Java has undoubtedly become the foundation of the world’s largest and most ambitious companies —tech giants turn to Java as they mature and their platforms can no longer come across with what they promised: quality and efficiency.
In her keynote at JAX 2016, Caterina Rindi, a Certified Bitcoin Professional, talked about how Bitcoin began and how to tame the blockchain. She also revealed that the Bitcoin blockchain has reached some limitations and that other blockchains are being built —such as Ethereum, which is a blockchain plus a programming language.
Software Engineer Gianluca Arbezzano (CurrencyFair) is one of the speakers at the upcoming DevOps Conference in Berlin (13 – 16 June 2016) where he is going to cover Time Series data in relation to AWS CloudFormation. In this article, he offers a sneak peek at his talks AWS under the Hood and Listen to your Infrastructure and please sleep.
Are performance and reliability related? Or are these things mutually exclusive? I think the latter. Today, the reality is that IT sees application performance and reliability as the same thing, but that couldn’t be further away from the truth.
Are Bitcoins spendable or not? What can you buy with your digital coins and where to find shops that accept this kind of payment? Knowing whether Bitcoins are truly spendable will not only increase adoption, but also boost confidence and transparency. Let’s find out if this digital currency is indeed better than credit cards.
In his memoir, Steve Wozniak offers this recommendation to inventors: “Work alone…Not on a committee. Not on a team.” Programmers may or may not agree with his guidance, but the truth is that the success of pair programming is often influenced by a plethora of premises.
The successor of BootsFaces 0.8.1 was supposed to be a small bugfix release, but the result is a different story: the new version consists of 240 commits. In addition to several bugfixes, version 0.8.5 also brings 11 new components. Plus, the relaxed HTML-like markup style from AngularFaces has been migrated to BootsFaces.
Australian professor and tech entrepreneur Craig Wright has identified himself as the creator of Bitcoin, after years of speculation regarding the identity of the man known as Satoshi Nakamoto. However, once the cat was out of the bag, comments started to pour and Wright decided to take down his blog post.
CUBA 6.1 has received a fair amount of features and due to the fact that this version is the first open source release, here’s a quick overview of what has changed.
In this article, Stein Inge Morisbak, head of Bekks commitment to Continuous Delivery, DevOps and Cloud and speaker at the upcoming DevOpsCon, talks about Serverspec, a framework for testing your server configuration using RSpec.
There is one massive misconception about programmers —that they can’t have fun. How else can we explain TrumpScript, LOLCODE, Chef, Shakespeare, Whenever and Malbolge?
Here are a few scenarios in which microservices can add (unnecessary) weight to your project. However, keep in mind that microservices can also simplify development and bolster a cooperative mindset.
In this article, Karsten Sitterberg focuses on (unit-)testing Angular 2 components with Jasmine and Karma using TypeScript.