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Interview

Interview with Tracy Miranda, Director of Open Source Community for CloudBees

“In the history of the Jenkins project, we’ve had 8 vulnerabilities reported with co-ordinated disclosure deadlines – all in the second half of 2018.”

The past year has been a marathon for open source projects with multiple vulnerabilities being discovered. We caught up with Tracy Miranda to discuss security from Jenkins perspective in 2018 and how they plan to apply what they learned from these in the new year

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.

Interview with Steve Poole, developer advocate at IBM

“There will always be a separation between Dev and Ops”

While DevOps is celebrating its 10th anniversary this year, we are taking a step back and looking at its evolution so far and what awaits it in the future. JAXenter editor Dominik Mohilo talked to IBM’s developer advocate and JAX DevOps speaker Steve Poole about the current state of DevOps, its future, and its biggest obstacles.

Interview with Brian Behlendorf, Executive Director of Hyperledger

“2019 will be a continued reiteration of how people are using blockchain”

Hyperledger Global Forum is behind us but now’s the perfect time for an overview of the most important announcements, plans, and takeaways. In this interview, we speak with Brian Behlendorf about what the future holds for blockchain, how certifications are changing the enterprise and the goals of Hyperledger in 2019.

Interview with James Mitchell, Sawtooth maintainer and president of Bitwise IO

“Sawtooth Sabre is our new transaction family for on-chain WebAssembly smart contracts”

Hyperledger Sawtooth 1.1 was announced earlier this month. The latest release focuses on two major new features, namely an improved consensus interface and support for WebAssembly smart contracts. We talked to James Mitchell, Sawtooth maintainer and president of Bitwise IO about the most important changes in Sawtooth 1.1, its use cases and what’s next for this framework.

Interview with Bob Quillin, VP of developer relations for Oracle Cloud Infrastructure

“Oracle Cloud Native Framework brings a holistic cloud native solution to developers”

Oracle Cloud Native Framework is the first cloud native platform of its kind, providing managed cloud services and on-premises software while offering a wealth of new services on the existing Oracle Cloud Infrastructure across applications, provisioning, and analytical verticals. We talked to Bob Quillin, VP of developer relations for Oracle Cloud Infrastructure about the benefits of this framework, his cloud native predictions for 2019 and more.

Interview with Casey Kuhlman, CEO of Monax

Running blockchains in the cloud: Benefits & lessons learned

If you operationally treat blockchain networks largely the same and then build your continuous integration/continuous deployment and other systems just as you would for software built on previous generations of technology, then you have an ability to leverage all the niceties that cloud environments offer. We talked to Casey Kuhlman, CEO of Monax about the benefits of running blockchains in the cloud, the lessons learned and his blockchain predictions for 2019.

Interview with Shiven Ramji, VP of Product at DigitalOcean

“Despite Kubernetes’ growing popularity, it is still often challenging for developers to manage manually”

DigitalOcean’s Kubernetes as a Service is now available with production-ready functionality and full customer support. In short, developers of all skill levels can now harness the power of Kubernetes to simplify modern app development. We talked to VP of Product at DigitalOcean about this offering, its features and more.

Interview with Matt Ellis, Director of Product Manager and Head of Open Source at TIBCO

Flogo enables developers to build microservices or functions with a browser-based flow designer

Project Flogo is a Flow-based process engine written in Go. As the project continues to mature, it has expanded to simplifying the notion of event-driven apps by providing multiple action implementations for various event processing techniques. We talked to Matt Ellis, Director of Product Manager and Head of Open Source at TIBCO about project Flogo, its future, why developers should use it and more.

Interview with Ilya Pupko, Chief Architect at Jitterbit

“For blockchain technology to be useful, it must be enabled by APIs first”

All technology needs a voice, in a figurative sense, and that voice is an API. To package your technology as a product, you need to build an API for it. In the same way, blockchain needs to be packaged with an API in order to be a product. We talked to Ilya Pupko, Chief Architect at Jitterbit about blockchain’s need for strong APIs, how the API economy is set to revolutionize blockchain and more.