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On Comments in Code

Henrik Warne

I used to think that I didn’t need comments if I wrote self-documenting code. However, I have realized that I do write comments, and that I find them really useful. To see how many comments I write, and what kind they are, I wrote a script to analyze my git commits from the last six years.

Gossip Dissemination

Martin Fowler

Unmesh Joshi is completing another batch of his series on Patterns of Distributed Systems. First of these is Gossip Dissemination , which uses a random selection of nodes to pass on information to ensure it reaches all the nodes in the cluster without flooding the network.

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Kids Need to Learn Coding Fundamentals from the Start

The Crazy Programmer

All parents know that the jobs of tomorrow will rely on STEM skills and programming knowledge and that it’s necessary to get ready for this today. But if you don’t have these skills yourself, how can someone recognize the best coding instructors from the rest?

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Silicon Valley Defense Group: Securing Democracy Through Innovation

CTOvision

The Silicon Valley Defense Group (SVDG) seeks to align and connect the people, capital and ideas that will ensure allied democracies retain a durable techno-security advantage.

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A Training Company’s Guide to Selecting an eLearning Platform

Training companies have an opportunity to embrace the change and create meaningful change in their organizations by moving online. Discover the advantages of a digital-first approach, using an eLearning platform.

Scrum - What's in a Name?

Scrum.org

I'm slightly uniquely placed in that I am a Scrum Master, Professional Scrum Trainer and Scrum Coach, as well as being a Rugby Coach, and as such I've always been intrigued by the name Scrum.

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Expression vs Statement in Programming

The Crazy Programmer

In this article, we will study two popular terms in the programming language Expression vs Statement and take a look at the differences between the two. In the programming world, an Expression is a function or a combination of characters, variables, and operators combined together to produce a certain value. These expressions are interpreted by the programming language and converted to produce a value through the process of evaluation.

FlexDeploy Brings DevOps to Mule Integrations

Flexagon

You can build and test Mule Applications or APIs using Anypoint Studio very easily. But when it comes to automating deployments to your environments, with complete visibility, rich property management, and fully automated options, you need a good enterprise DevOps tool.

How to practise good cyber-hygiene across your supply chain

CTOvision

Read Yuval Segev and Yosi Aviram explain how small and medium businesses can practice good cyber-hygiene across their supply chains on World Economic Forum Blog : As most small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) are run on a low operational budget, most do not invest adequately in cybersecurity.

Family Law Practice Modernizes Technology to Enable Remote Working

Dell EMC

Evans Family Law Group’s founder describes how simple changes allow team members to serve clients no matter where they work

Insiders' Guide to Self-Service Analytics

Self-service analytics are vital for how your users interact and engage with your application. As you explore analytics solutions for your application, see why self-service analytics can prove critical to the adoption and stickiness of your application.

How Agile Analysis Drives Business Transformation : Fireside Chat with Agile Alliance and IIBA

Agile Alliance

Through a member-led initiative that started in 2011, Agile Alliance and the International Institute of Business Analysis (IIBA) partnered on the production of the Agile Extension to the Business Analysis Body of Knowledge (BABOK) Guide in order to help improve understanding of Agile approaches to business analysis. The Agile Extension v2.0

How Being a Dad Makes Me a Better CEO

CEO Insider

With Father’s Day on the horizon, I’m feeling incredibly lucky to be the father of two very talented, yet different boys. One has taken to the great game of baseball and the other is a budding artist, yet each is absolutely committed to his passion.

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Scrum Star

Scrum.org

. Scrum Star (parody of All Star by Smash Mouth). Chad teaches many courses - whether you are new to Scrum or ready to take Scrum to the next level. He may even play a song or two at the end of your course!

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Supply Chains Are Strained. These Companies Are Best Prepared.

CTOvision

Read Rick Wartzman and Kelly Tang take a look at the companies that are best positioned to take advantage of the strained supply chains across the world on Wall Street Journal : Cargo ships stacked up at the ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach.

The History of the Word "Hacker"

According to one of the best English etymological dictionaries available, the word "hacker", with the sense of evil/good and brilliant computer programmer, was born in the halls of MIT. This fact alone reminds us that culture and words begin in actual places. At that time, to hack code, or hack out code, had a negative connotation. Where did this come from? Read this eBook to learn how the word "hacker" has evolved.

How To Build Safe And ‘PROUD’ Workplaces – A Personal Story

Hacker Earth Developers Blog

“Alignment begins with a constituency of one. These are the individuals whose substance is real, pure and nonnegotiable. They share their vulnerabilities and fears in complement to their strengths. They are comfortable weaving all parts of their lives together in an integrated way.

