Black box or stepping stones?
NOVEMBER 14, 2017
We had got the critical point where maintenance fees matched fixed costs. He never understood how I made a profit and the idea I would invest that in a new development for which there was no RFI, no agreed client spec was alien. Developing application software is a complex dance in which need and delivery co-evolve, its not a linear process. There was a wonderful Video Arts film we used to show called Who sold you this then starring John Cleese which made the point well.