Java 10 is here — it may or may not have a lot to offer [it’s up to you to decide] but one thing is certain: it is “the fastest release of Java in its 23-year history.” In the first part of this interview series dedicated to the newest Java release, we talked with 11 Java experts about their favorite feature(s).
In the year 2018, in the age of automation and Artificial Intelligence projects, the talk about ethical implications of programming becomes more relevant than ever. Do developers have an adequate understanding of the ethical considerations of their work?
We’re finally seeing the light at the end of the tunnel — IntelliJ IDEA 2018.1 RC2 focuses on fixing and polishing the last small issues.
Performance measurement is very important and blockchain implementations are no exception. Although performance is on everyone’s minds, there’s not a commonly accepted blockchain benchmarking tool. This is where Hyperledger Caliper comes into play. We talked with Stephen McNamara, head of blockchain R&D strategy at Huawei and lead maintainer on the Hyperledger Caliper project about this tool and why blockchain users should give it a try.
Angular 6 should be released pretty soon (the release date has changed, by the way!). As we’re getting closer to the grand finale, we start to see bits and pieces of what is shaping up to be a great version. The RC phase has begun.
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.
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.
New project alert! Jenkins X is built on Jenkins’ shoulders but its focus lies on automating CI/CD for the cloud using Jenkins, as well as other open source tools including Kubernetes and Git. Let’s take a look under its hood.
Clojure’s annual community survey results are in: what does the community think about Clojure 1.9? Turns out, they like it a whole lot better than Java 9. We take a closer look at the results to see what’s going on in this functional programming language.
“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.
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.
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!
“With Containers as a Service, regardless of what you plan to bake, you no longer have to build the kitchen first”
What’s in store for DevOps this year? Will cloud adoption continue to grow? Will containers-as-a-service gain momentum? What challenges should Kubernetes and Docker address in 2018? We talked with Peter Williams, CTO at CJC Ltd. about all this and more.
Looking for a new full-stack framework? Micronaut is a project brought to us by the Grails team focusing on modularity, minimal memory footprint, and a rocket-fast startup speed. Learn more about this exciting project in development today!