News Feed
Sections




News Archive
Looking for more information on how to do PHP the right way? Check out PHP: The Right Way

DevBots Blog:
Improving IT from Within
August 19, 2009 @ 10:08:40

On the DevBots blog recently Darby Felton posted a few suggestions of things that could be done to help improve IT organizations from the inside and promote a more healthy environment for everyone involved.

Lately I have been thinking about a few aspects of the information technology industry. Particularly, regarding software development, I am concerned that the following characteristics remain pervasive and detrimental to our industry: far too many software development projects ultimately fail, we tend to lack clear, rigorous standards and credentials that other industries typically employ, and our [lack of] adherence to ethics and professional conduct leaves much to be desired.

He addresses each of these, pointing out that a good number of IT environments have fallen into these issues and steps need to be taken to: reduce the failure rate of projects, hone down the staff to those that will turn out the best possible product and will uphold a good set of standards/ethics while they do.

0 comments voice your opinion now!
improve it failure standards ethics


blog comments powered by Disqus

Similar Posts

Arnold Daniels' Blog: Improve performace: check your loops

Lorna Mitchell: PSR-What?

Alan Knowles' Blog: Code Reviewing.

Brian Moon's Blog: PHP Coding Standards

Codacy.com: Review of PHP Static Analysis Tools


Community Events





Don't see your event here?
Let us know!


interview framework introduction community podcast library symfony deployment laravel install zendserver language api voicesoftheelephpant bugfix opinion release package series unittest

All content copyright, 2014 PHPDeveloper.org :: info@phpdeveloper.org - Powered by the Solar PHP Framework