Those who rise to become an Agile Enterprise do not automatically achieve greater competitiveness. Gone are the days when a team could be called agile by accomplishing five releases per year – today truly agile companies create multiple releases per day. The problem is that the majority of agile teams are tuned for speed, innovation and change, but few are focusing on actual results. Stephen Burton of AppDynamics discusses this within his JAX-Keynote – what happens when companies become too focused becoming “Agile” and how this obsession can even make an end of the business. Stephen gives practical tips for developer teams can handle agility properly
JAX Conference Chair Sebastian Meyen offers his views on what changes Java needs to make to continue along the right path
In his presentation at JAXConf 2012, Eberhard Wolff of adesso discusses the impact of new platforms such as NoSQL, DevOps, and the cloud on the future of Enterprise Java. Java EE has long enjoyed broad support across the industry through companies like IBM, Oracle, and SAP, but Java developers need to be prepared to tackle the challenges and opportunities presented by new startup-fueled technologies. Image courtesy of iowa_spirit_walker on Flickr. Check out more JAXconf sessions and keynotes on Marakana
Yet one more cloud platform for your delectation, but Apcera is shrouded in mystery and how can it differ from the competition? Visibility and DevOps seem to be on the menu.
Seemingly not yet set on their enterprise cloud assault, Red Hat have just released CloudForms – an IaaS embracing open source roots and hybrid setups
As Red Hat mount their PaaS embrace, we ask whether it’s too much too soon and look forward to how PaaS can gain greater adoption
The cloud innovators are at it again, this time launching a new control plane Brooklyn
Just before heading off to EclipseCon, we talked to Puppet Labs CEO and founder Luke Kanies about their latest release of sysadmin aid Puppet Enterprise and the rise of DevOps in general.
We chat to big data monitoring startup about their latest real-time release, the Big Data landscape and also the future for DevOps.
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John Stevenson offers three predictions for the year ahead
John Stevenson reflects on the year that was for the Java community – focusing on the rise of certain languages, the best events and conferences of the year and his own personal highlights.
We talk to one of the men behind the SaaS-based solution for monitoring cloud environments, which just launched in November.