* Posts by Special_Brew

1 post • joined 24 Apr 2018

UK 'meltdown' bank TSB's owner: Our IT migration was a 'success'

Special_Brew

Ever read a lessons learned document?

They've thrown a migration and upgrade together (never a good idea) and also considering timelines, they no doubt have dumped a load of new GDPR code to support next months change into the mix.

More than likely run by one of TSB's first attempts at a psuedo agile project.

At some point over the weekend a decision was made to go live and not restore to the backups and now fixing forward a steaming pile of shite is the only option hence the site being up and down like a (insert similie here).

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