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Books

Splitting User Stories: Does The Big Story Satisfy INVEST?

As our pet project me and my product management mates decided to improve the way we write user stories at Y Soft R&D department. The biggest challenge is not to find what to do, as we are quite sure about that. The biggest challenge for us is to split to epic to user story in […]

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Software Craftsmanship

Sending SOAP with MIME attachments from .NET application

Writing a .NET client for a third-party SOAP web service is relatively simple and straightforward task. Web is full of tutorials or how-to-examples which will help you in case you are new to this field. The first step is generation of proxy .NET class via WSDL.exe utility and its implementation into your project. After that […]

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Events

Rails Girls – Brno 2014

Supported by Red Hat, Jetbrains and Y Soft.

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Software Craftsmanship

Slides from talk at FI MUNI: C++ in our wold

Slides available in formats: PDF, SlideShare Source code: GitHub/ysoftdevs/cpp-examples

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Security

Secure Software Development

Nowadays, security becomes an important aspect of almost every software system. Unfortunately, it does not necessary mean that security is adequately considered in every piece of software. What does “adequately” mean? For me, security measures are adequate if an investment to them is less than loss caused if these measures were not implemented. I would […]

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Events

Invitation: Rails Girls Brno 2014

We would like to invite you to unique Programming workshop and for more information click on heart 😉 Event is: for free, in Y Soft headquarters, 28-29/11, with topic Ruby on Rails, exciting for beginners and advanced as well, with after party, with new contacts.

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Events

Bigger & Better RnD – GeeCON.cz 2014 – slides

It’s important to grow Y Soft RnD and to make it better. We deployed several big changes in last year. Here you can find slides from talk at GeeCON.cz 2014 Prague. Bigger & Better RnD – GeeCON.cz 2014 from Juraj Michálek Video recording of lightning talk will be available later this year.

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Technology Hour

Technology Hour: Bruce Eckel – Reinventing Business

Y Soft was hosting great Technology Hour event with Bruce Eckel as speaker. The topic was Reinventing Business: Audacity and Humility. Speech resonated with attendees and they continued in discussion with Bruce for hours. Slides are available at SlideShare.net. Reinventing Business: Audacity and Humility from Bruce Eckel Check out our meetup page for details about […]

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Software Craftsmanship

Stakeholders and Qualities in User Stories

User Stories seem to be my favourite topic these days… …the idea behind this post started with seemingly innocent user story, like this: I, as an End User, want to authenticate by PIN at the MFD, so that my documents are secure. Today, I want to focus on one particular thing and that is stakeholder […]

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Productivity Tips

IntelliJ Idea on MacOS X Yosemite with Java 8

Update: add information about IntelliJ Idea 14 Java is no longer part of Mac OS default installation. When you want to start Idea on new Mac OS Yosemite you’ll get this nice message: You have two options. Install legacy Java 6 from Apple or install new Java 8 from Oracle. IntelliJ Idea 13 In case […]