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Black Duck Software Press Releases - Sun, 01/01/2017 - 05:59
View Recorded Webinarshleclair Sun, 01/01/2017 - 04:59 Resource Type Webinars Resource Content Black Duck has many webinars available on demand. Explore our webinar library today. Resource Link https://www.blackducksoftware.com/resources?type=31&topic=All&keyword= Exclude from resource page Exclude from resource page
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Medtech & Pharma Platform – Innovation at the Interface

Intland Blog - Thu, 09/22/2016 - 11:00
Date: 22-23 September 2016 Location: Congress Center Basel Booth number: 44 Medtech & Pharma Platform is a conference that aims to facilitate the collaboration between the medical technology and pharma industries. Professionals attending the event will have a chance to
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Software Security Assurance for DevOps - Hewlett Packard Enterprise + Black Duck

Black Duck Software Press Releases - Thu, 08/11/2016 - 16:00
Software Security Assurance for DevOps - Hewlett Packard Enterprise + Black Duckhleclair Thu, 08/11/2016 - 15:00 Resource Type Webinars Resource Content Open source powers everything from enterprise and mobile applications to cloud computing, containers and the Internet of Things. Resource Image Resource Link https://www.brighttalk.com/webcast/13983/215547?utm_campaign=website&utm_medium… Resource Topic Security Exclude from resource page No
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Using Kanban and Scrum in Practice

Intland Blog - Wed, 08/10/2016 - 17:00
Webinar date: Wednesday 10 Aug 2016 Time: 4:00 PM (CET) / 10:00 AM (ET) / 7:00 AM (PT) Webinar duration: approx. 30 min What you can learn: Among the many software development methods that are built on Lean and Agile
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Contain your risk: Deploy secure containers with trust and confidence

Black Duck Software Press Releases - Thu, 08/04/2016 - 16:00
Contain your risk: Deploy secure containers with trust and confidencehleclair Thu, 08/04/2016 - 15:00 Resource Type Webinars Resource Content Organizations are increasingly turning to container environments to meet the demand for faster, more agile software development. Resource Image Resource Link https://www.brighttalk.com/webcast/13983/215567?utm_campaign=website&utm_medium… Resource Topic Security Exclude from resource page No
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Demystifying Big Data | @BigDataExpo #IoT #Cloud #BigData

The Dean of the University of San Francisco School of Management, Elizabeth Davis, recently asked me to sit on a Big Data panel at the Direct Sales Association conference. I was given a 5-minute slot to “demystify” Big Data to a non-technical group of about 1,000 people; to help them understand where and how this thing called “Big Data” could help them. Well if you know me, I can barely introduce myself in 5 minutes. But this was particularly challenging for me, as I’m used to talking about Big Data with organizations with at least some level of Big Data experience or understanding (maybe they should get my second book – the “Big Data MBA” – and start there!). Well if you know me, I can barely introduce myself in 5 minutes. But this was particularly challenging for me, as I’m used to talking about Big Data with organizations with at least some level of Big Data experience or understanding (maybe they should get my second book – the “Big Data MBA” – and start there!).

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[webcast] Mastering DevOps Automation | @DevOpsSummit @IBMDevOps #IBM #Cloud #DevOps #ContinuousDelivery

Java Developer's Journal - 1 hour 8 min ago
Deploying applications in hybrid cloud environments is hard work. Your team spends most of the time maintaining your infrastructure, configuring dev/test and production environments, and deploying applications across environments – which can be both time consuming and error prone. But what if you could automate provisioning and deployment to deliver error free environments faster? What could you do with your free time?

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Hybrid Clouds: The Empire Strikes Back | @CloudExpo #API #Cloud #DigitalTransformation

Java Developer's Journal - 2 hours 53 min ago
Clouds are typically classified into four different topologies: private, public, community and hybrid clouds. Let’s focus on hybrid clouds: what are the use cases that require this topology, what are the challenges, and who stands to benefit from the hybrid cloud trend? First off, a definition: A hybrid cloud is a topology in which more than one cloud infrastructure is utilized to solve a particular problem.

