First release in the new six-month cycle

Java 10 is here!

Java SE 10 (JDK 10) is here but that’s not the only reason to celebrate: this is also the first release in Oracle’s new six-month cycle. Let’s have a look at the highlights.

A quick overview

The road ahead for Node.js

Why is Node.js gaining fans? According to Saini, Gupta, and Gupta, it’s not just the speed and performance that set it apart from other platforms, but the community support and enthusiasm that makes it shine.

Profile: Catherine Lefèvre, Associate Vice President in AT&T’s Information Management team

“Mentorship, acceptance, and trust are really important in fostering gender diversity in the workplace”

Women are underrepresented in the tech sector —myth or reality? In addition to the Women in Tech survey, we also launched a diversity series aimed at bringing the most inspirational and powerful women in the tech scene to your attention. Today, we’d like you to meet Catherine Lefèvre, Associate Vice President in AT&T’s Information Management team.

Interview with Chris Aniszczyk, COO of Cloud Native Computing Foundation

Kubernetes: the “distributed” Linux of the cloud

Kubernetes is the first CNCF project to graduate — this means it is “mature and resilient enough to manage containers at scale across any industry in companies of all sizes.” We talked with Chris Aniszczyk, COO of CNCF about Kubernetes’ popularity, what’s next for this technology and what other projects are in line for graduation.

Get ready to take notes

Kubernetes installation and deployment: Key capabilities checklist

As more and more enterprises are using Kubernetes in production, there are some key features and capabilities that are needed so that a Kubernetes solution is enterprise and production ready. Here, Bich Le provides a checklist of these key capabilities for Kubernetes installation and deployment. Take notes!

Tips & tricks

Building a better DevOps-enabled cloud

As the number of applications utilizing cloud technology grows, it is more expensive to have DevOps teams build each environment as a wild west project. The answer is to implement a cloud architecture that standardizes on stack-level operations. In this article, John Mathon gives some tips on building a better DevOps cloud.


A tour of Akka cluster – Cluster sharding

The tour of Akka cluster continues! In the previous article, we learned how to use techniques for making a reactive payment processor resilient to failure using Akka Cluster. Here, Manuel Bernhardt takes a closer look at how to scale out the reactive payment processor application using cluster sharding.

The cornerstone of digital freedom and security is in danger

Limiting net neutrality is a threat to internet innovation

Open internet is “under attack”. In this article, mimik CEO Siavash Alamouti calls on all developers to build a decentralized Internet that is more open,  private and efficient and less vulnerable to abuse by gatekeepers and middlemen.