We’re gearing up for JAX DevOps by talking to Kris Buytaert, who explains what he means by “software has only value when it is running in production”.
Better late than never! Angular 4 has finally been released and it’s just what we expected and then some more. Let’s have a look at the highlights.
New power couple Atlassian-Trello has announced that Jira, Confluence, HipChat and Bitbucket will be receiving a boost in the form of Power-Ups. These add-ons promise to give office silos a run for their money and step up collaboration software’s game. We invited Steve Goldsmith, General Manager of HipChat, to tell us how Atlassian plans to “solve collaboration” for teams.
Intellectual property and copyright law is byzantine by design and extensively litigated by very well paid lawyers. In a surprise move, GitHub’s new intellectual property policy throws decades of established IP precedent out the window.
Mark Reinhold, the Chief Architect of the Java Platform Group at Oracle, announced in a message to the OpenJDK mailing list that the second phase of the rampdown process has begun.
It’s a situation many of us are familiar with: a large legacy, monolithic application, limited or no tests, slow & manual release process, low velocity, no confidence… A lot of refactoring is required but management keeps pushing for new features. Now what? We talked to Michiel Rook, a Java/PHP/Scala contractor and consultant about the challenges that walk hand in hand with continuous deployment.
Docker is ready to donate containerd, its core container runtime, to the Cloud Native Computing Foundation (CNCF). But why CNCF? Is it the right place for containerd? Let’s find out.
Got something to say about Java, DevOps, microservices or emerging technologies? JAX London is looking for papers and presenters for the 2017 conference in October and we want you to be there!
Mesosphere DC/OS 1.9 adds three key new sets of features to simplify the process of building and deploying data-rich applications.
The first bugfix update for Kotlin 1.1 is here — its aim is to address regressions causing incorrect code generation.
Middleware is the tech behind the scenes, working to solve diverse and complex problems but a lot of people still don’t give it enough credit. We talked to Erica Langhi, senior solution architect EMEA at Red Hat, about the immediate benefits of middleware and its ability to power digital transformation.
The countdown for Java 9 has officially begun and here’s the proof: Oracle’s Iris Clark announced the availability of the draft Public Review Specification and explained that, if everything goes well, it will be submitted to the JCP Program Management Office (PMO) for the formal Public Review period next week.
GameCredits has become the first platform of its kind to offer a universal cryptocurrency as a method of in-game payment. The main benefits include the lack of chargebacks and the creation of new gaming economies.