Category: Software

New Billionaire: Dean Stoecker’s 22-Year Journey—And The Software That Makes (Almost) Anyone A Data Savant

Sun Tzu meets software in mid-August at downtown Denver’s Crawford Hotel. The floors are terrazzo. The chandeliers are accented with gold. And Dean Stoecker, the CEO of data-science firm Alteryx, has summoned his executives for the annual strategy session he calls Bing Fa, after the Mandarin title of The Art of War. “Sun Tzu was all about

General Dynamics Wins $7.6 Billion Contract to Supply Microsoft Office Software to the Pentagon

A subsidiary of General Dynamics has been awarded a Pentagon contract worth an estimated $7.6 billion over 10 years. Under the agreement, CSRA, part of GD’s IT unit, will provide the Pentagon with Microsoft 360 cloud-based office and productivity software including word processing and email, Bloomberg reports. The services are referred to as Defense Enterprise Office Solutions, or DEOS. Defense Department

Seven Keys To Successful Software Demos

Over the course of my career as a technology consultant, a product manager and now a tech CEO, I’ve always been enamored by the art of giving great software demos. I’ve also been lucky enough to learn from some truly amazing founders and colleagues, and I’ve managed to give a few successful demos of my

Software development is broken — here’s how to fix it

In the software industry, the product development cycle is broken. It’s costly. It’s laborious. And too often, product teams fail to meet their customers’ needs. And this is especially true in the business-to-business market. More than one in three “enterprise projects” — those solutions created for entire organizations, rather than individuals — come in over budget.

Software engineer from TN held for sexually exploiting women

Hyderabad: The Miyapur Police on Friday arrested a software engineer, working in a popular corporate company from Tamil Nadu, on charges of allegedly trapping women in the guise of providing front office jobs in star hotels. The accused also allegedly blackmailed them for sexual favours after collecting nude pictures from them through Facebook. According to