Gabriela Motroc

Gabriela Motroc
Gabriela Motroc is editor of and JAX Magazine. Before working at Software & Support Media Group, she studied International Communication Management at the Hague University of Applied Sciences.


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Checking in on Jakarta EE

It’s been a few months since we last wrote about Jakarta EE’s progress. After presenting the results of Jakarta EE Community Voices, now it’s time to have a look at what’s been done and what remains to be done.

Puppet's latest DevOps Salary Report

Is there a correlation between DevOps support from management and higher salaries?

One cannot ignore the fact that the IT jobs landscape is changing and this DevOps Salary Report focuses on just that. As Alanna Brown, Puppet’s director of product marketing said, “this year’s report underscores that as more organizations prioritize DevOps, they are putting more resources into finding the best talent that can support their IT strategies and objectives, especially as more complex technology infrastructures require diverse skill sets.” Let’s see what else is new.

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Can DevOps drive another record year for software M&A deals?

2019 has all the makings of being an amazing year with true volcanic eruptions that will reshape the DevOps playing field. In this article, Or Weis explains why he thinks we will be seeing many more players joining the movement, from waves of new DevOps/dev-tool startups that will be born this year. 

It's onward and upward from here

Project Helidon’s 0.11.0 release brings a bunch of API changes

Project Helidon, a set of Java libraries for writing microservices was introduced in September 2018. Although the big 1.0 release is not here yet, you should not overlook 0.11.0 as it includes a bunch of API changes (in preparation for the 1.0 release). In short, when you upgrade to 0.11.0, you will have to make changes to your application.

Profile: Maja Matic, software developer at InnoGames

How to succeed in tech: InnoGames’ Maja Matic shares her tips

Women are underrepresented in the tech sector —myth or reality? Two years ago, we 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 Maja Matic, software developer at InnoGames.

Where does ERM fit in an automated ecosystem?

Enterprise release management: Does it have a place in DevOps?

By using DevOps to drive change, it can be easy to assume that the role of enterprise release management is no longer needed. After all, operational oversight can be invalidated by the process of automation. But is this really the case? Can release management play a role in DevOps?

Why Amazon Cloud is a very promising choice

Building a custom web analytics tool using Amazon Cloud

Web analytics tools have matured rapidly beyond providing just aggregate level reporting into page views and bounce rates. In this article, Alexey Karavay talks about the appeal of building a custom solution with AWS cloud.

Embracing open standards offers a number of benefits, as well as one major concern

It’s time to embrace open standards

Embracing open standards offers a number of benefits, as well as one major concern. In this article, Peter Fry, VP of engineering, platform, and security at Mavenlink, discusses the three main components businesses will need to keep in mind to fully take advantage of the power of these new capabilities.

Interview with Ricardo J. Méndez, Technical Director at Samsung NEXT

“Decentralization is about freedom, flexibility, and choice. Blockchain is just one more tool”

Decentralization is about freedom, flexibility, and choice and blockchain is just one more tool; one that can help in decentralized contexts, but a tool is always less important than the goal. We caught up with Ricardo J. Méndez, Technical Director at Samsung NEXT to discuss the importance of decentralization, his blockchain predictions for 2019 and the decentralized technologies that are gaining ground right now.