Technical Debt Analysis

This is a set of conversations I had with Dave and Andrey about Technical debt, where we have been trying to explore the use of Estuarine Mapping. Session 1, starting the exercise We have defined some assumptions: We have started with a list of classic technical debt reasons, but after reviewing it, we have defined … Read more

Technical due diligences

Due diligences have different layers of work: financial, market value, people engaged in the company, etc. Technical side of the due diligences have evolved a lot and now there are many recipes but some consensus about what you should cover as minimum. The technical side of a due diligence is basically a health check of … Read more

DevOps: bottleneck analysis

Constraints evolve in a predictable way In the process of building software development there are many bottlenecks you can find. They are present and they disappear as we evolve and they work in a very similar way as the Theory of Constraints defines. The main bottlenecks you can find in software development are: In case … Read more

Process Mining at Celonis

While watching this event from Data Driven NYC called “Bootstrapping a Decacorn on $15k with Celonis CEO Alex Rinke“. I have been taking some notes and ended reading “Process Mining for Dummies” book. Basic actions on processes Celonis divides between: Engagement types: Mining Tools During the video Alex Rinke comment some important aspects about the … Read more

Beyond Budgeting

I have found this presentation really interesting: Some screenshots that I found interesting Solve the budget conflict: separate the purposes Managing cost, change of mindset is required Tools for cost Management

Crypto ETFs

The story of the ETFs linked to cryptos started in 2013 with the first formal request. It was done by Winklevoss Bitcoin Trust, proposed by Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss. They requested it 7 times starting in 2013: all rejected. The ones that have obtained the approval now have been: My initial thoughts My initial thoughts … Read more

OOD + A + Communications

Doing experiments, where are you investing your personal time today and where you think you should be doing it? The fact that you are unbalanced individually do not necessarily mean that as executive team you are not balanced. thoughts?

Use cases: when a disruptor shows up

Background Technological disruption is something that happens from time to time. Right now all people is focused on Generative-AI and many people seem to be lost looking at what is going to happen. We don’t really know, accept the uncertainty and stop doing linear correlations with simplistic things as “Gen-AI is going to improve the … Read more