Category: Joy of Coding

Flexbase & the art of writing Enterprise Apps – Part 2 !!

13 January 2022 Off

Green or Brown – colour doesn’t matter! Impact is the same 🙂 The application landscapes these days is such that there is a constant churn – new applications are being written (greenfield), existing applications are being modernised/extended/integrated (brownfield) with other applications to deliver functionalities. Of course, using Flexbase for building a mission critical Enterprise application…

By Satyajit Behera

Digital Transformation to Microservices – The Approach

5 January 2022 Off

I will start with a scenario where a large system is being developed for over a decade. With time, it has become a gigantic system with ideas from so many developers from time to time and the team is finding it costly and time-consuming to maintain the system on daily basis. The technology team and…

By Satyajit Behera

How not to lose sleep over product customizations & codebases

26 October 2021 Off

I once heard Spiritual master Sri Sri Ravi Shankar say: “ Pain is inevitable but suffering is optional”. I could immediately connect with this, as I was struggling to manage the consequences of trying to extend/customize Spaghetti Code, and I strongly felt that much of the struggle and pain was avoidable when it came to Product development…

By Satyajit Behera

The Great Migration: Peculiar Complexities of Monolith to Microservices Migration

22 October 2021 Off

There are peculiar complexities that threaten the success of monolith to microservices migration projects by making them difficult and costly to undertake.  Unfortunately, you cannot hide or ignore these complexities. Even if, somehow, you manage to complete a migration project by evading the complexities, the party wouldn’t last long. You will end up getting haunted…

By Satyajit Behera

Joy of Coding? Where to find it?

15 October 2021 Off

As a Sr. developer, I have struggled many hours to put in place processes to keep the database structure and queries in sync with ever-changing customers’ requirements. Despite this, I often found myself spending a lot more time debugging/correcting the distortions that would have crept in while translating customer requirements into tables, classes, and methods.…

By Satyajit Behera

Hello World!

15 October 2021 Off

Hello to all the passionate coders and a warm welcome to the World of Flexbase; a world where Coding is Joyful (Yes!!) and gruntwork is minimal! Flexbase is proud to draw inspiration from  the following quotes: Software is a great combination between artistry and engineering. – Bill Gates I’m not a great developer, I’m a good…

By Harish Ramachandran