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[slides] Context, Wearables and WebRTC | @ThingsExpo #IoT #RTC #WebRTC

Java Developer's Journal - 3 hours 23 min ago
Big Data, cloud, analytics, contextual information, wearable tech, sensors, mobility, and WebRTC: together, these advances have created a perfect storm of technologies that are disrupting and transforming classic communications models and ecosystems. In his session at @ThingsExpo, Erik Perotti, Senior Manager of New Ventures on Plantronics’ Innovation team, provided an overview of this technological shift, including associated business and consumer communications impacts, and opportunities it may enable, complement or entirely transform.

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Autodesk Embeds Jitterbit App Integration Tool in Fusion Lifecycle

eWeek - Application Development - Sat, 07/30/2016 - 01:45
Autodesk has embedded the Jitterbit application integration tool into its Fusion Lifecycle platform to make it easier to add on integrate third party cloud applications.
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IBM Extends QRadar to Battle Insider Threats

eWeek - Application Development - Sat, 07/30/2016 - 00:15
IBM's new QRadar User Behavior Analytics application uses advancd analytics to protect systems against insider threats.
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Microsoft Rolls Out Azure Active Directory B2C

eWeek - Application Development - Fri, 07/29/2016 - 22:05
Azure AD B2C builds on Microsoft's work on software that helps enterprises control user access to systems and data.
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Identity Finder Rebrands as Spirion, Brings In New CEO

eWeek - Application Development - Fri, 07/29/2016 - 21:57
Identity Finder changes its name to Spirion and names a new CEO as the company looks to raise its profile as a provider of data loss prevention technology.
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Stories from Google Code-in: FOSSASIA and Haiku

Google Open Source Blog - Fri, 07/29/2016 - 21:43
Google Code-in is our annual contest to help pre-university students gain real-world computer science experience by taking on tasks of varying difficulty levels with the help of volunteer mentors. These tasks are created by open source projects so while learning, the students are contributing to the software many of us use on a daily basis.

The finalists and winners for our 2015/2016 season were announced in February and, in June, the grand prize winners joined us for four days of learning and celebration. Students and their guardians came from all around the world. One of my favorite things, as one of the Googler hosts, was seeing the light bulbs go on above parents’ heads as they came to understand open source and why it’s so important. These parents and guardians were even more proud of the students as they learned how much their teenager has contributed to the world through participating in Google Code-in.

We’ve invited contest winners and organizations to write about their experience and will be sharing their stories in a series of blog posts. This marks the first post in the series.

Google Code-in 2015 Grand Prize Winners and Mentors
Let’s start with Jason Wong, a student from the US who worked with FOSSASIA. FOSSASIA supports open source developers in Asia through events and coding programs.
Jason got into computer science during middle school at a summer camp where he built a website describing the differences between Linux, OS X, and Windows.  He dove deeper into web development by learning PHP and JavaScript through YouTube videos. He enjoyed being able to build more complex and dynamic websites. Like many new developers, Jason became very confident but did not concern himself with important aspects of programming like testing.
He learned about Google Code-in when Stephanie Taylor, fellow open source program manager who manages the GCI program here at Google, gave a talk at his school. Jason dove right in picking FOSSASIA as the project he would contribute to.
FOSSASIA offered Jason a chance to learn a lot about development and open source. He worked on their event pages, integrated Loklak and added an RSS section to their website, gaining experience with version control, Docker, Pharo and Node.js in the process. Most importantly, Jason learned about collaboration. He had this to say:
“Collaboration is so important in the open source community as it allows everyone to come together to help the world. Google Code-in has persuaded me to contribute to open source in the future.”
Next up we have Hannah Pan, another US student. She chose to work on Haiku, an open source operating system built for personal computers, because it used the C/C++ language which she was already confident with.
Hannah got into computer science through a high school AP course and discovered Google Code-in through this blog (woohoo!). She decided to participate even though it had already been underway for two weeks. Aiming just to make the top 10 in order to have a chance at being a finalist (and earn a hoodie), Hannah finished as a grand prize winner! 
The learning curve was steep: *nix commands, build tools and GitHub all presented new challenges. She was surprised how much code she had to sift through sometimes just to isolate the cause of minor bugs.
Like all of the participants, Hannah found her mentors to be crucial in providing both technical guidance and moral support. She explained, “I was amazed at my mentors’ expertise, dedication, modesty, and high standards. They taught me to strive for excellence rather than settle for mediocrity.”
Among other things, Hannah added localization support to the Tipster app, fixed extractDebugInfo, and even wrote a how-to article relating to the work. Reflecting on her experience, Hannah wrote:
“On the technical side, not only have I learned a lot, but I have realized how much more I have yet to learn. In addition, it has taught me some important life skills that no doubt will benefit me in my future endeavors. I’d like to thank my mentors and other students who inspired me and pushed me to do my best.”
Thank you to Jason and Hannah both for contributing to open source and sharing their Google Code-in experiences with us. Stay tuned as we continue this series in our next blog post!
By Josh Simmons, Open Source Programs Office
Categories: Open Source

