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My musings on anything from leadership to technology to entrepreneurship and back.

Jan 3, 2024

Breakneck Speed vs. Full Prudent Speed in Engineering

Startups often operate at breakneck speed, facing frequent changes and accumulating tech debt. Established engineering departments typically run at a prudent speed, maintaining focus and stability. Know when to choose which.

Nov 30, 2023

Engineering Vs. Programming

There's a huge difference between 'programming an application' and 'engineering an application'. This difference can make a business succeed or fail. Let's examine the difference.

Sep 25, 2023

Time-Series Data - Part 2

In the first part we found out that pure PostgreSQL was too slow for the volumes of data we expected for a client. Let's check out wether TimescaleDB - an extension for PostgreSQL - improves the performance.