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Facilitating Retrospective in the Prison

Scrum.org

Remember the good old check-in activity for retrospectives called ESVP – Explorer, Shopper, Vacationer, Prisoner? I couldn’t imagine that “Prisoner” would become so literal for me - until I found myself in a real prison facilitating a Retrospective for a group of my cellmates, political prisoners.

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Zero-day black market shifting from selling vulnerabilities to access

The Parallax

One of the software success stories of the Covid-19 pandemic era has been that of videoconferencing service Zoom.

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Distributed Systems Pattern: State Watch

Martin Fowler

Clients are interested in changes to the specific values on the server. It's difficult for clients to structure their logic if they need to poll the server continuously to look for changes. If clients open too many connections to the server for watching changes, it can overwhelm the server. more….

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Agile Mardi Gras: A Postcard from Trinidad and Tobago

Agile Alliance

‘Let’s Play Mas!’ Carnival celebrations in Trinidad and Tobago are world-famous and attract visitors from almost every country. Carnival lasts for months starting right after Christmas and culminates in two days of massive, vibrant celebration: the Monday and Tuesday before Ash Wednesday.

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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.

From Build to Run: Pointers on Secure Deployment

Xebia

Our experience with resources on secure deployment Have you ever searched for resources on “Secure Software Deployment”? Most of the results revolve around the pentesting or putting security tools in your CI/CD pipeline.

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22 Scrum Master Anti-Patterns from Job Ads: From Funny to What the Heck?

Scrum.org

TL; DR: Scrum Master Anti-Patterns from Job Ads. Job ads for Scrum Master positions reveal great insight into an organization’s progress on becoming agile. I analyzed more than 50 job ads for Scrum Master positions to gain these.

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How to Keep Your Software Safe From DLL Hijacking

The Crazy Programmer

For years, technology enthusiasts have used tools such as extreme injector to create DLL libraries to carry out specific jobs or processes. The main purpose of these types of libraries is to hijack the software it is being used on.

What’s New For Agile2021

Agile Alliance

If you’ve been to an Agile20XX event before, you know it’s an amazing conference where people from all over the world come together to discuss the latest in all things Agile — ranging from technical to management topics and everything in between.

4 Ways to Scale DevOps in 2021

DevOps.com

January is a month often dedicated to planning, setting intentions and preparing ourselves professionally and personally for a fresh year. In my own capacity as a DevOps and SRE leader, many of the clients I work with will reinvigorate internal efforts to streamline how they work in Q1.

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How to Measure DevSecOps Progress and Ensure Success

Speaker: Shannon Lietz, Director of DevSecOps Team, Intuit

You've finally done it: You've won over C-Suite and your DevSecOps team is up and running. You feel ready to take on rising security threats while continuously delivering quality software updates. But how do you monitor your new program? Are you truly able to gauge the state of your projects? To ensure the success of this new breed of a team, you need to know the metrics to look at and how to advocate these metrics to C-Suite and stakeholders. Join Shannon Lietz, Leader and Director of DevsecOps at Intuit, and learn to lead your DevSecOps team to the top.

Palantir Announces Demo Day To Be Held 26 Jan 2021

CTOvision

I’ve been treated to demos of Palantir since their earliest days and watched them bring things to market that no other organization could do. The capabilities they deliver are unique […]. CTO News Palantir

Fix Your Boring Daily Scrums

Scrum.org

Imagine Developers arriving at the Daily Scrum feeling like they want the monotony of it to end. They wish they hadn't had to bother to attend in the first place.

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C++ String Trim – 3 Ways to Trim String

The Crazy Programmer

Hello everyone, In this article we will see how string trimming can be done in C++. Let us first understand what is trimming and where it can be of importance.

Inside The Mind Of A Data Scientist

Hacker Earth Developers Blog

Problem: There’s a port somewhere in the world that wants to maximize profits. Approach: Said port hires a data scientist to look at the numerous variables affecting ship movement and operational efficiency. All factors that affect profitability in the long run.

