Matt Brown
System architect, partner

canada Height: 192cm
Weight: 89 kilos
Papers: PMP, MSc, BBA, BA
Special powers: Can find bugs quicker than a speeding bullet.

“If you do development for a while you learn what’s important and what’s not. Sounds trivial. But when 60% of what gets delivered is never used this kind of knowledge is extremely important.”


In our industry there is a ten to one difference in developer productivity.

Top developers = ROI

Offshoring = pain

Don’t fall into that trap.


When asked if it was better technique to mash a big gear or spin a small gear, Eddy Merckx thought for a moment and said “It’s better to spin a big gear.”


“It never gets easier you just go faster.”


- Greg Lemond

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Brooks’s Law:


Adding manpower to a late software project makes it later.