Discussion of the engineering leadership debate of whether to run team using a centralized or an autonomous approach and how dev analytics can be used to allow for more autonomy in dev teams
What are the differences between Scrum and Kanban? When should teams select one or the other? All this and some real-life stats on actual usage of these methodologies among dev teams around the world
This rigorous certification of organizational control is critical as Acumen leads the engineering intelligence industry into new standards of data control and security
Eng Ops isn't just about code writing. It's about making software delivery efficient and improving velocity even when the team grows, by leveraging software intelligence data.
The deeper I researched engineering intelligence platforms, the more I became convinced that the only way to truly crack this product category is to start from three “first principles” - Context, Flexibility and Guidance
Over my years leading the engineering team at Snyk, I discovered that real engineering leadership isn't about solving technology problems. It's about solving people problems in a technology setting.
Elad Ash, Chief R&D and GM at Placer.ai, describes the mindset shifts that have enabled him to build and scale world-class R&D teams.
A recent conversation between Aviv Ben-Yosef (author of The Tech Executive Operating System) and Nevo Alva (CEO and Co-Founder, Acumen) illuminated four principles for building a high-impact engineering organization
Estimation of software projects is one of the most painful subjects for any tech company. Here's an inside look at how Acumen tackles the challenge.
Engineering data contain the answers to many of the challenges that dev teams face. But analyzing these data sources in isolation or relying on existing integration approaches leaves massive value on the table.
The work habits of software engineers – especially those with kids – may never return to a pre-pandemic “normal.”
We're excited to announce Acumen's $7 million funding round and share our vision for the future.
There’s been no shortage of ink spilled on the topic of excellence in engineering. The best articles on the subject often engage with...
Like many in our industry, I read Pinpoint’s recent announcement with great interest. (Long story short: Pinpoint is shutting down its current product, an engineering analytics software platform, and pivoting to a workflow collaboration tool.)
Transitioning from an IC developer to a team lead is a major tech career milestone. It’s also relatively uncharted territory. We enlisted our community of dev leaders to share their most important lessons learned along the way...
We sat down with Acumen backend dev Max Berman to hear about his experience at Acumen, his connection to the startup’s mission, and what excites him about coming to work every day.
Tell us a bit about yourself, and we'll set up a time to show you how dev teams boost productivity and predictability with Acumen.
We'll share the latest from our blog, along with new product releases and beta opportunities.