'Fight the culture of shame': Why Philly's tech upgrades fail and how we can fix them | Opinion: "Think small. Stop looking for “one ring to rule them all” projects, says Azavea founder Robert Cheetham, who started his career as a city employee and now leads a tech company that works with governments. Narrow your scope and develop products that do one thing very well. The bigger the project, the longer it will take, and the more you run the risk of technology becoming outdated, a new mayor getting elected, or a new vendor acquired, all of which could damage your chances of success. The federal government’s 18F digital service agency is leading the charge on this kind of approach.
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