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TeamForge Supports DevOps | @DevOpsSummit #DevOps #ContinuousDelivery

Java Developer's Journal - Tue, 05/24/2016 - 03:15
Creating a unified toolchain is increasingly important for today’s modern software delivery approaches. Providing context, visibility and compliance around the growing number of tools and processes being used today is core to our mission of connecting the world of software delivery. Today, we are pleased to announce a new version of TeamForge that extends your ability to integrate activity data from the cloud hosted version of JIRA Software and, for DevOps, Chef, into a centralized platform. In addition, we’ve strengthened our capabilities for enterprise Git by supporting both commit- and pull-based code review and collaboration workflows.

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Industrialized IIoT | @ThingsExpo #IoT #IIoT #M2M #API #InternetOfThings

Java Developer's Journal - Tue, 05/24/2016 - 03:00
As machines are increasingly connected to the internet, it’s becoming easier to discover the numerous ways Industrial IoT (IIoT) is helping to shape the business world. This is exactly why we have decided to take a closer look at this pervasive movement and to examine the desire to connect more things! Now if you need a refresher on IIoT and how it is changing the world, take a moment and listen to Greg Gorbach with ARC Advisory Group. Gorbach believes, "IIoT will significantly change the world. You won't participate with conventional thinking and an incremental approach."

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[session] Secure Solutions for Storing and Moving Sensitive Data | @CloudExpo #Cloud

Java Developer's Journal - Mon, 05/23/2016 - 14:45
As cloud and storage projections continue to rise, the number of organizations moving to the cloud is escalating and it is clear cloud storage is here to stay. However, is it secure? Data is the lifeblood for government entities, countries, cloud service providers and enterprises alike and losing or exposing that data can have disastrous results. There are new concepts for data storage on the horizon that will deliver secure solutions for storing and moving sensitive data around the world. In his session at 18th Cloud Expo, Scott Sobhani, CEO and cofounder of Cloud Constellation Corporation and the SpaceBelt, Information Ultra-Highway, attendees will learn about new best practices to bypass the Internet.

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Refactoring to microservices, Part 3: Roadmap to microservices adoption

Microservices are taking the development world by storm. In this 3-part series, "Refactoring to microservices," we'll cover why they matter, what factors to consider in planning your approach to microservices, the role of data factoring, and a step-by-step migration process. Part 3 lays out a roadmap for transforming your applications from a monolith to a set of microservices.
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[session] Cross-Channel Marketing in a Cloud-Driven Digital World By @Adobe | @CloudExpo #Cloud

Java Developer's Journal - Sun, 05/22/2016 - 21:30
In his session at 18th Cloud Expo, Bruce Swann, Senior Product Marketing Manager at Adobe, will discuss how the Adobe Marketing Cloud can help marketers embrace opportunities for personalized, relevant and real-time customer engagement across offline (direct mail, point of sale, call center) and digital (email, website, SMS, mobile apps, social networks, connected objects). Bruce Swann has more than 15 years of experience working with digital marketing disciplines like web analytics, social media, mobile marketing and email marketing, as well as marketing and CRM technologies, including marketing automation, predictive analytics and marketing resource management. At Adobe, he is a Senior Product Marketing Manager for Adobe Campaign, focused on marketing and product strategy for cross-channel campaign management.

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Digital Marketing | @CloudExpo #IoT #DigitalMarketing #DigitalTransformation

Java Developer's Journal - Sun, 05/22/2016 - 12:30
One look at the comments section of an April column on digital marketing in TechCrunch, and it becomes obvious that contributor Samuel Scott, the marketing and communications director for data analytics software firm Logz.io, pushed a few hot buttons with his take on marketing tech. Scott argues for a back-to-basics approach to marketing that roots digital strategies firmly in old-school tradition and PR principles. He calls out the communications industry for its reliance on “an echo chamber of meaningless buzzwords” in a piece now shared nearly 16,000 times, with more than 140 comments from passionate supporters, equally spirited detractors and yawns in between.

