GitHub Actions is a great feature added to the GitHub platform. It allows an easy way to create CI/CD for our project. In this blog post, I’m going to show you how easy it is to start using GitHub Actions. I will create a simple Angular application and CI/CD which each time we will push new code to our repository it will execute the following commands:
While every business needs to turn a profit, the most successful companies also transcend the bottom line by serving the community in ways that reflect their higher purpose.
2020 was a weird year. No doubt about that. As an employer, it’s important to make sure you’re taking extra steps to check the wellbeing of your people and putting them first
The business case for legacy modernization could be summed up in one sentence: You’re never going to run a successful business in the twenty-first century by depending upon twentieth-century IT. By the mid to late 1990s, for instance, many organizations realized they needed to make
If digital transformation is done correctly, there are five words the people behind such initiatives should never have to hear: “Why doesn’t this thing work?” The “thing” could be a mobile app offered to customers, a content management system used by employees on the back
The job hunting process can be daunting and nerve-racking. Part of my job is to help candidates prepare and ace interviews while also making sure they walk away with a better understanding of the role and the organization.
September 1, 2015, is an important date in Architech’s history. It was then that our first two Polish team members were hired to help us embark on a completely new journey in Kraków, Poland. A deep dive into the unknown. Today, we celebrate the fifth anniversary of Architech’s offshore office in Kraków!
Since completing the certification in AZ-900, we’ve gained a solid grounding of the services, strategies, and benefits of Azure, which ultimately has led me to three major gains.
We sat down with Michelle Flynn, Client Partner at Architech, and Craig Lund, President of Marketing Talent Inc. to get their perspectives on how our digital and data-driven world has redefined the role of the Chief Marketing Officer.
In this article, we’ve broken down one of the most commonly misunderstood titles — Technical Lead — to shed light on what effective technical leadership looks like in practice.
The result of our work didn’t just deliver outstanding business results for Roto-Rooter. It also won Architech Microsoft’s Global Partner of The Year Award for OSS on Azure. One way we’re celebrating is to share the story of how we didn’t compromise quality for speed, despite a high-pressure situation.
On May 26th, Pralad Rao, Architech’s very own Head of Delivery, shone a light on the importance of building highly accountable teams, especially in the context of increased remote working due to COVID-19.
No one could have predicted how the events of early 2020 would accelerate the pace of digital transformation, but the role of DevOps in delivering on its promise is now the safest bet business leaders can make.
From Mental Health Monday lunch-and-learns to a virtual watercooler, Daily Fitness Sessions to adjusting our fitness allowance for at-home support, being Agile is at the heart of preserving company culture during this pandemic.
We need to ensure that a conversation interface will actually be easier to use for our audience, taking into consideration their context of use and accessibility needs.
Proper requirements not only help in understanding and delivering better user needs but also help build the pathway to improved solutions.
As a Software Engineer Co-op at Architech, I’ve picked up more than just technical skills. For all newcomers to Architech, I’ve made this short guide to help you settle in…
Conversation design (also called voice design, voice user interface (VUI) design, or conversation user interface design (CUI)) is building experiences where a user interacts with an Artificial Intelligence (AI) agent to complete tasks.
Mental health in the workplace continues to be stigmatized and people often feel like they will come across as weak and attention-seeking if they discuss their emotional health in the workplace.
There’s good reason why story points are a bit of a conundrum for many people. For one thing, the scrum guide mentions estimation, but gives no reference to story points and how they…
Hi, I’m Parth Thakkar and I’ve been working as a Co-op Software Engineer at Architech for the past 4 months. As the year and my work term comes to an end…
Transforming an enterprise legacy system to a modernized one is an extremely complex undertaking. It’s a big change that usually takes multiple years to complete.
Over the last few years a new element has gained traction in the world of digital development: the ‘Design System’. “A Design System is a collection of reusable…
It was December 2018 when I was talking with my coworker and future teammate Saeed Alam about his past experience at Capital One’s Digital for Good (formally Gift the Code).
In this post, I’m going to talk about some of the best ways to get your configurations to your Angular app. Just note, this isn’t a post about Angular framework level configurations…
Design Ethics – perhaps the biggest buzzword tearing its way through the Design community. For good reason, as it underpins how we [should] think about products and services…
“Let’s increase the participation and leadership of all women in tech.” It’s a pretty straightforward statement, and it’s only one layer of #movethedial’s mission to move the…
The ethical tech debate is becoming an increasingly essential topic in the design and tech community today. The establishment of The Center for Humane Technology…
Last week our CTO Ashish Patel had the honour of hosting the Digital Transformation event as part of the American Marketing Association’s Legendary Leadership series.
In the context of Elevate Festival 2019, the meaning of moonshot took many forms. It was the idea of shooting for the moon – addressing colossal problems in the world, proposing bold solutions, and harnessing breakthrough technology.