WebRTC in Capital Markets | @ThingsExpo #IoT #M2M #API #RTC #WebRTC

Java Developer's Journal - Fri, 07/29/2016 - 21:15
WebRTC is bringing significant change to the communications landscape that will bridge the worlds of web and telephony, making the Internet the new standard for communications. Cloud9 took the road less traveled and used WebRTC to create a downloadable enterprise-grade communications platform that is changing the communication dynamic in the financial sector. In his session at @ThingsExpo, Leo Papadopoulos, CTO of Cloud9, discussed the importance of WebRTC and how it enables companies to focus on building intellectual property into their platforms that support customer needs, while also providing the performance, service, and support levels expected by Fortune 100 companies.

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Categories: Java, Media

Network Costs, Complexity Put Pressure on IT Pros

eWeek - Application Development - Fri, 07/29/2016 - 21:10
New research from Talari offers insights into the challenges enterprises face with their networks and the efforts they're making to find solutions.
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When Cloud and Cognitive Computing Merge | @CloudExpo #ML #Cloud #CognitiveComputing

Latest News from AJAX & RIA Journal - Fri, 07/29/2016 - 20:15
Cloud computing has taken over the business world! With almost maniacal focus, single proprietors and Board Directors of the world's largest conglomerates see this new model as a "must do". This rapid shift is, in fact, accelerating. As Jeff Bertolucci observes in "The Shift to Cloud Services Is Happening Faster Than Expected": "According to the sixth annual Uptime Institute Data Center Industry Survey, which examines the big-picture trends shaping IT infrastructure delivery and strategy, the move to cloud services is accelerating. The Uptime Institute's February 2016 poll of more than 1,000 data center and IT professionals predicts that an even faster shift to the cloud will occur over the next four years, reports ZDNet."

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[slides] Fitbits and the Industrial Internet | @ThingsExpo @GE_Digital #IoT #IIoT #InternetOfThings

Java Developer's Journal - Fri, 07/29/2016 - 20:15
Manufacturers are embracing the Industrial Internet the same way consumers are leveraging Fitbits – to improve overall health and wellness. Both can provide consistent measurement, visibility, and suggest performance improvements customized to help reach goals. Fitbit users can view real-time data and make adjustments to increase their activity. In his session at @ThingsExpo, Mark Bernardo Professional Services Leader, Americas, at GE Digital, discussed how leveraging the Industrial Internet and mobile devices, manufacturers can use real-time production data to make adjustments which increase optimal uptime and efficiency in operations. Whether it’s personal wellness or improving the “wellness” of your manufacturing assets, to get “fit” and improve performance, you need to get connected, get insights, and get optimized.

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Categories: Java, Media

Startup Acalvio Arrives Providing Fluid Deception Technology

eWeek - Application Development - Fri, 07/29/2016 - 19:49
Security vendor Acalvio comes out of stealth mode with technology to both detect and help stop attacks inside a network.
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Determining the Economic Value of Data | @BigDataExpo #Cloud #BigData #Analytics

Java Developer's Journal - Fri, 07/29/2016 - 19:30
Data is an unusual currency. Most currencies exhibit a one-to-one transactional relationship. For example, the quantifiable value of a dollar is considered to be finite – it can only be used to buy one item or service at a time, or a person can only do one paid job at a time. But measuring the value of data is not constrained by those transactional limitations. In fact, data currency exhibits a network effect, where data can be used at the same time across multiple use cases thereby increasing its value to the organization. This makes data a powerful currency in which to invest.

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