Week of September 22, 2014
September 30: CHAOS Tuesday #62: is titled “Agile Trends”. In the program we discuss with Lee Cunningham some the trends we are both seeing in the agile world. The trend includes the growth of agile and some issue around the growth. Lee Cunningham is the Director of Enterprise Agile Enablement at VersionOne, Inc. Lee is a Scrum master and instructor. He has a history in software development. In addition, Lee Gesmer will enlighten us on the Google Books copyright case. Lee Gesmer is a founding partner of the Boston law firm Gesmer Updegrove LLP.
October 7: CHAOS Tuesday #63: is titled “Application Modernization”. Step 3 of Modernization in Place is application modernization. Harry Scott will discuss with us how to improve your legacy applications by adopting modern languages, techniques and technologies. This includes using a service-oriented architecture (SOA). Harry Scott is the co-founder of Carr Scott Software. Carr Scott Software specializes in database, middleware, and modernization software. In our second segment, we will discuss with Hans Mulder legacy applications that are too big to change and how to look at legacy applications as an investment. Hans Mulder is Standish European research director and professor at the Antwerp Management School.
October 14: CHAOS Tuesday #64: is titled “Overbearing Stakeholders” A project stakeholder is an individual that is involved in, or may be affected by, project activities. An overbearing stakeholder is a person that wants to control the behavior of the project team in an annoying or unwanted way. In this program, Evan Sorensen helps us understand how to deal with overbearing stakeholders. Evan is the founder and director of the New England Institute for Marriage and Family Therapy. In addition to Evan, Lee Cunningham will explain how to scale agile projects and agile teams. Lee Cunningham is the Director of Enterprise Agile Enablement at VersionOne.
October 21:CHAOS Tuesday #65: is titled “In the Limelight”. Akamai Technologies and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology sued Limelight Networks over an alleged patent infringement. This case has far reaching implications on process related patents. Our primary guest for this program is Lee Gesmer. Lee Gesmer is a founding partner of the Boston law firm Gesmer Updegrove LLP. In our second segment, Harry Scott will discuss with us how to improve your legacy applications availability by adopting modern readiness techniques and technologies. Harry Scott is the co-founder of Carr Scott Software. Carr Scott Software specializes in database, middleware, and modernization software.