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Continuous Reliability: How QA and SREs Can Improve Their CI/CD Workflow

A key challenge in maintaining and accelerating the speed of software delivery is balancing the rate of change with the reliability of your software. With the move toward an increasingly automated workflow, as well as teams of dozens to hundreds of engineers introducing changes at a high frequency, the ability to identify the issues that […]. The post Continuous Reliability: How QA and SREs Can Improve Their CI/CD Workflow appeared first on

The Optimal Kubernetes Cluster Size? Let’s Look at the Data

The New Stack

Rob Hirschfeld. Rob Hirschfeld is CEO and co-founder of RackN, which offers orchestration software for the container-centric data center. He has been in the cloud and infrastructure space for nearly 15 years, from working with early ESX betas to serving four terms on the OpenStack Foundation Board.

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How to create an innovation infrastructure


Jane Jacobs, one of my favorite change makers, wrote in 1961: "Why have cities not … been identified, understood, and treated as problems of organized complexity?" This line, from The Death and Life of Great American Cities , has even more resonance today, since 54% of the planet now lives in cities, up from 30% in 1950; this figure is estimated to reach 66% in 30 years. Enterprise IT, IT Ops, Special Coverage: O'Reilly Velocity Conference, Agile Enterprise

Serverless is easier than you think

The Agile Monkey

When serverless pops up in conversation, there is sometimes an uncomfortable silence in the room. This is possibly because the majority of us don’t know much about serverless. Hopefully, you’ll know more after you read this post! Serverless is the new paradigm for building applications.

Build Product Progress with a Strong Data Culture

Speaker: Nima Gardideh, CTO, Pearmill

Have you ever thought your product's progress was headed in one direction, and been shocked to see a different story reflected in big picture KPIs like revenue? It can be confusing when customer feedback or metrics like registration or retention are painting a different picture. No matter how sophisticated your analytics are, if you're asking the wrong questions - or looking at the wrong metrics - you're going to have trouble getting answers that can help you. Join Nima Gardideh, CTO of Pearmill, as he demonstrates how to build a strong data culture within your team, so everyone understands which metrics they should actually focus on - and why. Then, he'll explain how you can use your analytics to regularly review progress and successes. Finally, he'll discuss what you should keep in mind when instrumenting your analytics.

Recommended Products: Ekster 3.0 Smart Wallet

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Lean Lunch Lines


Budapest “This doesn’t look good,” Tom said, pointing out six signs high on the wall, side-by-side. Three said “Pork and Beef.” Three said “Fish and Vegan.” Below each sign a serving station was being set up. Lunch break started in a half an hour.

Reliable, Fast Access to On-Chain Data Insights


At TokenAnalyst , we are building the core infrastructure to integrate, clean, and analyze blockchain data. Data on a blockchain is also known as on-chain data. We offer both historical and low-latency data streams of on-chain data across multiple blockchains.

School's Out, and Kids Are Hungry


You might not think much about school lunches. Cafeteria meals are one of those mainstays of American life: You go to school, you get fed. But what happens when school is out? Do those daily meals magically appear for youth across the country? Social Media Education

The Spotify Model and Scrum@Scale


Spotify Model. Spotify and Scrum@Scale. Spotify is well known for creating the streaming music service that disrupted the music streaming industry. But how that platform was built and continues to be enhanced is just as famous in many business circles.

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The Changing Role of CX Testing in Digital Transformation

Speaker: Diego Lo Giudice and Chad Hendren

With new competition emerging every day, businesses are transforming themselves, and using software as a means to drive differentiation. Digital transformation has become a key initiative for businesses across the globe, and CX is ground zero. Register now for this webinar and hear from Cyara and their guest speaker, Diego Lo Giudice of Forrester, how testing and QA practices are changing to enable and accelerate digital transformation.

Using AI to Solve Real World Problems: Meet the Winners of the Smart India Hackaton


With over 100,000 participants, 3,000 technical institutions, and 200 organizations involved, the Smart India Hackaton (SIH) is one of the biggest student software and hardware hackatons in the world. It is a 36-hour-long digital product development competition where students are encouraged to use the latest technology to solve present-day problems, and thus form a culture of innovation and a problem solving mindset.

Cisco announces its intent to Acquire Sentryo, the Pioneer of Cybersecurity Solutions For The Industrial IoT

Lyon, France, June 7th – Cisco announced today its intention to acquire Sentryo.

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From Spark to Flame – How to Find Ideas Worth Pursuing

Strategy Driven

Turning fresh ideas into full-blown, marketable commodities is the mandate of every innovation team. The endeavor is more than serendipity. A great part is honed skill. While originality and innovation spring from deep in the recesses of the mind, it’s our job to develop a creation mindset.

