Russia Revisited

One of Guidewire’s customers in Russia needed some extra help for a week. I jumped at the opportunity to go help them – and revisit Russia where I had lived several years back. The visit allowed me to travel the metro (famed for its architecture)…

San Francisco, 2012

Quick trip to San Francisco, CA for work and took Ningning along. Photos and 360’s included.

Sprint 6 is over!

Sprint 6 of the 6 Sprint project finished today. (Ok, so we are extending to a sprint 7 but hey, we can still celebrate end of development.) Next up is a mini-Sprint 7 to clean-up code, finish sprint 6 items, then SIT and UAT. Progress!


One last hurrah. Several friends of mine and I went paintballing today. This was my final outing in Moscow – a great way to end a great year in Moscow – with great friends! View images in Slideshow viewer View images in Postcard viewer View…

Sharing some RGS Team Photos

I’ve been asked about the RGS team many times. Click to read this full blog post and you’ll see four somewhat random pictures from the team. Enjoy.

Eoghan’s last day at RGS

The team gave him a Samova (tea making device). Celebrated at billiards hall. Moscow RGS Eoghans Last Day and Samova: View images in Slideshow viewer View images in Postcard viewer View images in Album viewer


Working today to make up hours for 5 Oct.

Production deploy tonight

Bill and I are walking when he receives a phone call. The production deployment is having issues. We head into the office and quickly find and resolve the SQL script problem. Made for a late evening.

One Last Ragu for Ivor

Party at Ivor’s! Next week is his final week in Moscow. Tonight it is time to celebrate. Many of the RGS staff have come. We have a good time at Ivor’s flat. Later many of us went to Fabrik. View images in Slideshow viewer View…