Digital Killed Don Draper

I loved Mad Men. It was a show I binge watched over the span of several weeks. Something about it resonated with me. Maybe it was the skinny ties, the fitted suits, or the fully stocked bars in corner offices. What’s not to love. Then on May 17, 2015, after seven seasons, it was suddenly […]

My First Year as a Consultant – 5 Key Lessons To Consider

  Almost a year ago, I made the bold decision to move across the country to start my career as a consultant. I always got asked the question, “So what are you going to be doing?”. I couldn’t think of a one sentence answer. In fact, even I didn’t know what I was going to […]

Adapting to Diversity

At Solvegy we say we are on a RIDE with our core values. The acronym stands for Relationships, Integrity, Diversity, and Excellence.  In this series of articles, I explore some of the lessons I have learned over the course of my career that have helped guide my client engagements. Each article will focus on lessons […]

DevOps: Process

This article is part two of a multi-part series focused on looking at DevOps through the People, Process, Technology framework. In part one, we looked at DevOps through a people or organizational lens. While shifting to a DevOps model does require some reorganization of existing team members, the more significant change happens in the underlying […]

Cloud Integration

Introduction As cloud technology has become one of the most important modern technologies, companies and businesses choose to use it as their backbone infrastructure. Therefore, integration between systems, especially cloud hosted systems, is happening within many organizations. Building a system is complex, but integrating systems together can be even more complex. There are many considerations. […]