September 27th, 2017
QuickFIX/Go v0.6.0 Released
QuickFIX/Go v0.6.0 Released! — Changes of note in this release: Various Performance Optimizations Refactorings and tweaks to the library surface Miscellaneous configuration additions A number of bug fixes See the Release Notes for a complete list of changes in v0.6.0. QuickFIX/Go will be released subject to Semantic Versioning. Major version zero (0.y.z) is for initial development. Anything may... Read more »...
August 4th, 2017
The Connamara Client Engagement Philosophy – Part 6
Philosophy 5: Decline projects when the client can’t grasp the concept of iterative releases (no big bangs) Some of our potential clients want to give us a fully specified project to undertake, where the expectation is that we build to that specification and deliver in one big bang a finished product. When we see... Read more »...
July 20th, 2017
The Connamara Client Engagement Philosophy – Part 5
Philosophy 4: Identify and explain project risks to the client before accepting a project All software projects entails risk. Be it a ground up custom build, an implementation of an “off-the-shelf” product for a customer, a modification of existing software, or a rebuild of a legacy system (make it do this — just better). ... Read more »...
July 16th, 2017
Connamara Awards Trophy a Chicago Sprints Rowing Regatta
At last week’s Chicago Sprints Rowing Regatta, I had the pleasure of awarding the championship trophy for the Junior Mens Coxed 4 to Twin Cities Youth Rowing Club. It was a hard fought race by TCYRC over a very strong team from St. Louis Rowing Club. TCYRC was behind by a canvas with 200 meters... Read more »...