For Generation X, the defining vision of our most likely future was laid out in The Jetsons. It presented a futurescape of flying cars, Uniblab the AI coworker with a bad attitude, and workweeks of one hour per day, two days per week. For millennials, the future was defined by Back to the Future and Tron. Unfortunately, we still don’t have a real hoverboard.
How Close We Are to the Future
SmartBear—a company that creates monitoring tools—released another 35 page, detailed study of code review and collaboration. You can read the whole study here, but who has the time for that? No need to worry about missing out, we read it for you and pulled out what we feel are the highlights.
The findings are a compilation of responses from 550 developers representing about 30 different industries. Some of these industries are computer software, mobile development, systems integration, aerospace, insurance, industrial manufacturing, and game development. All sizes of organizations are represented from smaller teams with just a few developers to large companies with over 50 software team members. Read More
Did you know that 75 percent of executives anticipate their organization’s software projects will fail? While IT projects are notoriously challenging to plan and measure, industry studies reveal that failure is common and just as costly as you think.
No matter your philosophy on agile, scrum, waterfall, or some mix in between, we feel there are few things every good project needs to be successful.
There is currently a nationwide shortage of individuals with the skills needed for data science, DevOps and data engineering positions, and the latest research confirms that wages are rising along with demand.
Glassdoor’s annual report of the 50 best jobs in America relies on three different metrics:
- Number of Job Openings
- Overall Satisfaction Rating
Out of the top 10 positions, 6 were heavily technical roles. Read on to learn why companies in the Silicon Prairie and nationwide are putting together generous offers for individuals with the following skill sets: