Build apps and sites for mobile devices that offer native-like experiences for end users automatically, without any extra coding. Currently supporting iOS, Android and Blackberry. Try the automatically adapting UI in the Kendo UI Mobile demos.
When I started building Octopus Deploy, I wanted to build something that worked well enough to release a beta and start getting feedback. I had plenty of experience with SQL Server and NHibernate/EF, so I decided to go with a SQL Server + EF Code First stack for my persistence layer.
A software architect lives to serve the engineering team — not the other way around.
A software architect is a mentor.
A software architect is a student.
A software architect is the code janitor. Happily sweeping up after the big party is over.
A software architect helps bring order where there is chaos, guidance where there is ambiguity, and decisions where there is disagreement.
A software architect codes the parts of the system that are the most precious and understands them through and through.
A software architect creates a vocabulary to enable efficient communication across an entire company.
A software architect reads far more code than he or she writes — catching bugs before they manifest as systems change.
A software architect provides technological and product vision without losing sight of the present needs.
A software architect admits when he or she is wrong and never gloats when right.
A software architect gives credit where it is due and takes pride simply in a job well done.