Tridion Developer Summit 2014 – part 2

In this follow up post I mention 3 other sessions of the afternoon of the TDS. Lightning Talk Sessions - Ingmar Umans - Stop! This lightning session from HintTech colleague Ingmar was about better interpretation of the customer needs: ‘STOP building what the customer asks’. We as developers tend to start running in solution mode when a customer is asking you to solve a problem. Ingmar had several good examples in which this could be the wrong solution for the wrong problem. You could better ask the customer ‘Why?, why?, why?’ several times to get to the bottom of the customer business purpos... [More]

Tridion Developer Summit 2014 – part 1

Last week I attended TDS 2014. It’s the first time that it has been organized, most of it by Robert Curlette. Great job! There was a huge reply of the community. Some stats of TDS: 85,753 miles travelled 17 speakers 12 countries 45 companies   That’s pretty impressive for a 1st time conference, wouldn’t you think? Everybody had a good time and enjoyed in-depth sessions given by developers from the Tridion community. Below my impressions, notes and links. Keynote The day started with a welcome speech and after that SDL announced the new MVPs for 2014. Everybody was invited on stage to ... [More]