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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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Categories: Java, Media

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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Categories: Java, Media

Huawei, Other Chinese Smartphone Vendors See Sales Gains

eWeek - Application Development - Fri, 05/20/2016 - 23:55
Chinese smartphone makers like Huawei, ZTE and Xiaomi don't come close to leading sales in the U.S., but they are gaining ground around the world.
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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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Categories: Java, Media

Microsoft Enlists Bing in the Battle of the Bots

eWeek - Application Development - Fri, 05/20/2016 - 20:45
A job listing hints that Microsoft is readying a Bing Concierge Bot to take on Google Assistant and Facebook's chatbots.
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Facebook Hosts Conservative Leaders to Air Political Bias Allegations

eWeek - Application Development - Fri, 05/20/2016 - 20:43
Facebook, conservative leaders discussed bias accusations; Google releases Android N, Firebase Analytics, new ASIC; Microsoft: U.S., Italy and Canada are top ransomware targets; and there's more.
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Apple Stores Getting Revamp, Starting With New Store in San Francisco

eWeek - Application Development - Fri, 05/20/2016 - 20:34
The company is opening an all-new flagship store in San Francisco's Union Square and will use some of its elements to update other Apple stores.
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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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Categories: Java, Media

Microsoft Wants Greener Cloud Data Centers

eWeek - Application Development - Fri, 05/20/2016 - 20:10
Microsoft pledges to add more direct sources of clean, renewable power to its energy mix and work with the communities in which it operates to improve access.
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SAP SuccessFactors to Address Workplace Bias, Gender Diversity

eWeek - Application Development - Fri, 05/20/2016 - 19:04
SAP is applying tech innovation to the areas of business that have long been human run—and so have been biased, sexist and exclusionary, even if it's unintentional.
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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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Categories: Java, Media

Surveys Highlight Frustrations in the Developer Hiring Process

Devx: Latest Published Articles - Fri, 05/20/2016 - 17:56
Developers hate existing interview processes.
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Microsoft Unveils .NET Core RC 2

Devx: Latest Published Articles - Fri, 05/20/2016 - 17:53
The company has significantly changed the .NET Core SDK.
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Garmin Vivosmart HR+ Fitness Tracker Gets GPS, Plus Feature Updates

eWeek - Application Development - Fri, 05/20/2016 - 17:36
The Garmin Vivosmart HR+ offers runners more detailed tracking, including the actual pace compared to the targeted pace, and a new auto-pause feature.
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Yahoo's Potential Price Tag Could Be Down to $2B to $3B: Report

eWeek - Application Development - Fri, 05/20/2016 - 16:55
As the next bids for Yahoo's Internet business start coming in, they could fall to much less than the $4 billion to $8 billion expected earlier.
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IBM Adds Nvidia's Tesla M60 GPU Accelerators to Its Cloud

eWeek - Application Development - Fri, 05/20/2016 - 16:30
The tech giant continues to take advantage of Nvidia's GPUs to speed up the processing of complex workloads on its IBM Cloud environment.
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Mitel Gets U.S. Regulatory OK to Buy Polycom

eWeek - Application Development - Fri, 05/20/2016 - 15:35
The Federal Trade Commission eliminates a waiting period that is part of the country's antitrust laws, paving the way for the two vendors to merge.
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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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Categories: Java, Media

Appian World 2016 Highlights the Rise of the Citizen Developer

eWeek - Application Development - Fri, 05/20/2016 - 13:45
At Appian World, Appian released Quick Apps, which enable citizen developers to create apps in 15 minutes or less with no technical knowledge.
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8x8, Vonage Top IHS' List of Top UCaaS Providers in North America

eWeek - Application Development - Fri, 05/20/2016 - 13:15
Unified communications as a service is taking hold in the workplace as a more cost-efficient and feature-rich alternative to the traditional PBX.
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