Heating up web development

Microsoft Blazor to become mainstream in 2020

Microsoft Blazor is an open source framework for creating web apps made up of web UI components using C# and HTML. It takes design inspiration from JavaScript frameworks like Angular and React. In 2020, Microsoft Blazor is likely to become more commonly used, especially with web developers coming from a JavaScript and WebAssembly background.

The more we know, the better we become

JAXenter survey: Which technologies are relevant for you in 2020?

What technologies will be in high demand in 2020? In our annual survey we want to know what languages, frameworks and tools are on your agenda for this year. Whether you’re still languishing on ancient Java or cruising the bleeding edge using tools we’ve never heard of, we’re interested in what you have to say! So go on, answer a few questions over your cup of coffee.

Putting the "Sec" in DevSecOps – Part 2

DevSecOps Panel – Best DevOps Security Practices & Best Tools

Since DevSecOps is such a prominent topic as we move into 2020 that we decided to ask five experts their opinions on the subject of security roles being integrated into DevOps. In this second part of our panel series we ask three questions: Where are applications most vulnerable? What are the best security practices? What tools do they recommend? Here’s what they had to say.

The road towards a better future for our community

Swift for Good – because just talking about diversity isn’t enough

Paul Hudson loves Swift and he loves the Swift community. He not only wants the community to be better, but he wants to make the community better. That’s why nobody got paid to write their part of Swift for Good and 100% of the proceeds will go to Black Girls Code. We caught up with him to talk a bit about this amazing project.

Simplifying heap dump analysis

How is HeapHero different?

Ram Lakshmanan explains how HeapHero differs from other heap dump analysis tools and how your entire organization can easily utilize its features. HeapDump helps analyze large size heap dumps, can be run on the cloud, offers sharing features for team collaboration, and has several more unique capabilities not found in other tools.

Making magic together

Serverless and GraphQL: Build and launch at the speed of thought

We have all heard the news about serverless, how it can cut costs, handle larger loads, and move businesses faster. Adding the power of GraphQL on top of this makes magic and is the Holy Grail of application development, delivering app launches at lightning speed. Discover how Serverless and GraphQL go together to create developer heaven.

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AI and AIOps: Top 5 Technology Trends for 2020

What will 2020 look like in terms of AI and AIOps? I thought I’d break this down into three distinct areas: technology, market and users. For each of these I’ve come up with five major trends which I think will have significant impact on how AIOps, and AI in general, evolves over the next twelve months. At the outset I’d like to say that the most significant changes will be seen in user behaviors and user practices, this is the year where we will see substantial transformation. But, let’s start with the five technology trends…

Time for an upgrade

Product development in a new era: Where traditional review processes bite the dust

Product development is more complex than ever and teams need to adopt new systems in order to better manage and document their work in all aspects of the development cycle. How do you make the change from a traditional system to a new, sophisticated system that actually works and leads to efficient collaboration and communication in real-time?

Putting the "Sec" in DevSecOps – Part 1

DevSecOps Panel – What Is DevSecOps & DevOps Security Challenges

Since DevSecOps is such a prominent topic as we move into 2020 that we decided to ask five experts their opinions on the subject of security roles being integrated into DevOps. In this first part of our panel series we ask two questions: What is DevSecOps? Where is it easy and where is it difficult to keep an eye on security? Here’s what our experts had to say.

The key to successful cloud planning

Taking a step back from the all-in cloud approach

The cloud is a journey, not merely a destination. Keep this in mind as your organization moves to the cloud. Take a step back and re-examine your approach. Should some of your databases stay on-premises, and if so, which ones? When should you shift to a multi or hybrid cloud approach? This article discusses four potential approaches to take that are not just an “all-in” mentality.

Shifting roles

Are autonomous databases a threat or an opportunity for DBAs?

How will autonomous databases affect the role of data administrators? While the job itself is not going to disappear, the role of the DBA will continue to change and must adapt to AI and machine learning. This article examines what complexities data administrators will have to handle, how the job will shift, and what manual tasks autonomous databases will continue to take over.