Revenge of the Spaghetti Monster

The software that was created in the beginning of the computing era wasn’t really structured and built under architecture. There were no guiding principles and everything was very tightly integrated. Data, logic, interaction and view all running on one machine. Typically, the Classic Spaghetti recipe we see a lot from Read more…

Keynote ISACA 2018

ISACA Curacao Conference 2018 theme was: Mastering digital transformation “Building a robust future” and I had the honor to present the keynote just after the opening of the second day. It was a very well-organized event that had great talks a good atmosphere and very nice networking opportunities. The keynote Read more…

Flirting with Bots

Speaking of design we usually think about the wonderful front-ends your customers, and sometimes employees, love. We might also think of industrial design or even city shaping. Beautiful architecture. These days we are so focused on the front-end; we might be tempted to forget the back-end. They say, beauty is Read more…

Applying Innovation

We are always so fast and proud to mention that we apply innovation which is validated. But how do we, and you, make sure that this innovation works for you, in your case? Is it magic we deliver? Are we from the future? Or is there a more down to Read more…

Two types of busy

How often do we hear people are busy? Almost more than we can handle… Makes us think about what these people are doing, and: how they are doing it. Watching people learns a lot about how they work, not work and what doesn’t work… Being busy is great if you Read more…

Loving Digital

Shaping digital solutions, we always talk about what we want to achieve, how and when we will be successful. This means discussing what digital is all about. My favourite way of position digital is to make lives easier, more fun, more challenging and more exciting. In fact: more life, less Read more…

The power of NOT in design

Some say strategy is what we are going to do, this only tells part of the story. What we will not do also is an important part of your strategy. Exactly the same goes for design. What is smart design, from a user perspective, or even a user experience perspective? What is in scope for an Read more…