It all began with the new decree (the “Garante per la protezione dei dati personali”) issued by the Italian data protection authorities in 2008. This regulation (Italian | English) stipulates that all companies must log all administrator’ system access data and keep them archived for at least six months.
Surely you’ve heard of the term Technical Debt something you incur when you don’t invest in a clean code basis from the very start. With time, hastily pounded out code becomes more and more complex and difficult to maintain, it no longer scales, etc., such that costs escalate disproportionately.
At the end of 2015, the AngularJS community announced the beta of Angular 2. The REST API development community followed the changes closely. Angular is one of the most popular frameworks for API developers to add a front-end to an API.
Bringing support for geographic objects to PostgreSQL, PostGIS has several advantages over similar spatial databases like SQL Server and Oracle Locator/Spatial. Adam Wright shows us the extender’s most popular functions, data types and how to get started.
Docker and AWS make a great couple. Docker can provide additional encapsulation and control while EC2 provides the scalable infrastructure.
The Hazelcast In-Memory Data Grid implemented in Java has appeared in version 3.6. In the words of Hazelcast CEO Greg Luck, the release marks “the largest development leap of the past two years.”
There’s a great deal of information out there about creating apps, hiring developers to create an app for you, or whether you should take the time to learn to code yourself. For most people, it simply isn’t realistic for them to learn code due to time restrictions and difficulty constraints. Therefore, it may be in your best interest to consider what it will cost to hire a good app developer in order to create a useful app for you instead.
Version 1.8 of the Clojure Lisp dialect offers new string functions, as well as the possibility of direct linking, among other features.
The drastic shift of users from desktop web to mobile web and app has brought change in other areas as well. Today, there are various mobile app frameworks on the market that help UI/UX designers to design and build apps easily and effectively.
Software architect Rainer Stropek discusses the impact of REST, and explains the importance of selecting the right technology to become an expert in.
The Scene Builder Tool, considered by many JavaFX friends as indispensable, is currently available in version 8.1.0. What has happened since the last release?
Hamit Hasanhocaoglu, an enthusiastic NetBeans user, has integrated Darcula into NetBeans IDE.