Xebia Articles

Learn to experiment like Booking.com: State of Product Management Conference, November 16

Posted by Walter van der Scheer on Sep 24, 2018 4:08:49 PM

State of Product Management Conference – November 16, 2018

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Topics: Agile Software Development, Agile Transformations, Digital Strategy

The Double Diamond Dilemma

Posted by Dylan de Heer on Aug 9, 2018 11:58:50 AM

When you are working within a product team that works by the means of scrum, you as a designer are presented with countless problems to fix, one after another. And it’s even worse when you’re just starting out. You are presented with a lot of methodologies, workflows, frameworks, canvas this and canvas that. But there is not a single place that I know of, that tells you how these brilliant tools actually fit together.

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Topics: Agile Software Development, User Experience

How to Find Blockchain Use Cases: Part I

Posted by Walter van der Scheer on Jul 31, 2018 3:53:56 PM

More and more organizations plan “to do something” with blockchain technology, but often struggle to identify use cases. Before you can see its potential applications, you must understand both blockchain technology and your organization’s transactions in depth. This three-part series explores ways to find blockchain use cases, beginning with the problems it can solve.

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Topics: Blockchain

Starting a Successful Agile Transformation in 3 Steps

Posted by Daniel Burm on Jul 26, 2018 3:07:20 PM

The transformation of an organization into an agile one requires a carefully planned strategic approach. The success or failure of a transition towards greater speed, agility, and flexibility depends on organizational structure, collaboration style, and communication. Another requirement for success is support from the highest level. In the end, the goals of the transformation should be clearly communicated to the entire organization.

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Topics: Agile Transformations

Building an Augmented Reality app for The Stratos III Rocket - TU Delft

Posted by Dennis Meelis on Jul 18, 2018 3:26:07 PM

We all dream of being a rocket scientist
Everybody's inner geek probably has an inner rocket scientist that has probably contributed great theoretical advances to inner rocket science, advances that the real world is probably not ready for at present! :) The past couple of months I have had the pleasure of letting my inner geek rocket scientist out to play with the actual rocket scientists! I wanted to share some of my experiences.

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Topics: Agile Software Development

Data Survey 2018

Posted by Thomas de Boer on Jul 6, 2018 12:36:09 PM

What challenges do data-driven organizations face? What are the most popular technologies and providers? How do organizations in various countries implement data applications? Data Survey 2018, the largest market research on the use of data provides answers to these questions and insight into global developments when it comes to the use of data.

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Topics: Big Data & Data Science

4 Situations Where AIOps Accelerates Software Development

Posted by Martin van Vliet on Jul 3, 2018 11:50:37 AM

There is a new trend going around in IT Operations, one which has been hard to miss: AIOps. Ever since Gartner coined the term, this approach of collecting IT Operations data and applying machine learning to it to gain insights to benefit your business has really taken off. While the benefits for Ops are fairly clear, will this trend also benefit developers? You bet! Read on to find out how.

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Topics: DevOps & Continuous Delivery

Training Specials - Highlights 2018 - Dutch Data Science Week

Posted by Walter van der Scheer on Jun 26, 2018 8:45:00 AM

At GoDataDriven we enjoy sharing our skills. During Dutch Data Science Week our consultants were invited to lead a few training sessions. For example, Ivo Everts lead a signal processing training, Rodrigo Agundez shared his insights during a deep learning training. Check out the videos!

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Topics: Big Data & Data Science

Hackathons - Highlights 2018 - Dutch Data Science Week

Posted by Thomas de Boer on Jun 22, 2018 4:46:00 PM

Dutch Data Science Week provided data scientists the opportunity to apply their skills during various hackathons on topics that have societal impact. Reducing energy waste, preventing heart attacks, and improving city life.

Participants enjoyed the opportunity to apply, learn and share their skills during three hackathons. For Eneco, UMCG and the 2-Day hackathon for the City of Amsterdam the after-movies are available here. Check out the videos!


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Topics: Big Data & Data Science

Meetups - Highlights 2018 - Dutch Data Science Week

Posted by Walter van der Scheer on Jun 20, 2018 4:45:40 PM

During Dutch Data Science Week several meetups took place on various topics. Watch the after-movies of the Blockchain in Business meetup and the Data Donderdag meetup. 

Blockchain in Business Meetup with Schiphol – Transavia – Zorginstituut – Ledger Leopard and Safeguard App!

At the Heineken Experience the 22nd edition of the Data Donderdag meetup took place. During this edition, the following speakers took center stage: Nelli Gofman (Heineken), Stefan van Heukelum (KLM) and Kicky van Leeuwen (GoDataDriven/UMCG). Check out the videos!

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Topics: Big Data & Data Science