Platform Engineering

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    New Dev SKU for Azure Integration Service Environment (ISE)

    Posted by Dan Toomey on 06 August 2019

    Azure, Integration, Logic Apps, Microsoft Azure, Azure Integration Services

    Last week, Microsoft responded to numerous requests from the community by announcing a new developer tier offering for Integration Service Environments (ISE). The ISE has been generally available for several weeks, but the single available SKU prior to this announcement carried a hefty price tag.

    I had the great...

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    Bootcamp Graduation Guiding Grads

    Posted by Tin Bao on 30 July 2019

    graduates, culture, people & culture, life at deloitte, experience

    Melbourne and Sydney Platform Engineering grads and Testing & Optimisation mentors

    "If there is one piece of advice that you take from today, keep the relationships with the people you meet. Maintain them, because you never know when you may need to rely on them."

    Above is a paraphrased quote from Managing Director,...

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    GitOps Driven Deployments on OpenShift

    Posted by Everett Toews on 16 July 2019

    CICD, DevOps, platform, openshift, gitops

    Our industry is determined to deliver value ever more rapidly, safely, and securely across software development lifecycle environments. One way to achieve this is through GitOps. In broad terms, GitOps is about applying the Git feature workflow to operations. I took this idea and narrowed it down to exactly one use...

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    OAuth 2.0 Authorisation with the Client Credentials Flow on Azure API Management

    Posted by Paco de la Cruz on 12 July 2019

    Azure API Management, Microsoft Azure, OAuth 2.0

    A well-adopted way of protecting APIs is by using the OAuth 2.0 authorisation standard. OAuth 2.0 offers different grant types, also known as flows, to cover multiple authorisation scenarios. As an end-user, you most probably have used, in one way or another, the authorisation code flow, in which you, as a resource...

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    Azure Operate - The choice I made

    Posted by Sehbi Sachdeva on 10 July 2019

    Best Place To Work, Employee Happiness, Careers, Microsoft Azure, graduates, culture, people & culture, life at deloitte

    Computer science is what I pursued at university. Yet, I somehow never believed I would actually be a developer. During my time at university I was involved with many social groups, which provided my initial exposure to management and leadership roles. It was this group involvement that in turn helped me to recognise...

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    Culture and Principles at the Heart of Enterprise Agility

    Posted by Suhen Pather on 03 July 2019

    Agile, culture, spotify, lean, project delivery

    Organisations are under immense pressure to accelerate product delivery, manage changing priorities, increase productivity, improve project visibility and enhance software quality. These challenges are leading organisations to adopt new ways of working using Lean and Agile at Scale frameworks in their complex program...

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    APIdays Returns to Melbourne

    Posted by Saul Caganoff on 03 July 2019

    APIs, containers, kubernetes, Fast-Data, Open Banking, APIdays, open data, cloud computing, ethics

    APIdays returns to Melbourne on September 19 and 20. This is our seventh event in Australia/New Zealand on top of 40+ APIdays events globally. As we plan for this year and our call for speakers it is worth looking back at the last 12 months in an API connected world.

    Open Banking and Open Data

    Financial services...

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    TimeKeeper: Using Azure Logic Apps to generate updates from Tempo in Jira

    Posted by Kris Barton on 28 June 2019

    Azure, Azure Functions, Logic Apps, automation, innovation, transparency, TimeKeeper

    Two of the more consistent problems faced by service management professionals are transparency around billed hours and a lack of automation within this space. At Deloitte Operate, we leverage Jira Tempo to keep track of our clients’ billed hours and current utilisation levels. 

    Currently, Jira Tempo lacks...

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    Through a Fathers Eye - A Deloitte Dad Poem

    Posted by Sivapalan Sasindran on 25 June 2019

    mental health, wellbeing, work life balance, career break, return to work, people & culture, life at deloitte, Parental Leave

    The Wake-Up Call

    "Dha! Dha! Dha! Dha!" a cheeky smile and her beautiful eyes - This is my wake-up call.

    I gaze across and I never imagined how much joy it could bring. 

    Her gorgeous miniature self. No alarms. No morning meeting rushes.

    Notifications silenced.

    My baby girl. This is my wake-up call.

    We trade faces,...

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    'Little' things

    Posted by Chris Chio on 12 June 2019

    Join Our Team, Employee Happiness, Careers, Slack, culture, work life balance, people & culture, life at deloitte

    DPE – A different perspective

     

    Deloitte Platform Engineering (DPE), as the name implies, encapsulates who we are in a nutshell – a highly skilled and agile engineering team (yes, a team of engineers) with the backing of a world-class firm modernising and delivering high-value solutions for our customers.

    As shown in...

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