Infrequent, verbose thoughts on software and leadership
On the benefits of committing to a release schedule
When we pause and look for an alternative, it turns out that the hard way is never the only option.
Distributed teams are fundamentally different from those who share an office. To be effective and happy while working remotely, embrace the strengths.
When you're a leader, your words carry more weight. Measure them carefully.
Documentation is great, but the real benefits from writing docs aren't the docs.
With Athena, I got some answers out of several years of log data in S3 relatively quickly. I also had an opportunity to learn some new tricks.
In engineering as in life, sometimes the best path forward isn't a straight line.
This 'httptest' release includes several enhancements suggested by users, particularly around improving the experience in interactive sessions.
'Technical debt' is neither technical nor debt. Discuss.