Richard Veryard Blog Index
Sunday, August 7, 2016
Planning to write a few blog posts and corporate white papers over the summer. Watch this space.
Richard Veryard on Architecture
Standardizing Processes Worldwide
*September 2015* Lidl is looking to press ahead with standardizing processes worldwide and chose SAP ERP Retail powered by SAP HANA to do the job (PressBox...
1 month ago
A lot of ethical judgements appear to be binary ones. Good versus bad. Acceptable versus unacceptable. Angels versus Devils. Where questions of ethics reac...
3 months ago
Richard Veryard on Computing
Blockchain and the Edge of Obfuscation - Privacy
According to Wikipedia, a *blockchain* is a decentralized, distributed and public digital ledger that is used to record transactions across many computers ...
5 months ago
Capitalism and Witchcraft
According to a new paper, "big data evidence suggests that the English language area was not capitalist between 1800 and 2000" (via @kvistgaard). The autho...
8 months ago
Weapons of Math Destruction
Cathy O’Neil, a data scientist and activist, has written a new book, “Weapons of Math Destruction.” She is concerned about the proliferation of certain kin...
1 year ago