Skip to content

Software Development News: .NET, Java, PHP, Ruby, Agile, Databases, SOA, JavaScript, Open Source

Methods & Tools

Subscribe to Methods & Tools
if you are not afraid to read more than one page to be a smarter software developer, software tester or project manager!

Feed aggregator

Medtec Europe 2016

Intland Blog - Tue, 04/12/2016 - 11:00
12-14 April 2016 Messe Stuttgart, Germany As a staple event for those involved in the medical device industry, Medtec Europe is entering its 14th year in 2016. Medtec Europe offers a unique opportunity to meet and exchange ideas with over 6,000
Categories: Vendor

What Vulnerability Assessment Tools Miss

Black Duck Software Press Releases - Tue, 03/22/2016 - 18:00
Webinar

Open source software and code has become common place in application development, as have the use of vulnerability assessment tools. After all, no one wants to be the victim of the next Heartbleed, Poodle or Logjam. But vulnerability assessment tools, while helpful, have blind spots. How can you ensure that you are protecting your networks and applications from newly disclosed vulnerabilities? Join Black Duck Software and (ISC)2 on March 22, 2016 at 1:00PM Eastern for a discussion on VA Tools, Open Source Assets and secure application developmen

What Vulnerability Assessment Tools Miss Asset Value:  Low value Redirect:  https://www.brighttalk.com/webcast/5385/189897
Categories: Vendor

REConf 2016

Intland Blog - Tue, 03/01/2016 - 11:00
The conference known as REConf is not only the leading conference on the topic of Requirements Management and Requirements Engineering in the german speaking world but is also the largest event of its kind in the whole of Europe. As
Categories: Vendor

Agile Requirements Management: Simplify Your Project Management

Intland Blog - Wed, 02/24/2016 - 17:00
Date and time: 24 Feb 2016, 4:00 PM (CET) / 10:00 AM (ET) Webinar duration: 30 min What you can learn: Requirements Management is often considered no more than necessary administration of the required documentation. Companies that neglect Requirements Management often
Categories: Vendor

Embedded World 2016

Intland Blog - Tue, 02/23/2016 - 11:00
The Embedded World Exhibition + Conference brings together the innovators in product design and development for both hardware and software. Extreme miniaturization and both embedded electronics and software are the core facilitators of a networked future often referred to as
Categories: Vendor

Black Duck & IBM Present: Application Security in the Age of Open Source

Black Duck Software Press Releases - Thu, 02/18/2016 - 17:00
Webinar

Whether you’re developing applications for internal use or for your customers, keeping them secure is no easy feat. After all, today's applications are a healthy mix of open source and custom code. Identifying and resolving security vulnerabilities in both requires the right tools and know-how. Join IBM and Black Duck for an educational webinar on what it takes to keep your apps safe.

Black Duck & IBM Present: Application Security in the Age of Open Source Asset Value:  Low value Redirect:  http://info.blackducksoftware.com/ibm-webinar-Feb18.html
Categories: Vendor

Embedded Meets Agile

Intland Blog - Tue, 02/16/2016 - 11:00
Munich, 16-18. February 2016 Agile software development and Agile management have become increasingly well established methods in the embedded industry. Both software and hardware development benefit from these methods and processes. Previous events such as ScrumMed in 2011 and AgileCars
Categories: Vendor

Oracle Enables Telefónica Spain to Power New Services

Oracle Database News - 0 sec ago
Press Release Oracle Enables Telefónica Spain to Power New Services Oracle products help modernize the communications service provider’s network enabling it to deliver mass market services

Redwood Shores, Calif.—Feb 12, 2016

In a move to evolve its network to provide converged communications, leading European communications service provider (CSP) Telefónica Spain has chosen Oracle as a supplier of session border controller and will use the Oracle Communication Session Border Controller for its full portfolio of services which include residential services, mobile rich communication services (RCS), business services including SIP trunking, interconnection to support agreements with other CSPs, and Voice over LTE (VoLTE).

CSPs continue to evolve their network in order to offer innovative and differentiating services. This is especially true for traditional fixed-line and mobile carriers like Telefónica Spain. As the CSP planned to expand its converged services, it looked to Oracle to help it create a more flexible and secure network with Oracle Communications Session Border Controller. Telefónica Spain chose the Oracle product because it enabled it to:

  • • Achieve faster time to market for services: The Oracle product offers the right mix of hardware and software to help create optimal performance for the individual services, while at the same time, simplifying network operations using a common, flexible software set across all services and platforms
  • • Optimize network capacity and growth: Telefónica Spain will have more flexibility in how it uses its network because of Oracle Communications Session Border Controller’s network-wide licensing model
  • • Increase network capabilities: The Oracle product meets Telefónica Spain’s high security standards, with its proven and rich feature set in the areas of transcoding, encryption and quality of service
  • • Prepare for network function virtualization (NFV): Oracle Communications Session Border Controller offers virtualization for deployment flexibility and network agility, helping to ease Telefónica’s transition as it deploys its NFV platform, UNICA
  “We are committed to offering the kinds of innovative services that our customers are demanding. The first step is creating the modern and reliable network that can accommodate the connectivity that these services require,” said Ángel Blázquez Martín, Core Network Director, Telefónica Spain. “This is a significant evolution for us, and so we wanted the most proven technology and vendor for session border controls, which is why we chose Oracle. We are looking forward to expanding our existing collaborative relationship.”   Oracle Communications Session Border Controller enables CSPs to deliver trusted, first-class real-time communications services across Internet Protocol (IP) network borders. The product is currently used for a variety of services and applications from Voice over IP (VoIP) to any services enabled by IP Multimedia Subsystem (IMS)—including VoLTE, video conferencing and calling, presence, instant messaging, IP television (IPTV), GSM Association’s IP Exchange (IPX), and femtocell or Wi-Fi–enabled fixed-mobile convergence.   “As CSPs provide more converged communications services to their subscribers, flexibility and security in the network become even more critical,” said Doug Suriano, senior vice president and general manager, Oracle Communications. “Oracle Communications Session Border Controller is proven to deliver a solution to this challenge to many CSPs around the world, including for Telefónica Spain.” Contact Info Greg Lunsford
Oracle
+1.650.506.6523
greg.lunsford@oracle.com Nitesh Khetani
CMG
+44 (0) 207.067.0836
nkhetani@cmgrp.com About Oracle

Oracle offers a comprehensive and fully integrated stack of cloud applications and platform services. For more information about Oracle (NYSE:ORCL), visit www.oracle.com.

