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.
The Judgment of whole Kingdoms and Nations
@Cybersal @kirstymhall @UKParliament #Brexit #VoxPopuli ------------------------------ A radical Whig tract was published in 1709 under the title *Vox Popu...
1 day ago
Richard Veryard on Architecture
Single Point of Failure (Airlines)
Large business-critical systems can be brought down by power failure. Who knew? A few weeks ago, Southwest Airlines suffered a major disruption to service,...
3 weeks ago
Waiting for Article 50
HT @NickCohen4 @DavidAllenGreen @joncstone @bencoates1 I don't know whether Brexit was foreseen in Nostradamus or the Book of Revelations, but we can find ...
2 months ago
Richard Veryard on Computing
The Power of Twitter
Let's suppose I want to find an intelligent review of a film. If I just put the name of the film into Google, I will get endless repetitions of the synopsi...
4 months ago
The Leadership Secrets of Hewlett Packard
@lucykellaway complains about the boneheaded aphorisms from Davos’s windy summit. Among other things, she critiques the advice given by Meg Whitman of HP —...
6 months ago