The New Stack Context: Monitorama 2019

The New Stack

Welcome to The New Stack Context , a weekly wrap-up podcast of all the news and events from the week. This week, we come live from the Monitorama conference, held this week in Portland, where we spoke with Liz Fong Jones , developer advocate at observability service provider

What Is (and Isn’t) Product Management?

Speaker: Steve Johnson, VP of Products, Pragmatic Institute

Product Management is one of the most exciting - and most misunderstood - functions in technical organizations. Is it strategic or tactical? Is it a planning role or a support role? Many product professionals are unclear about what is (and isn't) product management. After all, product management spans many activities from business planning to market readiness. In this session, we’ll examine many product activities and artifacts for product strategy, planning, and growth, and introduce a simple tool that you can use in your organization to clarify the roles of product management and others. Steve Johnson explores the many roles of Product Management in this fun talk focused on why product managers should obsess on problems instead of solutions.

Member of the Band – David Sanchez Senior DevOps Engineer

Gorilla Logic

Much like a pod of whales or a pack of wolves, did you know that a group of gorillas is called a band?

Positively Impacting Clients Through Thoughtful DevOps Implementation: Interview with Juan Ruiz


It’s been a little over a decade since DevOps started to make its way into the mainstream of software development. But rather than wane, it’s become a powerful framework that’s integral to different areas of the software development lifecycle. Software Development

Announcing Instant Hands-On Labs for Google Cloud

Linux Academy

Nothing gives us more joy than announcing new features and enhancements that add to the learning experience. Today, we’re happy to announce instant labs are now part of our Google Cloud Consoles in the Linux Academy Cloud Playground!

This Week in Programming: ‘We are Never, Ever, Ever Licensing Your Software’

The New Stack

If you look at the variety of open source licenses available , you’ll notice one theme in common — they all permit the use of that open source code in the creation of commercial products.

Innovation: Five Signs You Might Be Faking It

Every company wants to be a leader in innovation, but how can you tell if your company is really innovating or just going through the motions? See the 5 signs you might be faking innovation and what to do if you are.

Face Recognition technology and its varied use cases


Have you heard of FaceID? – the facial recognition system developed by Apple Inc. for iPhone and iPad Pro which allows the user to unlock the device, make payments and access sensitive data. It has been almost two years since […]. Facial Recognition - Applied AI

How to Create a Food Delivery App Like GrubHub or UberEats


Planning to create a food delivery app for your restaurant business but don’t know how to start? Our company has successful examples of on-demand apps launched in the USA — and we want to share our experience with you! In this post, you will find a detailed food delivery app development guide.

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Cryptic Message


Anyone able to help make sense of this bizarre tweet which appeared on my timeline? The challenge is to decipher the message — Thomas Guest (@thomasguest) June 8, 2019. Please answer using the same style so others can find their own solution. Bonus points for both quality and quantity. Puzzle


Git Commit

I'm Programmer

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Embedded BI and Analytics: Best Practices to Monetize Your Data

Speaker: Azmat Tanauli, Senior Director of Product Strategy at Birst

By creating innovative analytics products and expanding into new markets, more and more companies are discovering new potential revenue streams. Join Azmat Tanauli, Senior Director of Product Strategy at Birst, as he walks you through how data that you're likely already collecting can be transformed into revenue!

How Aviatrix’s intelligent orchestration and control eliminates unwanted tradeoffs encountered when deploying Palo Alto Networks VM-Series Firewalls with AWS Transit Gateway


Deploying any next generation firewall in a public cloud environment is challenging, not because of the firewall itself but because of the public cloud networking services that practitioners must use.


A Cloud Guru

We have a winner! A Cloud Guru’s very own Scott Pletcher took first place in the recent AWS DeepRacer event at AWS Summit Chicago.

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How to make Skype for Business and OneDrive automatically insert credentials on


We have a client, that wants new users to sign in to a domain joined computer and automatically get signed in to Outlook, Skype for Business and OneDrive. Now the client has an on-premise Active Directory which is synced with AAD Connect to Office 365. So desktop applications are Office 365.

ShepHertz Object Detection Solution – Applied AI


World now is witnessing growing security breaches in the form of attacks in schools, seminars, gatherings, events and other crowded places. Newspapers and web are flooded with news of these sorts almost on daily basis. Currently people are relying on […]. Facial Recognition - Applied AI


Ask the "Right" Questions: Your Analytics-Guided Product Strategy

Speaker: Yoav Yechiam, Founder and Head Instructor, productMBA

Analytics are highly important for product managers - and yet, analytic implementations often fail to actually help us. It's not the technology, and it's not the tactics. In most cases, it's our approach that's misguiding us! Analytics are there to answer important product questions, not just to collect data. How can we be mindful of our analytics so they enable us, rather than confine us? Join Yoav Yechiam, Founder and head instructor at productMBA, as he explains best practices for a data-guided strategy that helps product managers get to the "why" of their biggest product goals.