July 2022

Technology concerns for a startup – part 2

Moving from prototype to scale There is an old adage in technology that prototype code always ends up in production. What might have started out as a nice proof-of-concept, eventually ends up serving real customers and accumulating technical debt. There are many reasons for this but the end result is that this code was rarely designed to scale, be secure, or be extensible. This code becomes the IT skeleton-in-the-closet, joked about and even used to shame. While it is necessary to get to market quickly,… Read More »Technology concerns for a startup – part 2