The Learning Organisation: How to Transform the Tech Industry With Psychological Safety

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The annual Stackoverflow questionnaire provides a useful window into the developer community. In 2018 it surveyed everything from favourite platforms and programming languages to gender identification to how much time devs spend outside. In all, more than 100,000 developers shared their experiences. Some of the most telling results, for me, involved career satisfaction and goals. [...]

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An experiment in diversity and inclusion

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Let's face it: the tech industry is not the most diverse. This is particularly true when it comes to engineering in general, and even more so in the operations community (i.e. Ops, DevOps, Infrastructure, etc.). This graph from last years' StackOverflow survey shows the ratio of men to women in engineering subfields.   Diversity and inclusion, however, are not just the right thing [...]

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Container Solutions expands to Canada

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At Container Solutions, we specialize in cloud native strategy and technologies. What that means practically is that on a day to day basis our engineers and consultants are working with organizations to assist them with cloud native transformations. From analyzing and understanding their current state to building a roadmap, architecture, and strategy, to implementing proper cloud native [...]

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The Cloud Native Engineer Role

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Cloud computing changed the required skills for software engineers and system administrators. IT departments that didn’t continuously researched and adopted new technologies are usually caught off-guard when they decide to “move to the cloud”. A cloud native IT department requires new skills as the software they have will need refactoring and repackaging to run and take advantage of the new [...]

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A Week of the Life of Container Solutions… In Tweets

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For those of you who would like to work at Container Solutions, we figured it might be nice to give you a rundown on what a week looks like. Sunday We started this week early, on Sunday, with a hardware hackathon in our Amsterdam office. https://twitter.com/Chimney42/status/1000640882721411072 We get involved in a lot of events and initiatives like this and we create the space and [...]

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