Tag Archive: St. Louis

The Value I Gleaned from the First Daugherty Hackathon

November 17, 2017 10:22 pm

Daugherty had an internal hackathon in St. Louis and offered a $10,000 prize for the team that produced the best solution. Here are three lessons John Mollberg and his team learned from the experience. View Result

More than Just Design: How You Can Significantly Boost Performance with Code Optimizations

November 3, 2017 3:11 pm

Did you know that any wait time greater than one second will break a user's concentration and frustrate them? How can we create applications to meet user expectations? Good design decisions are the primary way to avoid performance problems, but judicious use of code optimizations can remove bottlenecks within an application to provide a seamless experience. View Result

How to Succeed with Big Data without an Admin Team

October 27, 2017 8:00 am

Big Data doesn’t have to mean using Hadoop to build on-premise computer clusters anymore. By embracing the cloud, your organization can save money with less servers running and potentially without an admin team. In fact, there are nine Big Data components the cloud can handle just as well as Hadoop. View Result

Privacy by Design: Why It’s Critical to Your Organization

October 6, 2017 4:46 pm

General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) for European individuals will go in effect May 25, 2018. Regardless of where your client base is, anonymous data are critical to your organization. Knowing what anonymous data are is part of the battle. Privacy by Design is the other half. View Result

Team Daugherty Competes In RGA Blockchain Hackathon

September 16, 2016 8:30 pm

Team Daugherty competed in the RGA Blockchain Hackathon. But it wasn't like your typical hackathon. The challenge was designed to help RGA fully utilize blockchain technology. View Result

The Urgent and Important Work of DevOps

August 11, 2016 3:03 pm

It's time for development managers and directors to recognize the urgent and important work of DevOps: changes that need to occur to get development, operations, quality assurance, change management and security all working. View Result

Technically Speaking Episode 10 with Alex Cruz

November 23, 2015 7:31 pm

In the tenth episode of the Technically Speaking podcast, Caryn and John sit down with the founder of PenPath and co-founder of STL Content Marketers, Alex Cruz. They talk about content marketing, startups in STL, emails with famous people, and more. View Result

Technically Speaking Episode 9 – Featuring Dr. Musonda Kapatamoyo

November 16, 2015 10:17 pm

In the ninth episode of the Technically Speaking podcast, Caryn and John sit down with Associate Professor at SIUE Dr. Musonda Kapatamoyo. They talk about higher education, mass communications and technology. View Result

Staying Relevant in IT: How We Foster a Collaborative Learning Environment at Daugherty

September 29, 2015 5:02 pm

Staying relevant in IT is tough. Technology is moving so fast, and it takes a community of caring individuals to help inspire, motivate and teach to stay on top of our game. Here's how we foster a collaborative learning environment at Daugherty. View Result

GlobalHack V Winners Share Their Experience, Lessons Learned

September 24, 2015 3:52 pm

Three Daugherty St. Louis employees won $30,000 at the GlobalHack V hackathon in St. Louis. Find out more about the experience from the Software Architecture and Engineering teammates. View Result

Code Notes: Refactoring with the Strategy Pattern

July 31, 2015 2:56 pm

To keep up with the profusion of technology, tools and frameworks, you need to have good fundamental software design skills. By refactoring with a design strategy pattern, you can maintain where and when data should be sent without having to change the overall process. View Result