News Flash.. SOA IS DEAD.. News Flash.. NO.. IT IS NOT…

http://apsblog.burtongroup.com/ According to industry experts SOA is dead.  Now they are on to new topics of interest like SaaS or Cloud computing.   I can't believe how quickly we are moving from one technical concept set to another.  Actually I do believe it.  Go where the money is right?  WRONG.  You see the fundamental requirements still …

Project Management

One of the most difficult challenges I have is project management.   I have been studying leadership , project management, service oriented, and IEEE guidance books and articles looking for answers.   I am reminded by leadership books that trust is the most important factor in any working relationship.  This is defined by actions through character …

For Cathy

http://animoto.com/business/education/

On Planning

“In preparing for battle I have always found that plans are useless, but planning is indispensable.” Dwight David Eisenhower quote

This looks like a good tool

http://sharevm.wordpress.com/tools-downloads/

Virtual Certified Professional

Today I passed the VCP.    Now onto the next challenge!

CoolIris

Always checking out new things.  My friend Rob pointed me to this one.  It makes firefox into an itouch. http://www.cooliris.com/

http://www.xmind.net/

Trying xmind this week.  It works with freemind but not personal brain.  I will see how well it translates.    Personal brain is by far the best overall but it does not provide the map views or breakouts from the maps that I would like to see.  In other words,  if you have built a complex …

Watchmen

Who is watching the people that write and produce movies today.  I mean.. when are we going to get a good movie out of this industry again.  People are so desperate for a good movie that they are buying television shows on dvd to watch as movies. I just "watched" Watchmen and I am really …

Fusion Logging for Windows

Windows Registry Editor Version 5.00 [HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Fusion] "LogPath"="c:\\fusion" "EnableLog"=dword:00000001 "LogFailures"=dword:00000001 "ForceLog"=dword:00000001