As the saying goes "Failing to plan is planning to fail", we started a quest for a planning tool. Requirements? Well, we had plenty of them. The planning tool should be flexible, should provide reports, should be accessible for everyone and should be configurable to...

APIs or Application Programming Interfaces have already been around for a long time, but when people talk about “APIs” nowadays, they often discuss the very specific software interfaces that expose organisations’ capabilities over a network within or outside these organisations. A well-known example...

Recently we started a project where the customer asked us to set up and manage a software selection process. The new software would replace the existing, outdated and lacking solution. One of the challenges involved in the assignment was that we needed to be open...

A couple of weeks ago I represented LoQutus in the first Global Public Transport Hackathon, organised in Montréal Canada by Youth for Public Transport. I’m also proud and humbled for being part of the winning team Ditch. Ditch is an educational & gaming tool to motivate...

When modelling information, it is important to balance easy to understand high level overviews with accurate and detailed models. In the beginning of a project, all there is are high-level overviews. Often they are not yet complete, and they are not very useful once you...

What is this magical "Digital Workplace"? Why should you be interested in it? We would have not had a straight answer to this question when we started our compelling digital workplace journey. But we have learned a lot since we committed to developing this service...

In this blog post I want to highlight a very simple yet powerful integration pattern: the notification pattern. The reason why it's not often used is because it does not map requirements one-to-one (and let’s be honest, it's also more complex than a simple point-to-point...