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JULY 2022





Welcome to the BreakFree Newsletter! 


We created this newsletter series to inspire fellow technologists by providing valuable content that's easy to consume. If you've gone searching for resources to aid in your skills development, you know that not all tech-related content is valuable — especially when you have limited time. 

That's why we've done the work for you, curated by our own team of experts as well as trusted sources that provide information to aid in your digital initiatives. 

Do you have thoughts on topics you'd like to see included in our next newsletter? Shoot us a message at Thanks and happy reading!


Mitchell Northcutt,

BreakFree Solutions CEO

A Letter
From Us
To You.

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Must Reads

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The Digital Triad:

DevOps, Agile and Cloud

Which capability should you choose to optimize your business, DevOps, Agile, or Cloud? Trick question — you actually need all three to get the most benefit.

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The Technology Talent You Have Versus The Talent You Need (Part I). Do You Know Where Your Talent Is?

An organization's tech is only as strong as their tech talent. 


4 Types of Digital Transformation

To understand which business transformation approach you need to take, ask yourself if it's internally or externally driven and how much time you have for the transformation. Harvard Business Review breaks down the types of digital transformations. 

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Challenges of Demonstrating Cloud Success for CIOs

According to Enterprise Talk, many companies are finding it difficult to measure the return on investment for cloud computing, so they are establishing KPIs to help.

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You Don’t Need An Office To Build A Culture

Can a positive work culture only be built in an office? This Forbes article by Christopher Littlefield argues otherwise as he makes a case for remote working.


DevOps Do's and Don't's

We find that many well-meaning companies get DevOps fundamentally wrong do to a misunderstanding of what DevOps actually is and how it is best applied. From our CTO Bradley Clerkin, here are some do's and don't's for enabling DevOps in your organization. 


The Breakdown, Video Podcast

Adopting Agile Scrum practices in your IT organization doesn’t have to be hard. Learn how to optimize Agile Scrum, from the perspective of a Product Owner, with this advice from our very own experts at BreakFree Solutions in Episode 2 of The Breakdown.


Using Agile Scrum allows you to manage complicated projects with ease. This methodology can make the difference between successful platform development teams and those who fail to launch.


The BreakDown is a podcast by IT consultancy BreakFree Solutions in which Senior Architects Chris Lee and Nelson Velasquez break down aspects of digital strategy such as Agile Scrum, DevOps, Cloud and more—all the while having fun with their friends/coworkers, putting them on the spot with funny games and rapid fire questions.

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Agile Digital Transformation

Andrew Walker - Digital transformation in manufacturing and distribution


In this episode, we explore how manufacturing and distribution are embracing digital transformation. We discuss the most important trends, the differences between B2C and B2B, and the need to focus on the customer experience. Andrew closes with an example of how a toy manufacturing client of theirs was able to embrace digital transformation as part of their corporate transformation.

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