This week has been a killer in some ways.
I went into the office on Monday. I walked into a project in crisis. The features were there but the performance wasn’t. The BAs screwed up by not pushing the users to do a full mock-cycle. When the forecasting cycle rolled around last week, some of our users opened the app then closed it without doing any work in the tool. Users complained that the pivot grids were too slow to update after an edit. Performance in production was crap.
“Umm… Why did we hear about this issue over a month ago at UAT or during last-months mock-cycle?” Heads are starting to roll on that side of the fence.
Where am I going with this? Continue reading Slow down!