Interview with Roger Poon, creator of the JS++ programming language

“JS++ should be intuitive for programmers with backgrounds in C, C++, Java, and C#”

Roger Poon started JS++ eight years ago with a deep understanding of corner cases that he doesn’t believe the TypeScript team can rival. This is why Roger believes JS++ is the better option whether you need to write a simple library or if you need backwards compatibility with a large, complex, legacy enterprise codebase. Let’s have a closer look at it!

Container management is making a big splash

Secure container management with Podman

Podman helps you manage containers, pods, container images, and container volumes, all without a daemon. If you know how to use Docker, you know how to use Podman! Only a year after its public release, Podman has entered version 1.0. Come see what has been added and what security benefits it can provide.

Immutable collections for your next project

Dart meets Kotlin? kt.dart ports the Kotlin Standard Library

We all love Dart. But, don’t we wish we could combine it with Kotlin? For everything that Dart may be missing for high-level programming, there’s kt.dart. This project ports the Kotlin Standard Library for Dart/Flutter projects. Why choose when you can have it all in one neat package?

Interview with Kunal Agarwal and Nick Jewell

Looking to leverage Big Data in 2019? Top tips from the experts

Many organisations have diverted to new trends and technologies in order to aid faster decision-making amid a rapidly transforming business environment, and one area in which this is particularly palpable is Big Data. With this in mind, we’ve spoken to two industry experts to get the skinny on why leveraging Big Data should be the main priority for businesses of all sizes in the next twelve months, as well as how best to implement a strategy that incorporates the concept in 2019 and beyond.

What you need to know

Serverless adoption: Benefits, use cases, tradeoffs & more

This article aims to cut through the confusion that many users today face in considering serverless as a solution strategy in their organizations. It examines the benefits and common use cases for serverless computing, as well as situations where serverless is not well suited and considerations in choosing a cloud platform. Armed with this information, architects and developers can begin to ask the questions that will contribute to achieving successful serverless adoption.

Where and why should you use Docker, runc, Rocket, KVM, Xen, VirtualBox, IncludeOS, RancherOS?

Understand your new school (containerized) operating system

What are the differences between containers and virtual machines? Where and why should you use Docker, runc, Rocket, KVM, Xen, VirtualBox, IncludeOS, RancherOS? In this DevOpsCon session, Quentin Adam explains how these technologies work, how they compare to each other and more.

Buy your tickets before January 31 and save up to €200

Take advantage of the Serverless Architecture Conference special offer — Very Early Bird ends TODAY

Are your calendars marked for Serverless Architecture Conference 2019? If you would like to dive deeper into topics such as cloud native architecture, cloud services, serverless platforms & technology this is your chance to hear top experts talk about the latest trends in serverless. Hurry up and save up to €200 – Very Early Bird offer expires today!

Open source will be closely aligned with DevOps

The future of open source and DevOps

If you’re not already using open source, you’ll soon be marginalized by those organization using it to move faster and be more innovative. In this article, Bart Copeland, CEO and president of ActiveState, shares his predictions about where open source and DevOps are going this year.