Don Macvittie

20 year veteran leading a new technology consulting firm focused on the dev side of DevOps, Cloud, Security, and Application Development.

API Security in DevOps: Are We Too Comfortable?

Postman performed its annual survey of developers, and as this survey and many other surveys have shown, developers are generally…

2 weeks ago

Don’t Expect Miracles

Let’s run some fun scenarios to start this one off, shall we? “We’ll decide what language to use at a…

4 weeks ago

App Mobility Is the New Use Case

Selling increased investment in DevOps is not always easy. It takes time to implement, resource away from other projects and…

1 month ago

Moving Things Around: The Acquisition of Protego

I received a note from Protego Labs’ vice president of marketing about Check Point Software acquiring Protego. We see a…

1 month ago

The Use of Feature Flags in Code: Too Many Flags?

It is interesting to watch the growth of an idea over time. The idea of using flags in code to…

1 month ago

DevOps: Get the Basics Right to Avoid Costly Mistakes

It is a truth of both agile and DevOps that speed is of the essence. This is a relative statement—some…

2 months ago

Oracle v. Google and Its Impact on APIs and Code

What, if any, impact will the Supreme Court's rulings on Oracle v. Google have on the industry at large? TL/DR:…

2 months ago

IoT, AIOps and OMG!

The task of keeping networking straight while expanding the definition of network to include both physical and virtual networking has…

3 months ago

An Embarrassment of Riches

History says people rarely appreciate what they have in the heat of the moment. Our highly connected and high-speed world…

3 months ago

Optimism Matters and so Does a Sense of Wonder

I’m a terrible video game player. For as much fun as people have with me at the table for Table…

3 months ago