Living to dominate

The Power of Living Systems

Pieter Hintjens has defined a new metaphor for software systems and organizations known as “Living Systems”, which will recognize and solve real problems faster, cheaper, and with more accuracy than Planned Systems.

Interview with Johannes Link

Crowdfunding for JUnit Lambda is underway

With JUnit’s crowdfunding campaign gaining traction, we’re all for further development of the popular unit testing tool. Johannes Link reveals in this JAXenter interview where the problems currently lie with JUnit and how these might be addressed in a possible JUnit 5.0.

Taking a blow

Is DevOps crushing the DBA?

Pierre Fricke is back to discuss DevOps and its role in what he is the calling the battle between the creative developers and the process junkies. What will the future bring for the role of DBAs?

Get creative

DevOps culture needs to be created

How can you help your company navigate the DevOps path? Gordon Haff believes it takes strong sponsorship from management, but you also need to curate your approach to what fits in with your organization and company values.

Third time's a charm

io.js reaches version 3.0.0

Expected to be the last series under their forked banner, io.js has progressed to version 3.0.0. Breaking changes show up in the form of V8 upgrades, along with preparations around the native side of the platform for the upcoming Node.js merger.

The week in Java

Java Weekly 33/15: Mission Control, Unsafe solution, CQRS

This week’s Java news by Thorben Janssen features the Java Mission Control tool, a solution to the Unsafe class drama and the first early draft release of the JSON-P 1.1 expert group. All this and more when checking out the week’s hottest Java links.


Released: NetBeans IDE 8.1 Beta

NetBeans IDE 8.1 Beta has been released. With a strong focus on brand new Node.js application development tools, the new release brings a range of new features for developers using JavaScript, HTML, Java, PHP, and C/C++.

Getting good at it

5 steps to becoming a quality Docker contributor

Have you ever wanted to get involved with Docker but didn’t know how to approach it? Charles Vickery from Sourcegraph shares his tips on how to contribute effectively to Docker and their open source community. It’s all about the tools!