What builders need to do to succeed, and how to do it

Your app is now a data app – here’s what you need to know

The opportunities — and requirements — are clear. To deliver the experience customers and users want today, every app has to be envisioned and architected as a data app. A data application effectively leverages data and provides an integrated, actionable analytics experience that augments its core purpose.

Navigating the competitive marketplace

How to Market Yourself as a Freelance Web Developer

As a freelancer web developer, you not just need to be seen by potential new clients, but maintain a presence. This requires a commitment to marketing. Though you may have a set of great skills and creative ideas, this is often not enough. Let’s take a look at a few of the ways you can successfully market yourself.

Benefiting from this approach

More Reasons for Companies to Dogfood Their Software

At Sentry, dogfooding our products can ensure we provide the best experience for our customers, just like they use us to provide the best experience for theirs. Whether that means using Breadcrumbs to fix bugged database lock, updating problems with Safari Content Security Policy (CSP) rules by using Dashboards, or fixing ironic 404 errors on our Documentation pages with Discover and Metric alerts, dogfooding is essential.

Interview with Erez Berkner, co-founder and CEO of Lumigo

“Lumigo is purpose-built for cloud-native”

Erez Berkner, the co-founder and CEO of Lumigo, spoke with JAXenter about the cloud observability space, elaborating on what it’s trying to solve and how it’s different from monitoring. He explains in detail how Lumigo helps make sense of the ever-growing complexity of cloud-native applications and allows developers to find the root cause of an issue in highly-distributed systems. Erez explains Lumigo’s decision to expand to Kubernetes and hybrid apps and reveals the company’s plans for further down the road.

Profile: Lynne Doherty, President of Worldwide Field Operations, Sumo Logic

Women in Tech: “Your career path is in your hands”

Four years ago, we launched a diversity series aimed at bringing the most inspirational and powerful women in the tech scene to your attention. Today, we’d like you to meet Lynne Doherty, President of Worldwide Field Operations, Sumo Logic.

Pros and cons

In-house vs firm for your software build

When building custom software, businesses are faced with the major decision of either hiring a developer who will work in-house or outsourcing the work to a software development firm with a full cadre of designers and programmers. Both options have their pros and cons, but it’s important to make the right decision.

Guidelines For Supporting a Low-Cost and Innovative Approach to SAP on Cloud

Operating SAP in the Cloud

Many people enjoy mentioning how to minimize the costs of operating SAP in the Cloud, however, not all of them truly relay how to get the most bang for your buck in the areas that count. Operating SAP in the Cloud has several key benefits that make it not only attractive, but also practical – being that it’s always available and easy to use, and also has a low barrier to entry for additional functionality (and spend).

Securing the bricks and architecture

What can toy building blocks teach developers about security best practices?

Modern application development, when broken down, isn’t too dissimilar to using toy blocks to build a bridge. For example, to build a secure bridge, it is not sufficient to focus on each brick individually to determine if the bridge is strong enough. The builder must understand the bigger picture, or the ‘architecture.’

What will drive NLP growth in the coming year?

A Look Ahead to NLP in 2022

The world is facing a global AI talent shortage, so while there’s a great demand for NLP implementations, the supply of data scientists needed to bring these projects to life are limited. But what if we could democratize NLP, reducing the need for data scientist intervention?