During the spaces summit this year, I did a talk on “Chaos Engineering: Why we should embrace chaos”.
I've been working as a software developer since 2008 and have been at bol. com since 2016.
We can imagine that at a regular company your colleagues might become very nervous when you worsen the frontend performance by more than a second on the onload, just before the peak season. In this story we'd like to...
Integration testing Pub/Sub interactions in your application
As part of the Google Cloud Platform (GCP), Google provides Pub/Sub as its queuing mechanism. After creating a Pub/Sub topic in GCP, you can create publishers to send messages to a topic and subscribers to receive messages from a topic. In order to send or receive...
You are a UX researcher, and you are a UX researcher… Everybody is a UX researcher!
That’s kind of our approach to user centered design at bol. com. Does it make the whole process more customer minded? Definitely.
Introducing Stanley: bol.com highway to (heaven) BigQuery
Yes, it’s confirmed! Bol. com is going to the Cloud! The contract with Google has been recently signed, which gives us about 1 year to migrate from Platfora (our BI visualization tool), before it stops having support.
1 year thus to migrate many datasets and dashboards to the Cloud.
On the 26th and 27th of November the European Women in Tech conference will be held in the RAI in Amsterdam. Bol. com will be attending the conference with a booth and of course, two inspiring ladies from bol.
From 4 - 8 November Devoxx will be back at Kinepolis in Antwerp! During the conference, bol. com will be present with a booth on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday. On Friday our colleague Thomas Stoepker will give a 50 minutes presentation about ' Scaling Sustainable Innovation through Team Autonomy at bol.