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Deploy a Private Cloud in Minutes | @CloudExpo @Accelerite #Cloud

Java Developer's Journal - Sat, 05/21/2016 - 16:00
The cloud market growth today is largely in public clouds. While there is a lot of spend in IT departments in virtualization, these aren’t yet translating into a true “cloud” experience within the enterprise. What is stopping the growth of the “private cloud” market? In his general session at 18th Cloud Expo, Nara Rajagopalan, CEO of Accelerite, will explore the challenges in deploying, managing, and getting adoption for a private cloud within an enterprise. What are the key differences between what is available in the public cloud and the early private clouds?

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Docker Meets Kubernetes | @DevOpsSummit #Docker #DevOps #Kubernetes

Java Developer's Journal - Sat, 05/21/2016 - 04:45
SYS-CON Events announced today the Docker Meets Kubernetes – Intro into the Kubernetes World, being held June 9, 2016, in conjunction with 18th Cloud Expo | @ThingsExpo, at the Javits Center in New York, NY. Register for 'Docker Meets Kubernetes Workshop' Here! This workshop led by Sebastian Scheele, co-founder of Loodse, introduces participants to Kubernetes (container orchestration). Through a combination of instructor-led presentations, demonstrations, and hands-on labs, participants learn the key concepts and practices for setting up and maintaining container-based applications using Google Container Engine.

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Inside Your Containers | @DevOpsSummit #DevOps #Docker #Kubernetes

Java Developer's Journal - Fri, 05/20/2016 - 21:00
As the rapid adoption of containers continues, companies are finding that they lack the operational tools to understand the behavior of applications deployed in these containers, and how to identify issues in their application infrastructure. For example, how are multiple containers within an application impacting each other’s performance? If an application’s service is degraded, which container is to blame? In the case of an application outage, what was the root cause of the outage?

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Announcing @HanuSoftware to Exhibit at @CloudExpo New York | #Cloud

Java Developer's Journal - Fri, 05/20/2016 - 20:30
SYS-CON Events announced today that Hanu Software will exhibit at SYS-CON's 18th International Cloud Expo®, which will take place on June 7-9, 2016, at the Javits Center in New York City, NY. Leveraging best-in-class people, processes, and technologies, Hanu provides high-quality, high-value software development and business process outsourcing services to independent software vendors (ISVs) and enterprises.

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Angular 2 Workshop at @ThingsExpo | #IoT #Angular2 #TypeScript #JavaScript

Java Developer's Journal - Fri, 05/20/2016 - 18:00
SYS-CON Events announced today the How to Create Angular 2 Clients for the Cloud Workshop, being held June 7, 2016, in conjunction with 18th Cloud Expo | @ThingsExpo, at the Javits Center in New York, NY. Angular 2 is a complete re-write of the popular framework AngularJS. Programming in Angular 2 is greatly simplified. Now it’s a component-based well-performing framework. The immersive one-day workshop led by Yakov Fain, a Java Champion and a co-founder of the IT consultancy Farata Systems and the product company SuranceBay, will provide you with everything you wanted to know about Angular 2.

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Digital Foundation for IoT | @ThingsExpo @Adobe #IoT #DigitalMarketing

Java Developer's Journal - Fri, 05/20/2016 - 15:00
Customer experience has become a competitive differentiator for companies, and it’s imperative that brands seamlessly connect the customer journey across all platforms. With the continued explosion of IoT, join us for a look at how to build a winning digital foundation in the connected era – today and in the future. In his session at @ThingsExpo, Chris Nguyen, Group Product Marketing Manager at Adobe, will discuss how to successfully leverage mobile, rapidly deploy content, capture real-time data, utilize cloud-based infrastructure, balance security requirements and more.

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Struggling to Scale Agile? | @DevOpsSummit #DevOps #Agile #DigitalTransformation

Java Developer's Journal - Fri, 05/20/2016 - 12:30
Small teams are more effective. The general agreement is that anything from 5 to 12 is the 'right' small. But of course small teams will also have 'small' throughput - relatively speaking. So if your demand is X and the throughput of a small team is X/10, you probably need 10 teams to meet that demand. But more teams also mean more effort to coordinate and align their efforts in the same direction. So, the challenge is how to harness the power of small teams and yet orchestrate multiples of them to get higher throughput. In the context of enterprise Agile, this is very critical.

