About Dan Hughes

Dan Hughes is a principal consultant and partner at Systems Flow, Inc., where he leads the technology services practice. He has 20 years of software engineering experience spanning a broad range of technologies and techniques. Startup to enterprise, he has launched, managed, and executed all aspects of both product and enterprise life cycle, delivering complex, enterprise-scale architectures for clients in the public and private sector, in industries ranging from banking and insurance to international development. Dan holds a Bachelor of Science in Computer and Systems Engineering from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute. For more details, please visit Dan's LinkedIn profile


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The Art of the Recap - November 7, 2016 | Tags: , , ,
“Who” Creates Risk - September 15, 2016 | Tags: , , ,
Open Group San Francisco 2016 - January 15, 2016 | Tags:
Avoiding a Leaky Scope Bucket - July 1, 2014 | Tags: , ,
Open Group Boston 2014 - May 28, 2014 | Tags: , ,
A Bucket of Scope - May 13, 2014 | Tags: , ,
“Make it Work Like Our Current System” and Other Requirement Pitfalls - March 18, 2014 | Tags: , ,
“Off the Shelf” Software Implementation Pitfalls - February 3, 2014 | Tags: ,
Think Strategically, Proceed Practically - January 20, 2014 | Tags: , ,
Documenting Design Decisions - December 16, 2013 | Tags: , ,
Prose: Great for Novels, Lousy for Solution Design - December 3, 2013 | Tags: , ,
The System Context Diagram - April 4, 2013 | Tags: ,
The Art of Accepting Feedback - January 24, 2013 | Tags: , , ,
Don’t Get Distracted by the Document - October 16, 2012 | Tags: , ,
Mental Momentum: Unsticking a Stuck Design - May 31, 2012 | Tags:
10 Tips for “Freestyle” Diagrams - May 24, 2012 | Tags:
Some Task Management Tips - February 29, 2012 | Tags: , ,
An Old School Method for Task Management - February 23, 2012 | Tags: , ,
Welcome to Our Investigative Architecture Training! - October 27, 2011 | Tags: , , ,
When “Good Enough” isn’t Good Enough - October 11, 2011 | Tags: , , , ,
How to Flub Your Design Review - September 30, 2011 | Tags: , , ,
Buy vs. Build Your Software - August 8, 2011 | Tags: ,
Open Group Austin – Final Roundup - July 25, 2011 | Tags:
Conferences: Not Your Grandmother’s Boondoggle - July 16, 2011 | Tags:
Setting Expectations - June 14, 2011 | Tags: , ,
Document for Success, not Defense - May 22, 2011 | Tags: ,
Avoiding Accidental Choices - May 4, 2011 | Tags: , ,
Goal Oriented Diagrams - April 25, 2011 | Tags: ,
Goal Based Conversations - April 19, 2011 | Tags: , ,
Searching for Artifacts - April 8, 2011 | Tags: , ,
Not Convinced Yet? More Reasons to Diagram with UML - April 1, 2011 | Tags: ,
Why We Use UML - March 10, 2011 | Tags: , ,
Creating Clear Diagrams - March 5, 2011 | Tags:
Getting Started with Artifacts - February 25, 2011 | Tags: ,
Artifact Misconceptions - February 18, 2011 | Tags:
One Artifact, One Vision - February 11, 2011 | Tags: , ,
Architect or Diplomat? - January 13, 2011 | Tags: , ,
Welcome! - January 2, 2011 | Tags: