React Native is only two years old but it has already proved its usefulness. However, is it as convenient as some say? In this article, Lolita Rogers weighs in on the advantages and reveals exactly what you should be aware of.
DevOpsCon 2017 is coming to an end but we’ve gathered enough intel to keep us out of DevOps trouble until our next DevOps-related event next year. We learned some rules about chaos engineering, we discovered that HTTP is not an ideal solution for microservices, we noted down some DevOps landmines and we found out that we shouldn’t rely on anything being stable, especially in the cloud. Let’s see what went down at DevOpsCon 2017.
GitHub is all about sharing code, so it makes sense that there’s a certain amount of code-copying on the site. However, recent research suggests that over 70% of the code on GitHub is just duplicates. While Java wins points for originality, all of the languages surveyed have a surprising amount of project plagiarism.
What is open source? How does open source benefit users? And how do we support open source initiatives? In this article, Kayla Matthews introduces the basics of open source as well as the importance and value of open source tools.
Amazingly, not everyone has switched over to Angular. In this article, Kevin Gardner explains six reasons why this popular framework is absolutely not to be missed.
Enterprise web development teams are expected to do more and more with less. Thanks to Angular and progressive web apps, this becomes possible. In this article, Infragistics explains why Ignite UI for Angular is a better UI for a better UX.
How can you ensure that your applications will be fast, scalable, and have enough processing power? Instead of constantly upgrading your hardware, Nikita Ivanov has a different idea: in-memory computing.
IoT is a game-changer. But how can we ensure that its speed and efficiency will be utilized properly? In this article, Mukund Krishna explains why DevOps is the natural solution and will ensure a successful IoT adoption.
Why did Skymind join the Eclipse Foundation last month? Chris Nicholson, CEO of Skymind and creator of Deeplearning4j, explains why open sourcing its libraries was a step forward to show developers and enterprises that Deeplearning4j is mature, secure, and a safe bet for deep learning.
What makes an IT professional “adaptable”? In this article, Rock Delgado explains why we need adaptable leaders and why it’s important to hire talent that will be able to catch the vision and provide good support.
Performance tests are an unavoidable task. But are you measuring the right things? In this article, Ram Lakshmanan goes over why the normal major metrics aren’t perfect and ten new measurements to keep in mind that might improve future performance reports.
Containers and microservices are powerful tools for solving many of the problems we face with modern tech. In this article, Dale Vecchio explains why you should seriously consider switching from a monolith to a microservice.
It’s time to do your best Indiana Jones impression: brush off the dust and carefully file that long-forgotten artifact away. GitHub now allows users to archive disused repositories to preserve projects that are no longer actively maintained.