Capitalizing on Knowledge

How to manage a document review

So the first revision of your document is now all written. Before sending it to your customer or your supplier, it can use a peer review to check its content. Let’s see how we can manage such a review.
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Manage the revisions of your documents with SVN

It is very important to track the changes in every document of a project, in order for all the contributors to be in sync. In this article we will see how a few coding tools, like SVN, can be used to this end. We’ll start with a description of the principles of version and configuration...
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How to build a Request For Proposal?

Here is a method to write a request for proposal: which elements to put in, how to sequence and structure its content… Those best practices come from our own experience of engineering project management and from companies we worked with.
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How to organize your project documentation (naming convention, storage location, order…)

“Yeah, just have a look on the specifications… They’re on the shared drive, or in your mails. And the title of the document is… Specifications_v1.1_draft(3).doc”.Wow wow that doesn’t sound good. Unreliable revision located somewhere in several copies… to fix that you only need a couple of management rules and pretty simple methods. Together, let’s see...
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Iceberg

Should you start a new project with a front-end or a back-end framework ?

This question popped into my mind a few days back, during a discussion about projects I’m working on. As a full-stack developer, I’ve had to experience both kind of frameworks, and I have to say that it’s not an easy one. The fast answer is “start with what you know”. But as experience grows, the...
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Back to the future part 2 Sports Almanach

Document the future

The way anticipation, and science-fiction, are influencing innovation, research and development and even politics.
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Library

Should you use UUID?

When starting a new project, you might want to ask yourself : “How am I gonna index the objects I store in my database?”
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Sharing

7 tips for VueJS developers

Almost a year ago, I started a GitHub repository named “Today I Learned“. It’s a place where I put little tricks I learned while developing. I talk about it in this article : Ce que j’ai appris aujourd’hui ! I’ve been filling it up since, and I think it’s time I share with you my...
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Ethernet cable unplugged

Keep your data with you

Today, who would imagine working with colleagues, from home, with the tools we had 10 years ago ? I mean non-collaborative software, installed on your computer, and exchanging files by mail. Crazy, right ?
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