Twitter Weekly Updates for 2010-02-28

RT @patrickmyles: Google's newly proposed SPDY protocol could be interesting 4 realtime finance webapps, if adopted - http://bit.ly/AAR95 # RT @jurgenappelo: Scaling Lean & Agile Development, by Craig Larman and @basvodde, is great! ...Read More

An Estimate is not a Guarantee

The statement that an estimate is not a guarantee might sound obvious but it often feels anything but. Over the years I have frequently heard managers complain that something has taken longer than was anticipated and have been told to improve the estimates. Of ...Read More

Twitter Weekly Updates for 2010-02-14

CaplinTech blog latest: Tammy Sharpe: How we survived WAgile: http://bit.ly/ctidHe # CaplinTech blog update: @ian_alderson on #JavaScript Variable Naming Convention http://bit.ly/9SnUFi #yam # Interesting cross-browser technique for pre-caching JS, CSS ...Read More

Agile Framework Development

At times it seems that the philosophy of agile software development is at odds with that of framework development. Given the amount of print and web space dedicated to agile methodologies, it's incredible how little is dedicated to this topic. It's almost as ...Read More

Let's all jump on the Kanban

We have been using agile methods - a typical mix of Scrum and XP - for some years now at Caplin. Though all of us have had some level of formal training and many years of experience in agile techniques, ...Read More

What does Platformability mean to you?

We’ve purposefully not defined exactly what Platformability means. It was conjured up by Duncan based on a number of ideas. To help you decide what Platformability means to you, here are a few things to consider and some of my thoughts about the word. Let's start ...Read More

Welcome to the Caplin Systems Tech Blog

Caplin Systems has been building pioneering real-time web technology for financial markets since 2000. During this time we've come up with a lot of very clever solutions to very difficult problems across a broad range of technologies and problem domains. ...Read More