New Years Eve 2015

New Years Eve is always a time for optimism. I hope to learn from my experiences in 2015 and to make new mistakes in 2016 instead of repeating the old ones. I hope to build on the skills I nurtured and insights I gained this year. […]

By | 2015-12-30T18:29:16+00:00 December 31st, 2015|Quotes, skmurphy|0 Comments

Newsletter: Retrospectives, Post Mortems, and After Action Reviews

SKMurphy December 2015  Newsletter This blog post summarizes our December newsletter, you can subscribe to the monthly SKMurphy newsletter using the form at the right Retrospectives, Post Mortems, and After Action Reviews The end of year is always a good time to look back and assess what you have accomplished and [...]

By | 2017-12-12T13:38:03+00:00 December 29th, 2015|3 Early Customer Stage, 5 Scaling Up Stage|3 Comments

No Man is a Failure Who Has Friends

No man is a failure who has friends. Clarence’s parting observation to George Bailey in “It’s a Wonderful Life” is good advice for all of us on Christmas Eve. Watching  “It’s A Wonderful Life” has become a Christmas tradition in our family in recent years: it’s one of the few black and [...]

By | 2017-11-07T20:53:34+00:00 December 24th, 2015|skmurphy|4 Comments

Moore’s Law Enables New Uses For Old Algorithms

Moore’s Law and the rise of cloud computing models that enable collaboration in networks of up to hundreds of thousands of individual CPUs on a single algorithm mean that old algorithms can find new applications and address much larger problems. I believe that this will have as profound an impact on [...]

By | 2015-12-19T21:26:00+00:00 December 15th, 2015|skmurphy|2 Comments