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7th July 2020

New Mapper Features + How Nimble is your Organisation?

In addition to the recap of new features released over the past 6 months, we're asking you to assess how your organisation is tracking on its journey to agility. Take 15 minutes to complete the 2020 Global Business Agility Survey from the Business Agility Institute to find out (closing 17th July 2020). On finishing you'll be provided with an assessment of your organisation’s business agility and an indication of how it compares to others. ...

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5th December 2019

Orchestrated's Mapper 2019 Recap + launch of Rapid Organisational Pulse Check

It’s been quite a year for Orchestrated and time to recap the features released and major events in 2019. We also wanted to announce the launch of our Rapid Organisational Pulse Check where we provide insights and suggested actions in a timeboxed exercise (If we don’t meet the agreed use case, we won’t charge you).......

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9th April 2019

Framing Metrics for Success

For many Organisations there is a tendency to see value in measuring anything and everything that is measurable, without investing time evaluating each metric to understand the why, the value it provides and the potential consequences.......

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30th November 2018

Autonomous Identification System Part 2

We discuss a number of common use cases, and introduce our open source reference implementation.......

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30th November 2018

Autonomous Identification System Part 1

Cloud services offer great economic value to organisations. Typically, as these services proliferate and become interconnected within an organisation’s business systems, a security risk develops when credentials must be stored in the service for a long duration without rotation.......

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17th October 2018

Steps to secure AWS Serverless — Lambda

One essential element of productionising an application is security. This is part 1 of my journey on how to secure the AWS Lambda — serverless compute...

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22nd March 2018

Using GraphQL Apollo client with AWS API Gateway secured by Cognito Identity and Userpool

At Orchestrated, we have a habit of poking at new technologies, having passionate discussions about how we develop (test coverage: it's a love-hate relationship) and look wise.......

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31st July 2017

Sensibly Sized Services - part 2

With the easy part out of the way (making fun of microservices in part 1), it's time for part 2. Here I'll try and define what a sensible size for a service actually is.......

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25th July 2017

Sensibly Sized Services - part 1

The hype has died down and developers have now had a chance to get their hands dirty with microservices. I'm one of them. As with any new hot new flavour of the month, sometimes the promise doesn't match the lived experience. Here are some of the things I have found.......

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