the product looks like or how the product... [More]

Planning your IT Reskilling journey

As a holder of more than 40 certifications in technology, I found myself that learning is important. You need learn to understand any other things that you might not found in your daily works. For example, in daily work I just work with azure cloud services, I never try another product such as VM or Azure function. By learning, you will understand the product that you might never use but having po... [More]

Is Power Platform Promising?

Power Platform is there, do you need it? When you are building solution, you have many choices such as building from scratch or building with low codes development platform. Ask yourself what the answer to these questions is. Is your customer having Office 365? If yes, go to power platform If no, go to Microsoft development platform Is your development scenario suitable for Power Platform? ... [More]

Upgrading ASP.NET to MVC and .NET Core

When building web application in Microsoft platform stack, you will have many choices starting from web pages, ASP.NET web forms, ASP.NET MVC, and ASP.NET core. The problem happens when you want to upgrade from one library to the others. This article will discuss about how to upgrade from ASP.NET to the others. Upgrade Path From ASP.NET web forms to ASP.NET Core, you should recreate the projec... [More]

The Cloud is Shared Responsibility

If you think the cloud is worry free, you might be on the wrong way. Yesterday, my customer told me that their VM is locked, the database is hijacked, and all the files are encrypted. The hacker requests bitcoin to decrypt the files. It should not happen! My customer said. They blame us as a partner. Cloud is shared responsibility Cloud is shared responsibility; it means you can't expect the e... [More]

Software Development Best Practices

As a software engineer, i feel overwhelming with the software development process. Although, it's been more than decades to learn about it and plus my doctoral degree is in software engineering. i don't have any confidence that our software will have less bugs, better performance, and stable architecture. This is because several reasons such as: requirements changes lack of better architecture... [More]

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