229 RR Adopting New Technology


    When is it worthwhile to introduce a new language, tool, or database? And when will it likely bite you in the rearend?

    02:43 – Episode Idea Background

    04:28 – Implementing Standards and Comparisons

    • Minimize Entry Level / Maximizing Payoff

    08:23 – “Dumb Code” and Developer Expectations

    10:48 – Code Coverage and Regular Expressions

    12:49 – Risk Impact/Probability Chart, Risk – Reward Matrix

    24:01 – Collaboration, Communication => Constraint

    • Responsibility

    30:36 – Bringing It In: Process

    38:48 – Why would you want to switch databases and when is it worth it?

    46:06 – Success Cases

    • Abstraction


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