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Monitoring microservices with health checks

What kinds of monitoring solutions are available to check the health of your microservices? In this article, Peter Arijs explains what you are looking for, goes over the different types of service checks, and gives an example of how you can do this with CoScale’s monitoring solutions.

Let's get rusty

Rust 2018 is in the works for a major release this year

It’s been a long time coming, but the next edition of this programming language is getting ready for a new release: Rust 2018 is in the works. While we don’t have a set release date, we do have a whole lot of improvements for this beloved programming language. Rustaceans, rejoice!

Build, build, build

Build Gradle projects with Eclipse Buildship

Buildship is an Eclipse plugin that allows you to build applications and libraries using Gradle through your IDE. In this article, Donát Csikós explains some advanced features of Buildship in Eclipse IDE.

Datadog: New Java support for its APM and distributed tracing

Datadog, a cloud monitoring provider, has recently added Java support to its APM offerings to provide a comprehensive monitoring platform. In this article, Julie Levine explains why they chose to add Java support and how it improves features like infrastructure metrics, log data, and application traces.

Tech definitions for the 21st century

Hackterms: A crowd-sourced developer dictionary

Keeping up with new tech terms is difficult. How can we keep from embarrassing ourselves at work? Thanks to a new crowdsourced dictionary, Hackterms, you can get the details on everything in tech directly from developers and coders.

Written in Rust, built with Electron

Xray: An experimental text editor for innovating Atom

The Atom team wanted to develop radical new ideas without risking the core stability of Atom. Enter Xray. This Electron-based text editor is a testing playground for new approaches to high performance, collaboration, extensibility, and web compatibility.

Just for reference

ML 101: The rules of machine learning

Want to learn machine learning? Or do you need to brush up on basic concepts? Today, we go over two essential reference materials for anyone just starting out on their machine learning adventure: the machine learning glossary and the rules of ML.

Counting all the new things

109 new features in JDK 10

What does the new JDK 10 have in store for developers? While it’s still in development, exciting news is coming out from the JDK universe. Today, Simon Ritter goes over a hundred of the latest changes that are coming our way soon.