Switch-case statements are a powerful tool for control in programming. In this article, Sreeram Sceenivasan goes over you can use a switch-case statement in Python.
Women are underrepresented in the tech sector —myth or reality? In addition to the Women in Tech survey, we also 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 Agnès Crepet, co-founder at Ninja Squad and Java Champion.
Choosing a code repository is an important decision. But how can a team make that choice? In this article, Nataliia Kharchenko goes over the pros and cons of each of the three top code repositories.
Machine Learning is a catalyst for digital transformation, a new survey reveals. This survey is not meant to point out the obvious but to give solutions. Read on to find out the five steps to achieve value from machine learning.
nuclio, a new open source serverless platform, intends on bringing all the ease and abstraction of a serverless platform without the infrastructure hassle.
It’s time for a new Beta release! Kotlin 1.2 Beta2 brings compiler performance improvements, as well as numerous improvements regarding multiplatform projects support, mainly in IDE, but not only.
We spend a lot of time explaining why you should switch over to a DevOps approach. But what does that really mean, logistically? Thanks to a recent survey from KMS Technology, we can see the actual cost and timeline needed for a successful DevOps adoption.
Docker is revolutionizing IT — you’re probably hearing this phrase quite often. But let’s go deeper into “the belly of the Docker beast”: What are the differences between Docker and a virtual machine? What is hype and where does the real added value lie? We talked with Ajeet Singh Raina about all this and more.
Open source is great. But when it can lead to more security vulnerabilities, how much is too much? And can DevOps save us all? We go over the 2017 State of Software Security Report and see how the industry is doing.
Last month, Oracle proposed a new version numbering scheme in order to emphasize the time-based releases. Not many people liked this proposal —to put it mildly— so Mark Reinhold is now offering three alternatives. You are encouraged to communicate additional information that’s relevant to the choice of such a scheme so speak now — a specific proposal will be made in about a week.
Structured Query Language or SQL is considered the standard language for database management systems. In this article, Chirag Thumar explains the best ways for your to optimize your SQL databases for the most efficient results.
Java SE 9 was released almost a month ago and we already have Java 9 support in Eclipse Oxygen, Spring Framework 5.0, IntelliJ IDEA and more. Now Gradle has joined the club. Let’s see what this means.
Zig is a pragmatic, optimal, and safe alternative to C; it offers another alternative to those brave enough to try something new. Let’s see what it’s all about.
The CERT Division of Carnegie Mellon University’s Software Engineering Institute has published an updated list of technologies that might give us headaches in the security department. Both machine learning and blockchain have made the cut but that’s actually not a comforting thought, especially since the former is one of the three domains that must be considered high priority for outreach and analysis in 2017.