Automating routine, boring tasks sounds great. Automation promises to rid developers of scutwork and let them focus on the meaty details. However, as Oren Eini explains, this is a snare that causes more problems than it solves.
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The open forum to collaborate on enterprise Java microservices, Eclipse MicroProfile is here with a new release. MicroProfile 2.2 updates the Fault Tolerance, Open Tracing, Open API, and Rest Client APIs and continues to align itself with Java EE 8.
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 Jane Silber, Executive Chair of Diffblue and board member of Canonical.
Finding a blockchain developer is not an easy task. But that doesn’t make it impossible! In this article, Yuvrajsinh Vaghela shares his tips on where to find the best blockchain developers and how to convince them to join your project.
Doing DevOps right comes down to how it is defined for your particular business. Just keep in mind that DevOps is both a cultural and functional shift that must be undertaken carefully. In this article, Oded Moshe, VP Products at SysAid, identifies four steps that will help you reap the rewards this concept represents.
Diversity talk: “If you are passionate about what you are doing, distracting nonsense fades into the background”
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 Barbara Endicott-Popovsky, Executive Director of the Center for Information Assurance and Cybersecurity at the University of Washington.
Roger Poon started JS++ eight years ago with a deep understanding of corner cases that he doesn’t believe the TypeScript team can rival. This is why Roger believes JS++ is the better option whether you need to write a simple library or if you need backwards compatibility with a large, complex, legacy enterprise codebase. Let’s have a closer look at it!
Amazon Corretto was announced in November 2018 but this free distribution of OpenJDK is *now* generally available. And, more importantly, Amazon will distribute security updates to Corretto 8 at no cost until at least June 2023.
Many organisations have diverted to new trends and technologies in order to aid faster decision-making amid a rapidly transforming business environment, and one area in which this is particularly palpable is Big Data. With this in mind, we’ve spoken to two industry experts to get the skinny on why leveraging Big Data should be the main priority for businesses of all sizes in the next twelve months, as well as how best to implement a strategy that incorporates the concept in 2019 and beyond.
This article aims to cut through the confusion that many users today face in considering serverless as a solution strategy in their organizations. It examines the benefits and common use cases for serverless computing, as well as situations where serverless is not well suited and considerations in choosing a cloud platform. Armed with this information, architects and developers can begin to ask the questions that will contribute to achieving successful serverless adoption.
If you’re not already using open source, you’ll soon be marginalized by those organization using it to move faster and be more innovative. In this article, Bart Copeland, CEO and president of ActiveState, shares his predictions about where open source and DevOps are going this year.
After more than one year of hard work, Eclipse GlassFish 5.1 has been released! Don’t let the version number fool you though; this release marks a major milestone in the transition from Java EE to Jakarta EE as it has been certified as Java EE 8 compatible.
Big companies from around the world have started jumping on the serverless bandwagon and with good reason. But is 2019 the year of serverless? In this article, John Demian identifies some drawbacks that it will have to overcome before that is to happen.
Unifying blockchain programming languages like Solidity with traditional languages like Java is the first of many steps that need to be taken before we begin to see mainstream adoption of decentralized technology. In this article, Sky Guo explains why Cypherium has chosen to run on Java and how this language can facilitate mainstream blockchain adoption.