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Requirement Mgmt Scope

Fast track:  Definition, Trace-ability, Delivery Stakeholders Requirements Pre Planning  (Project Charter) Requirements Responsibilities and Collaboration Requirement Definition Process Requirement Mgmt Tool Requirements Review and Approval Process Requirements Change Mgmt Process Requirements Mgmt Plan Approval Template Revision History

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Tips for being a great manager

“Five essentials are foundational for a high-performing team.” is a quote from Managing Genius book.  Referenced in the February 2017 issue of The Costco Connection. Be captain of the ship Value people Behave like an adult Take an individual approach … Continue reading

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Microservice Architecture

Microservice architecture is an approach to developing a single application as a suite of small services.   Divide and conquer again.  

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java.lang.NoClassDefFoundError: javax/mail/Authenticator

OS: Fefora 21 Container: apache-tomcat-8.0.23 javamail related jar files: /usr/share/java/javax.mail/javax.mail.jar /usr/share/java/javamail/mail.jar /usr/share/java/javamail/javax.mail.jar Also had my own mail.jar in the $TOMCAT_HOME/lib. One workaround suggested adding the necessary mail.jar to the war file build.   I went ahead and added the mail.jar … Continue reading

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Share PDF files instead of Word documents with clients

Microsoft Word allows you to save a document as a “PDF”.   Whenever you send any documentation to a client please remember to save it as a “PDF” and then share it with them.  Almost everyone has the ability to read … Continue reading

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Random email being set to recipients in your address book

A friend of mine called me to ask my advice about email being sent to recipients in his address book without his knowledge.  At some point we all have this happen to us to some degree.  At first I didn’t … Continue reading

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mysqldump: Error 1194

I’ve used MySql for a number of years and never incurred an error with mysqldump until today.  Fortunately there is an easy solution to the problem. mysqldump: Error 1194: Table ‘comments’ is marked as crashed and should be repaired when … Continue reading

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