Hi, I’m Developer Sam and this is my public online-space. I write mainly about software development with a focus on testable database development and code quality, but am not limiting myself to these topics, because I’m a whole person.

Latest Blog Posts

Why did my favorite conference reject my talk?

Having a talk rejected is hard, especially when you really cared about the conference you wanted to speak at. But it doesn't mean that you are a failure. I want to explain some reasons why talks might get rejected and why a great abstract doesn't necessarily mean success.

ATDBC – Agile Testing Condensed, Part 1

After the fabulous ATD 2021, I wanted to stay in touch, and one idea was to start an Agile Testing Days Book Club (ATDBC). The first book we're reading is "Agile Testing Condensed" by Lisa Crispin and Janet Gregory. Here's Part 1