Trademarks

Oracle and Java are registered trademarks of Oracle and/or its affiliates. Other names may be trademarks of their respective owners.

Safe Harbor

The following is intended to outline our general product direction. It is intended for information purposes only, and may not be incorporated into any contract. It is not a commitment to deliver any material, code, or functionality, and should not be relied upon in making purchasing decisions. The development, release, and timing of any features or functionality described for Oracle's products remains at the sole discretion of Oracle Corporation. 

Get Started Oracle CommunicationsConnect on TwitterJoin us on Facebook Talk to a Press Contact

Greg Lunsford

  • +1.650.506.6523

Nitesh Khetani

  • +44 (0) 207.067.0836

Follow Oracle Corporate

Categories: Database, Vendor

GitHub Analysis Shows Women's Pull Requests Are Accepted More Often Than Men's

Devx: Latest Published Articles - 3 hours 24 min ago
But only if no one knows that they are women.
Categories: Media

ruby-plsql-spec

ruby-plsql-spec is an open source tool that allows unit testing of Oracle PL/SQL procedures with Ruby libraries: * ruby-plsql - Ruby API for calling PL/SQL procedures * RSpec - Ruby testing (or behavior driven development) framework
Categories: Vendor

Squeezer

Squeezer is a minifier for php class files. It will parse your directories to find valid classes, interfaces and traits and squeeze them to one file. Autoloading in php is quite nice but also expensive. Sometimes too expensive for production. Usi ...
Categories: Vendor

How to Create a High Performing API: A New Perspective for 2016 | @CloudExpo #Cloud

Performance is the elusive butterfly of API development. Everybody is intrigued with its beauty, yet few know how to capture it. In the old days, the approach of many shops to ensure a performant API was to create some code and then pass it over to the wall to QA to do load testing. Later some integration testing took place. As long as the API worked and it was met some marginal performance benchmarks, things were good. This worked well when a public, HTTP based API, consumed by a wide variety of distributed devices was more the exception than the rule. However, today APIs are a big deal and they are everywhere, so much so that companies are posting very big infographics prominently in the front page of the New York Times to create even more awareness about the technology to the general public.

read more

Categories: Media, RIA

Internet Providers to Use Private Routers as Public Hotspots

eWeek - Application Development - 4 hours 57 min ago
The Juniper report highlighted the consumer benefits that the policy offers, such as free or reduced-fee access to the operator’s homespot network.
Categories: Media

SAP Launches Jam Collaboration Learning Platform

eWeek - Application Development - 5 hours 57 min ago
Jam Collaboration supports the SAP SuccessFactors Learning solution in a way to help employees learn in a more engaged and collaborative manner.
Categories: Media

The Importance of Using Concurrent Collections in Multi-Threaded Applications | @DevOpsSummit #DevOps

Java Developer's Journal - 5 hours 57 min ago
This blog post is inspired by my observations from the field, including real customers and real applications. Everybody knows the importance of using proper logic to synchronize data access across multiple threads, it is a very common question during technical interviews. The following example occurred with a number of customers and I would like to share it.

read more

Categories: Java, Media

IoT Emerging from the Hype | @ThingsExpo #IoT #M2M #BigData #InternetOfThings

While the Internet of Things (IoT) being condemned by Gartner in August as one of the world’s most overhyped technology trends of 2015 makes a good headline, this assertion is itself misleading by failing to acknowledge the rapid progress now being made as IoT emerges in clusters to deliver real benefits to users, even if these are still early days. However, Gartner was correct that the full promise of IoT as a joined up ecosystem of interoperable components is indeed five to ten years away.

read more

Categories: Media, RIA

Agile Open Camp Argentina, Bariloche, Argentina, March 3-6 2016

Scrum Expert - 8 hours 57 min ago
The Agile Open Camp Argentina conference is a four-day event that wants to gather Agile and Scrum practitioners of Argentina and Latin America to share knowledge and experiences. All the talks will be in Spanish. The Agile Open Camp Argentina conference follows the open space format for conferences. Open space is a simple methodology for self-organizing conference tracks. It relies on participation by people who have ...
Categories: Agile

Application Monitoring with @Chef | @DevOpsSummit #DevOps #Microservices

In a previous article, I demonstrated how to effectively and efficiently install the Dynatrace Application Monitoring solution using Ansible. In this post, I am going to explain how to achieve the same results using Chef with our official dynatrace cookbook available on GitHub and on the Chef Supermarket. In the following hands-on tutorial, we’ll also apply what we see as good practice on working with and extending our deployment automation blueprints to suit your needs.

read more

Categories: Media, RIA

Unique Records In Oracle

Database Journal News - 10 hours 56 min ago

There are several ways to ensure unique records in an Oracle table, but are some better than others?  Read on to see how each method compares.

Categories: Database

Twitter's Monthly User Base Flat, Financials Still Slipping

eWeek - Application Development - 11 hours 43 min ago
The company's net loss improved to $90.2 million from a loss of $125 million, or 20 cents a share, in the same quarter last year.
Categories: Media