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Fix it with duct tape – a note on technical dept

Last week I recorded an episode of Architecture Corner on the subject of technical dept. Take a look at: https://youtu.be/xhTWCZ6FqHs As you’ll see, technical dept is creeping slowly into your realms. You won’t notice anything to begin with; it’s a bit

Posted in Legacy, LeMo

API Economy – a lever to free your core systems

Core systems are often seen as an effective blocker to innovation and introduction of new technology. With a shifted mind-set you can break the tedious define business requirement, formalise, prioritise, design, reprioritise, implement, test, deploy-chain that can take months or

Posted in Agile, Digital, EA, Innovation, Legacy

Do you have a systems decomissioning departement?

Most companies have a systems development department; it could be called IT department, business development, digital innovation or whatever. But do you have a systems decommissioning department? Very few organisations do, and that’s one of the main reasons old systems stay around,

Posted in EA, Legacy

Retirement home next?

This is a serious and upsetting title, I know – but I see many organisations that need to do some serious planning for their future. Not all have yet understood it, but I’ve come across major Swedish organisations, companies and authorities,

Posted in Chronicals, EA, Legacy, LeMo