Jason Gorman has just written a piece in defense of Software Craftsmanship that highlights how very dependent our world has become on software. He offers Gorman’s Law Of Software-Dependent Business Evolution:
Software-dependent businesses can only evolve as fast as their ability to write and evolve their software allows them to.
I think this is not only true, but an incredible opportunity for businesses that understand that. Let’s face it: most businesses spend an awful lot of time for a very meager increase in systems capability. Companies that do better than average can shoot to the top. Look at the spectacular successes of some of the relatively young internet companies, for examples. Read More