The need for Software Governance

Without execution ideas mean nothing. With bad execution, ideas are expensive pieces of art. Software Governance is the antithesis of bad execution. Instead, it’s feature[23]’s philosophy for developing purposeful software the right way. We’re past agile, SCRUM and figuring out teams – that’s table stakes. We…

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Cryptography Basics in .NET Software Development

Learn about cryptography basics and more advanced topics including symmetric encryption, hashing and hashing best practices, CSPRNGs, public key cryptography, asymmetric encryption, RSA, Diffie-Hellman key exchange, digital signatures, secure messaging, public key certificates, authenticated secure messaging, Certificate Authorities, SSL/TLS, and how to use cryptographic algorithms in .NET. VIDEO: SOURCE:…

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The Rise of Software That Matters

We’re feature[23] and we’re going to change everything you think you know about building software. We believe IT departments – and their leaders – deserve a lot more suite cred; they should be valued like strategic assets and considered vital to the growth of the business. Because, let’s…

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Overview of TypeScript, including value-adds for software developer productivity

Free feature[23] Lunch & Learn presentation on TypeScript, given by feature[23] Lead Engineer Joseph Short, topics covered included: Overview of TypeScript, including value-adds for software development productivity Walkthrough of TypeScript syntax and emitted JavaScript, including: Basic types Functions Interfaces Classes Modules Deep-dive into web application utilizing ReactJS and…

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SQL Server Database Projects in Visual Studio

Learn about SQL Server Database Projects in Visual Studio with this free Lunch & Learn by Paul Irwin, Chief Engineer at feature[23]. Topics covered include: Problems with other approaches for database source control and migrations, including manual scripting and EF migrations Creating a new Database Project in Visual Studio…

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2014 Jacksonville BizTech Innovation: Collaborative Software for Supply Chain Forecasting

When the Jacksonville-based software engineering firm feature[23] teamed up with graduate students from Florida State University's logistics program, they created first-of-its-kind software for a client, Beaver Street Fisheries Inc. "Beaver Street Fisheries needed a software that gave them the capability to better forecast production of seafood," Mike Potts, co-founder…

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Move to Microsoft Azure: Cloud-Native Platform for Software Development and Delivery

As one of the Southeast's few Microsoft Azure Circle Partners, Jacksonville's feature[23] and Chief Engineer, Paul Irwin, put together a small presentation to go over the benefits of moving to the Cloud-Native Azure Platform: VIDEO: SLIDES: Move to azure from feature[23] Create highly-available, infinitely-scalable applications and APIs Develop,…

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