End of last year, we thought it would be a good time for all our consultants in the integration unit to get some more insights in the key concepts of API management and to get some really hands-on experience with a variety of software from different vendors, and have some fun while we’re at it. What better way to do that than to organize our own API management hackathon!
When modelling information, it is important to balance easy to understand high level overviews with accurate and detailed models. In the beginning of a project, all there is are high-level overviews. Often they are not yet complete, and they are not very useful once you get into the details.
In this blog post I want to highlight a very simple yet powerful integration pattern: the notification pattern. The reason why it's not often used is because it does not map requirements one-to-one (and let’s be honest, it's also more complex than a simple point-to-point connection).
Since the introduction of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) on May 25th, 2016 a lot has been written about privacy and protection. I would like to contribute with an addition on a topic that I value greatly, namely implementing Privacy by Design in our organization.
In December last year we heard a lot about the new zoning measure nicknamed “betonstop”. The objective is to allow no additional constructions by 2040. Construction works at Flemish level currently cover about 6 hectares per day. By 2025 this should be reduced to 3 hectares per day.
In december vorig jaar hoorden we allemaal over de 'betonstop'. Doelstelling is om tegen 2040 geen bijkomend ruimtebeslag te hebben. Momenteel is het ruimtebeslag op Vlaams niveau nog gemiddeld 6 hectare per dag. Tegen 2025 moet dit gereduceerd zijn tot 3 hectare per dag.