ENTRIES TAGGED "structure"
Data will flow and recombine, or not, according to principles we teach.
Everybody learns that things in the physical world are structured in ways that govern how they can or cannot interact. The right shape will open the door, the wrong one won't. But unless you're on an IT track, you'll likely graduate from college without ever learning this corollary: The right information structures open doors, the wrong ones won't.
Several people have asked me about the differences between Om Malik’s Structure conference and our Velocity Web Performance & Operations conference. Velocity is on June 23 & 24th at the SFO Mariott, and Structure follows on June 25th in San Francisco. The conferences are complementary: Structure discusses what is changing in internet infrastructure, and Velocity teaches how to make that…