Author: IntelliTect

Should Your SCRUM Team Assign Story Points to a Spike?

The Great Debate Our team has been discussing the pros and cons of assigning points to a Spike and determining our approach. In case you are unfamiliar with the term Spike (in regards to agile development), the definition, according to, is: A story or task aimed at answering a question or gathering information, rather […]

Logging and Tracing for NET Applications Part 1: Building a Logger Using Caller Info Attributes

Part 1: Tracing for .NET Applications Welcome to the first of a multi-part discussion on logging and tracing for .NET applications. In this post, we will discuss using a C# 5 feature to include detailed file, member, and line number information when tracing. In future posts, we’ll discuss integrating this method with NLog to output […]

IntelliTect Giving Priorities and Values

IntelliTect’s Philanthropy IntelliTect is deeply committed to using a significant portion of our profits to improve the quality of life for people with needs in our local community and around the world. We designate some of our time, expertise, and profits for projects in our own neighborhoods of Spokane and Spokane Valley, Washington. We also […]

IntelliTect Partners with Compassion International

Why We Partner with Compassion International IntelliTect partners with Compassion International to bring basic life needs, education and counseling to children and their moms around the world. Some of our employees have chosen to join Compassion International’s worldwide child-sponsorship program that matches families with a child in poverty. These employees trade letters, pictures and special […]

Building Infrastructure in Kirindon, Kenya

IntelliTect Joins With WASH Since 2011, IntelliTect has joined with a small number of Northwest based individuals and companies to fund the Water, Sanitation, and Health (WASH) program in Kirindon, Kenya. The community of Kirindon, which is about 250 miles west of Nairobi, is a rural, poverty stricken community that has been severely lacking in access […]

IntelliTect and Spokane Valley Partners

IntelliTect’s Involvement With Spokane Valley Partners Resource Center Spokane Valley Partners Resource Center is the single location, “one stop shopping” facility for people experiencing poverty in the Spokane Valley. They have a well stocked food bank, a clothing bank, routine medical support and counseling available, utility assistance and job counseling along with other services. IntelliTect […]