Webinar Review: DevOps for the Salesforce Ecosystem

Flexagon

The following is a summary of the information covered in the webinar: DevOps for the Salesforce Ecosystem. You can watch the recording here.

Enabling Digital Innovation in the Telecom Industry

Dell EMC

Building an open ecosystem to power innovation and digital transformation for the telecommunication industry's future

El Objetivo de Producto

Scrum.org

El Objetivo de Producto define el norte y ayuda a visualizar de mejor manera el compromiso que debe lograr y aportar el Equipo Scrum en cada Sprint. Sin un objetivo de producto podría ser que no sea transparente o sea ambiguo el resultado que se deben lograr.

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Realizing the Benefits of Automated Machine Learning

How are organizations using machine learning and artificial intelligence (AI) to derive business value? Renowned author and professor Tom Davenport explains the rise of automated machine learning, its benefits, and success stories from businesses that are already using it.

Palantir: The Path To A $1 Trillion Valuation

CTOvision

Read why Samuel Smith says that Palantir Technologies, Inc is on the way to a $1 trillion valuation on Seeking Alpha : As we detailed in our recent piece How Much Is Palantir Worth?, Palantir (PLTR) is a highly speculative stock with a wide range of potential outcomes.

Reimagining the Delivery of Health Care to Create Resiliency

IDC

Discover how healthcare organizations adopted new technologies and strategies overnight to leverage to support care anywhere initiatives and create a better experience. Industry connected health technologies digital resiliency featured Healthcare

Automating Infrastructure Deployment with Terraform and FlexDeploy

Flexagon

What is Terraform? Terraform is an infrastructure as code tool, allowing you to build, change, and version infrastructure. Your infrastructure will be defined within the “code” of your Terraform script.

Bridging the Cloud Native Security Gap: Why Darkbit Joined Aqua

Aqua Security

With extensive hands-on experience in cloud native security, we founded Darkbit to help organizations address security risks in their ever-growing and changing cloud environments.

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Cloud-Scale Monitoring With AWS and Datadog

In this eBook, find out the benefits and complexities of migrating workloads to AWS, and services that AWS offers for containers and serverless computing.

Real Cross-functional Teams for Creating Real and Better Products

Scrum.org

TL; DR: Real Cross-functional Teams for Creating Real and Better Products — ACB21.

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Any Firm That Wants To Serve Defense Intelligence Missions Needs To See This

CTOvision

The video at this link is from the 11 June 2021 House Armed Services Committee meeting. This includes testimony and questions and answers at the subcommittee on intelligence and special operations, this session is focused on FY22 Defense Intelligence Enterprise Posture.

A Post-Pandemic Productivity Gift You Can Bring Back to the Office

Let's Grow Leaders

Going back to the office? Don’t lose one of the most valuable aspects of remote work. Whether your team is heading back to the office, will continue working remotely, or somewhere between, silence and space are critical leadership gifts to give your team. Mixed Feelings about Going Back.

5 Tips to Getting Started on the Road to AI

Dataiku

This blog is a guest post from our friends at Solution BI. They are specialized in the entire business intelligence chain and the transformation of financial performance processes in the enterprise. Data Basics Scaling AI Featured

Building Evolvable Architectures

Speaker: Dr. Rebecca Parsons, CTO of ThoughtWorks

The software development ecosystem exists in a state of dynamic equilibrium, where any new tool, framework, or technique leads to disruption and the establishment of a new equilibrium. Predictability is impossible when the foundation architects plan against is constantly changing in unexpected ways. It’s no surprise many CIOs and CTOs are struggling to adapt, in part because their architecture isn’t equipped to evolve. This webinar will discuss what’s at stake if companies continue to use long term architecture plans.

AoAD2 Practice: Team Dynamics

James Shore

Second Edition cover. This is a pre-release excerpt of The Art of Agile Development, Second Edition , to be published by O’Reilly in 2021. Visit the Second Edition home page for information about the open development process, additional excerpts, and more. Your feedback is appreciated!

Can the Product Owner also be the Scrum Master?

Scrum.org

Can the Product Owner and Scrum Master be the Same Person? Scrum is an agile project management framework that enables teams to deliver value in 30 days or less. The two most notable roles in Scrum are the Scrum Master and Product Owners.

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Nearly 25% of All Ethereum Locked in Smart Contracts

CTOvision

Industry observer and ETHhub founder, Anthony Sassano, has noted that the amount of ETH locked into smart contracts is similar to that during the DAO event in mid-2016. The amount of ETH in smart contracts is now at a similar level to what it was during The DAO event (around 23% of all ETH).”