September 4, 2014

Debunking Common Agile Misconceptions

Allen Holub at Dr. Dobb’s has written a new blog post that debunks the claims of the Anti Agile Manifesto. In it, he explains why agile software development really isn’t different from other development methodologies why it isn’t “simply the obfuscation of common sense,” as the Anti Agile Manifesto claims.

Microsoft DocumentDB: A JSON Document Oriented NoSQL Database

Microsoft’s recent addition into the world of NoSQL Databases has been greeted with quite a fanfare and with mixed reviews from competing products. What is interesting is that Microsoft chose DocumentDB as a new Azure-only feature against enhancing its already existing table storage capabilities. DocumentDB is a JSON document only