This is fantastic stuff. As I started reading, I almost fell out of my seat because the project I’m on right now is going through exactly the hurt you describe and would beneﬁt greatly from material just like this. Matthew Bass Software Engineer A great book! The authors have done a great job in presenting the subject in a neutral way and avoiding any methodology-oriented traps. Roberto Gianassi IT Consultant What The Pragmatic Programmer brought to the individual skills and crafts of software developers, Ship It! is to the software development team. ...
Need a shortcut to a degree in shipping great software? Successful team leaders must have an extremely broad skill set to find the right product, work through a complex and ever-changing development process, and do it all incredibly quickly. In this guide, Chris Vander Mey provides a simplified, no-BS approach to the entire software lifecycle, distilled from lessons he learned as a manager at Amazon and Google.
This book is my attempt to come to terms with the country I love.
I fi rst came here in September of 1958. I had worked my way over
as a dish washer on the passenger ship Arosa Sky. We steamed into
New York harbor. I saw the Statue of Liberty. Someone met me at
the dock and took me to the Trailways depot to put me on a bus to
Austin, Texas. Did I want a return ticket, valid for a year? I said yes.
The man at the window began to write the ticket. I thought about it
and said to my guide: No, one...