It’s that time of the year again. Yup… Agile Arizona 2018 is just around the corner. This year it will be held at the Desert Willow Conference Center from November 14 – November 16. So why should you go to Agile Arizona 2018? Here are five very good reasons. 5. Learn more about Agile “I […]

When working with the Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe), you may deal with types of work that can be decomposed into Stories lasting longer than a typical Scrum iteration, while fitting within the time frame of a Program Increment (PI). It is best to classify these issues as Features. Larger-scoped business initiatives will often take a […]

Welcome to my new series on Conscious Leadership! In this series, I’m going to summarize some key principles from a book I read earlier this year: The 15 Commitments of Conscious Leadership by Jim Dethmer, Diana Chapman, and Kaley Warner Klemp. With this series, I hope to shed some light on the fast moving trend […]

The Interface Phoenix 2018 conference was held in The Westin Kierland Resort in Scottsdale, Arizona on June 15, 2018. Isos Technology joined the 12th annual conference designed to educate guests in cloud computing, artificial intelligence, information security, IT infrastructure and communications. With the new Europe General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) many businesses have shifted their […]

We all hate price increases, but we all love sandwiches. Let’s deliver the former via the later. “All of humankind has one thing on common. The sandwich. I believe that all anyone really wants in this life is to sit in peace and eat a sandwich.” – Liz Lemon, 30 Rock The ole Sandwich Technique… […]

Generally speaking, Jira has a powerful and flexible search engine that enables locating exactly the issues that we want to see.  However, issue searches don’t always return the expected results. ISSUES CREATED APRIL – JUNE Let’s say we want to see all issues created in Jira during the months of April, May, and June. So, […]

I first met the Isos gang at Atlassian’s 2017 Summit in San Francisco, where I was hired as support for their busy booth. I remember when my agent sent over the details prior to Summit (my stomach felt funny). While I had some experience in the tech world, more so camera related (LightRoom and Photoshop […]

This year, my family and I were fortunate enough to go on the trip of a lifetime. In January, my husband and I celebrated our 20th wedding anniversary, so we decided to celebrate this milestone by going on a three-week-long, bucket-list kind of European vacation. We brought our kids, ages 17 and 15, along with […]

Isos Technology is proud to bring you the first part of the second episode of the Glass Hammer podcast. You might be asking, “what is the Glass Hammer?” It is a podcast centered around the business and cultural aspects of Agile. We will share observations, discuss common issues and provide insights on successful incorporation of […]

So your company has to switch to Slack because Atlassian’s killing HipChat and Stride… Don’t worry, Slack is actually really cool and familiar. It’s not something only Agoraphobic Pterodactyl Geeks *cough*Andrew*cough* will understand. There’s actually a lot more it can do already. As Atlassian grows, I believe there will be even more integration with their […]