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Bimodal IT and SaaS | @CloudExpo #Cloud #SaaS #DigitalTransformation

Java Developer's Journal - Fri, 05/20/2016 - 12:15
The benefits of efficiency and lower cost have been the primary drivers toward the cloud and SaaS deployments, but this is just the low-hanging fruit of a much greater body of potential. According to a Cisco-sponsored IDC report, a second wave of cloud adoption now targets a much more strategic set of benefits, with 54 percent of businesses surveyed expecting cloud to allow them to allocate IT budgets more strategically, and 53 percent looking to cloud solutions to increase revenues. According to the Cisco study, cloud and SaaS adoption takes place along a spectrum, with ad hoc deployment on one end and a centrally managed cloud platform on the other. On the ad hoc side, early adopters look to SaaS to solve an immediate need. These early adopters are often “power users” or ad hoc staff outside of IT, often managing a specific line of business, such as marketing, sales, or finance, and operating independently and often keeping the apps and potentially beneficial data to themselves.

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Redis Functions and Data Structures | @CloudExpo #DigitalTransformation

Java Developer's Journal - Fri, 05/20/2016 - 12:15
Redis is not only the fastest database, but it has become the most popular among the new wave of applications running in containers. Redis speeds up just about every data interaction between your users or operational systems. In his session at 18th Cloud Expo, Dave Nielsen, Developer Relations at Redis Labs, will shares the functions and data structures used to solve everyday use cases that are driving Redis' popularity.

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Six DevOps Case Studies | @DevOpsSummit #Agile #DevOps #Microservices

Java Developer's Journal - Fri, 05/20/2016 - 10:15
Admittedly, two years ago I was a bulk contributor to the DevOps noise with conversations rooted in the movement around culture, principles, and goals. And while all of these elements of DevOps environments are important, I’ve found that the biggest challenge now is a lack of understanding as to why DevOps is beneficial. It’s getting the wheels going, or just taking the next step. The best way to start on the road to change is to take a look at the companies that have already made great headway into modern software delivery. There is no one-size-fits-all DevOps, but there are existing implementations which contain a treasure trove of tips and tricks, and sometimes even direct implementations strategies for rugged DevOps.

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Unlock the API economy value chain with IBM WebSphere Liberty and API Connect

Embrace the API economy by implementing the API economy value chain. In this article, you learn how to implement Java APIs and discover them by using WebSphere Liberty. You see how to import those APIs into IBM API Connect and publish them to a developer portal. By using this approach, app developers have a single location to find APIs, learn how to use them, and simplify integrating those APIs into their apps.
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Disaster Recovery Simplified | @CloudExpo @Peak_Ten #DataCenter #Storage

Java Developer's Journal - Thu, 05/19/2016 - 23:15
In his session at 18th Cloud Expo, Andrew Cole, Director of Solutions Engineering at Peak 10, will discuss how the newest technology advances are reducing the cost and complexity of traditional business continuity and disaster recovery solutions. Attendees will: Learn why having a full disaster recovery strategy is more important now than ever before Explore the key drivers of a successful disaster recovery solution Achieve measurable operational and business value from a disaster recovery solution

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Tips for Data Scientists | @CloudExpo #BigData #IoT #DigitalTransformation

Java Developer's Journal - Thu, 05/19/2016 - 20:00
I spend a lot of time helping organizations to “think like a data scientist.” My book “Big Data MBA: Driving Business Strategies with Data Science” has several chapters devoted to helping business leaders to embrace the power of data scientist thinking. My Big Data MBA class at the University of San Francisco School of Management focuses on teaching tomorrow’s business executives the power of analytics and data science to optimize key business processes, uncover new monetization opportunities and create a more compelling, engaging customer and channel engagement.

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Rugged DevOps | @DevOpsSummit #DevOps #Agile #Microservices

Java Developer's Journal - Thu, 05/19/2016 - 10:30
You might already know them from theagileadmin.com, but let me introduce you to two of the leading minds in the Rugged DevOps movement: James Wickett and Ernest Mueller. Both James and Ernest are active leaders in the DevOps space, in addition to helping organize events such as DevOpsDays Austinand LASCON. Our conversation covered a lot of bases from the founding of Rugged DevOps to aligning organizational silos to lessons learned from W. Edwards Demings.

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