How to predict blood pressure continuously to help doctors in reaction to a heart attack of his patient? How to speed up their response when an endangered person is at this time cycling or running?
Nowadays supplying Single Sign On mechanisms becomes more and more important for users convenience. Briefly – single user logged into one system can be automatically logged within other applications used across organization (internally and / or externally). As it is very often used in integration of various systems - reliable operation upon bigger load with good performance of this service becomes important.
I’m an Agile Team Lead and I’ve worked at Kainos for a year on the MOT Project at the Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA). If you’d told me a year ago I’d be doing this job on such a huge project, I wouldn’t have believed you.
One of the most crucial things about building software is productivity – we want to deliver new features and make it faster and faster to do so. But what about the productivity of the organic side of building software – i.e. the person who works as the developer?
For me, everything started just over 4 years ago. A normal day in work. During the standard process of testing I decided to try something else, to experiment a little bit with more sophisticated tests against our web application...
I’ve been a student most of my life. First in primary school, then at high school and finally - at university. My professional career as a software developer also started as a series of trainings and learning by making mistakes. This was especially true at the beginning of my career at Kainos, where first few weeks meant spending some time on intensive courses – first in Amsterdam and then at home office.