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The Pro’s Guide To Getting The Best ROI From Your New LMS

You need a Learning Management System when your courses and training programs need to be accessible online. Quickly build the perfect business case and easily determine which LMS will provide the best return on investment you need with this how-to eBook!

Seven Legal Questions for Data Scientists

O'Reilly Media - Ideas

“[T]he threats to consumers arising from data abuse, including those posed by algorithmic harms, are mounting and urgent.” FTC Commissioner Rebecca K. Slaughter.

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Carahsoft to Bring Broadcom Cybersecurity Products to Public Sector

CTOvision

Carahsoft Technology will continue to market Broadcom’s application development and management tools and security offerings to public sector customers under a new global cybersecurity aggregator agreement between the companies. As Broadcom’s […]. News Broadcom Broadcom Inc. Carahsoft

YDS: How Do I Get Scrum Master Experience?

Scrum.org

On today's episode of YOUR DAILY SCRUM: How Do I Get Scrum Master Experience? A listener asked Todd and Ryan how to get Scrum Master experience after getting certified as a Professional Scrum Master.

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The Open Source Lesson of the Linksys WRT54G Router

The New Stack

The remarkable case history of Linksys is a success story with a twist. It was a company that one analyst said “invented” consumer home networking, according to Inc. before it was acquired in 2003 by Cisco for half a billion dollars.

Are Your Embedded Analytics DevOps-Friendly?

Does your analytics solution work with your current tech stack and DevOps practices? If not, any update to the analytics could increase deployment complexity and become difficult to maintain. Learn the 5 elements of a DevOps-friendly embedded analytics solution.

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DevOps.com

The post Meme appeared first on DevOps.com. Blogs ROELBOB a little humor can go a long way humor parody satire

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#NoAccountability

Allen Holub

The notions of accountability and responsibility often pop up in the context of business, as if both of those ideas are good things. A culture of accountability, we’re told, is essential to running a business.

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GitHub’s head of HR resigns in light of termination of Jewish employee

CTOvision

A GitHub internal investigation has revealed the company made “significant errors of judgment and procedure” in the firing of the Jewish employee who cautioned his coworkers about the presence of […]. News GitHub

YDS: Can You Have Too Many Product Backlog Items?

Scrum.org

On today’s episode of YOUR DAILY SCRUM: Can you have too many Product Backlog Items? This comes up in our Product Owner class quite a bit. The short answer is: YES! But there are some ideas that we need to explore so that your Product Backlog is well understood and actionable.

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5 Things a Data Scientist Can Do to Stay Current

DataRobot together with Snowflake – a leading cloud data platform provider — is helping data scientists stay current with the latest technology and data science best practices so that they can excel in an increasingly AI-driven workplace. Five Things a Data Scientist Can Do to Stay Current offers data scientists guidance for thriving in AI-driven enterprises.

DNSpooq: Seven Vulnerabilities Identified in dnsmasq

Tenable

Researchers identify seven vulnerabilities in popular Domain Name System software. Background. On January 19, researchers from the JSOF Research lab disclosed seven vulnerabilities in dnsmasq , a widely used open-source application for network infrastructure.

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Enterprise Software Development Will Break the Speed Limit in 2021

DevOps.com

For some, 2020 was the year for software development speed … but not for everyone. Startups and SMEs climbed on board the CI/CD, shift-left and agile development train en masse – and reaped the benefits of faster iterations and tighter release schedules.

AoAD2 Practice: Stories

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!

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Couchbase Cloud Now Available on Microsoft Azure

CTOvision

Couchbase, the creator of the enterprise-class, multicloud to edge NoSQL database, announced that Couchbase Cloud, its award-winning, fully-managed Database-as-a-Service (DBaaS), is now available on Microsoft Azure. Couchbase Cloud is a fully […]. News Couchbase Couchbase Server

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Testing at Every Stage of Development

Up to 80% of new products fail. The reality is harsh and the reasons why are endless. Perhaps the new product couldn’t oust a customer favorite. Maybe it looked great but was too hard to use. Or, despite being a superior product, the go-to-market strategy failed. There’s always a risk when building a new product, but you can hedge your bets by understanding exactly what your customers' expectations truly are at every step of the development process.