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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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Categories: Java, Media

Docker Founder Talks of New Tools and Open-Source Lessons He Learned

eWeek - Application Development - Thu, 05/19/2016 - 22:15
Solomon Hykes, founder of Docker, details his firm's open-source experience and releases new tools at the OSCON conference.
Categories: Media

AT&T Unlimited Data Plan Users Can Now Add Unlimited In-Car Data

eWeek - Application Development - Thu, 05/19/2016 - 21:57
Unlimited data plan customers can now add their vehicle to an unlimited data plan for an extra $40 per month.
Categories: Media

Microsoft Ships .NET Core RC2, ASP.NET Core RC2

eWeek - Application Development - Thu, 05/19/2016 - 21:45
Microsoft announced the release of .NET Core RC2 featuring new APIs, performance and reliability improvements, and a new set of tools.
Categories: Media

Aqua Launches Container Security Platform

eWeek - Application Development - Thu, 05/19/2016 - 21:05
The newly renamed company says finding vulnerabilities in containers isn't just about looking for known issues.
Categories: Media

Google Rolls Out 'Rich Cards' Search Results Format

eWeek - Application Development - Thu, 05/19/2016 - 20:55
Google introduces 'rich cards' for content previews in Search; Dell launches new endpoint security technologies; Apple launches iOS App Design Accelerator in India to grow sales; and there's more.
Categories: Media

10 Security Reasons Why the Enterprise Still Fears the Cloud

eWeek - Application Development - Thu, 05/19/2016 - 20:34
Despite advantages in cost, scalability and flexibility, enterprise companies still are dubious about using cloud services. Here are 10 reasons why.
Categories: Media

Microsoft: U.S., Italy and Canada Are Top Ransomware Targets

eWeek - Application Development - Thu, 05/19/2016 - 20:32
The Microsoft Malware Protection Center tracks the spread of ransomware and offers tips on how to avoid it in observance of Ransomware Info Day.
Categories: Media

10 Takeaways From the Google I/O 2016 Premier Keynote

eWeek - Application Development - Thu, 05/19/2016 - 20:10
Google is thinking well beyond its core businesses of search, mobile and advertising to keep pace with the likes of Apple, Facebook and others.
Categories: Media

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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Categories: Java, Media

Alliance between Gradle and JetBrains

Software Development Tools Directory - Thu, 05/19/2016 - 19:30
Why is this important? Historically, build automation has relied on simplistic shell scripts or inflexible XML files. This no longer works. In the age of Continuous Delivery and DevOps, builds have become a full-fledged engineering discipline. To ...
Categories: Vendor

RethinkDB Creates Horizon Software Development Platform

Software Development Tools Directory - Thu, 05/19/2016 - 19:13
RethinkDB is announcing that it has created Horizon, a brand new JavaScript application platform, specifically designed for agile teams or enterprises building and running real-time web, mobile and Internet-of-Things (IoT) applications.
Categories: Vendor

Facebook, Conservative Leaders Discussed Bias Accusations

eWeek - Application Development - Thu, 05/19/2016 - 18:00
Facebook hosted more than a dozen conservative newsmakers at its campus May 18 to discuss allegations that it suppresses conservative content.
Categories: Media

Apple Maps to Get Development Office in India for Maps Expansion

eWeek - Application Development - Thu, 05/19/2016 - 17:50
The new India office will focus on Apple Maps upgrades and improvements for iOS users as Apple continues to announce India initiatives.
Categories: Media

CircleCI Raises $18 Million

Software Development Tools Directory - Thu, 05/19/2016 - 17:37
CircleCI, a provider of continuous integration and continuous delivery, has announced it raised $18 million in Series B funding led by Scale Venture Partners. Existing investors DFJ, Baseline Ventures, and Harrison Metal also participated in the ...
Categories: Vendor

Redis Introduces New Redis Modules System

Software Development Tools Directory - Thu, 05/19/2016 - 17:25
Redis has announced that it is introducing Redis Modules, a new capability that allows developers to add new database functionality to Redis. Redis Modules extend Redis to cover new use cases, while retaining very high performance. The Modules sy ...
Categories: Vendor

Rogue Wave Releases Zend Server 9 for PHP 7

Software Development Tools Directory - Thu, 05/19/2016 - 17:22
Rogue Wave Software has announced Zend Server 9, the first application server that supports PHP 7. Revolutionizing web development and deployment speeds, Zend Server 9 are anxious to experience the massive performance gains, and now Zend Server ...
Categories: Vendor

The Systemic ScrumMaster

Scrum Expert - Thu, 05/19/2016 - 16:33
Most ScrumMasters are quite fluent in “Scrum”, but they lack experience in System and Complexity Thinking. Most projects don’t fail because of the wrong tools, but because of people and a missing understanding about the system that we are all part of. This presentation shares stories about real world teams and their struggles with the system around them and talks about how a more systemic approach helped them. You will have a better understanding of system and complexity thinking and the needed mindset, as well as some tools that will help you on your systemic journey. Video producer: Further reading: Complexity Theory for Software Developers
Categories: Agile

Eclipse Newsletter - JavaScript Development Tools Rebooted

Eclipse News - Thu, 05/19/2016 - 16:08
JSDT project has been officially rebooted! Read all about the new features and enhancements.
Categories: Open Source

Agile Brazil 2016 Call for Speakers

Scrum Expert - Thu, 05/19/2016 - 15:29
The Brazilian Conference about Agile Methods – Agile Brazil 2016 – is a non-profit national conference organized by Agile Alliance Brazil and volunteered representatives of main Brazilian agile communities. The call for speakers of Agile Brazil 2016 is active until June 1. The conference will have the following tracks mainly based on the Agile Manifesto: * Individuals and Interactions over Processes and Tools * Working Software over Comprehensive Documentation * Customer Collaboration over Contract Negotiation * Responding to Change over Following a Plan * Innovation and the Future over Accepting the Status Quo Learn more on
Categories: Agile