Category: Cloud Computing

Electrifying Code Names for Cloud Projects

Your company is working on a major upgrade to your cloud platform. The development team comes to you with a request for a cool project name. What do you choose? Most companies choose well known cloud formations such as Nimbus or Cirrus for their project names. If you have a Weather Channel junkie on your marketing team you might even…

Ways to Issue Technical Equity for Your Platform

In my last post I discussed how companies could issue technical equity to their customers and third party developers. By allowing customers and developers to build extensions to your platform with APIs and SDKs you make can effectively make them shareholders that have a vested interest in your long term success. The process starts with your technical IPO – the…

Building Technical Equity in Your Platform

There is a lot of talk about technical debt these days. (There is a lot of talk about debt in general as we are still attempting to recover from the macroeconomic recession of 2008.) The question I would ask though is – If it is possible to build technical debt then it should it not also be possible to build…