Fri.Jan 11, 2019

Monitoring Metrics You Can’t Afford to Ignore

The New Stack

Raygun sponsored this post. Dave Farinelli. Dave is a writer for, a senior software engineer with over eight years of experience.

5 Trends Transforming Digital and IT Operations Management

In 2018, digital transformation ushered in a radical shift in how enterprises harness customer insights, technology capabilities and rapid experimentation to drive revenue growth, profitability and market leadership. Enterprises spent $1.3

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Celebrating one year of Scrum Boosters!


History In 2014 I started at Xebia in the business unit Agile Consultancy and Training (ACT). Colleague Nicole Belilos took me under her wings and helped me develop and grow within this group of Agile coaches. Together with Laurens Bonnema we formed a group who had experienced a lot of bad Scrum, fake Scrum, Scrum […]. The post Celebrating one year of Scrum Boosters! appeared first on Xebia Blog. Agile Coach People Scrum scrum


Stuff The Internet Says On Scalability For January 11th, 2019

High Scalability

Wake up! It's HighScalability time: The modern day inner sanctum revealed for all to experience. Nausea no extra charge. Do you like this sort of Stuff? Please support me on Patreon. Need cloud? Consume Explain the Cloud Like I'm 10 (35 nearly 5 star reviews).

The 5 Levels of Analytics Maturity

Basic dashboards used to be enough to thrill end users. But over time, modern capabilities have emerged—and bare-minimum features are no longer cutting it. How have analytics changed? And where do your BI offerings fall? Find out sophisticated ways to future-proof your application. Brought to you by Logi Analytics.

An Introduction to the Machine Learning Platform as a Service

The New Stack

This article is the first post in a series on bringing continuous integration and deployment (CI/CD) practices to machine learning. Check back to The New Stack for future installments. Machine-Learning-Platform-as-a-Service (ML PaaS) is one of the fastest growing services in the public cloud.

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How to Automate HIPAA Compliance with DevOps

DevOps can help make HIPAA compliance more achievable Automating the provisioning of HIPAA-compliant server infrastructure enables compliant hosting service providers with the ability to provision and deploy infrastructure-as-code with minimal human intervention. Providing the automated process is thoroughly tested, revised and updated, it can offer a healthcare organization huge flexibility when enforcing a HIPAA-compliant server […].

Coding Dojo’s “Fresh Start” Program

Coding Dojo

The initial impact of a layoff can be staggering. Coding Dojo wants to help get you back on your feet. … Read more >>. The post Coding Dojo’s “Fresh Start” Program appeared first on Coding Dojo Blog. Career Advice Coding Tips & Resources Dojo News Popular Posts career change career help career move coding resource help career laid off laidoff lay off layoff promotion resources

Four short links: 11 January 2019

O'Reilly Media - Ideas

Storage Orchestration, Trolls and Media, Language Bias, and AI Attitudes. Rook -- storage orchestration for Kubernetes. Why We Can't Have Nice Things (MIT Press) -- Trolls' actions are born of and fueled by culturally sanctioned impulses—which are just as damaging as the trolls' most disruptive behaviors. [.] For trolls, exploitation is a leisure activity; for media, it's a business strategy. via Greg J. Smith ).

Eating RAM again?

I'm Programmer

The post Eating RAM again? appeared first on I'm Programmer. Programming Funny Images Programming Jokes random access memory What happens if your RAM is full? What is the function of the RAM What is the use of a RAM

Monetizing Analytics Features: Why Data Visualizations Will Never Be Enough

Think your customers will pay more for data visualizations in your application? Five years ago they may have. But today, dashboards and visualizations have become table stakes. Discover which features will differentiate your application and maximize the ROI of your embedded analytics. Brought to you by Logi Analytics.

Twistlock: Cloud Native Implications For Security

The New Stack

Twistlock sponsored this podcast. Cloud native architectures require a new approach to security. The cloud native stack doesn’t communicate in the predictable and tightly coupled way that stratified frontend, middleware, and backend layers provide.

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CSS Fail

I'm Programmer

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Cloud Native Apps Need to be Managed in a Completely New Way

The New Stack

Max Johnson. Max Johnson is a former student of the Holberton School. He currently works as a DevOps engineer at Pypestream in New York City. In his spare time, he likes to learn about new technologies, is an avid video gamer, and enjoys Crossfit and Spartan Races.

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Don't Panic Series (Part 2): How does culture change?


Fundamentally, changing culture is going to require some pretty significant changes. There’s going to be a new direction on where to go, and you’re almost certainly going to have to stop doing something.

5 Early Indicators Your Embedded Analytics Will Fail

Many application teams leave embedded analytics to languish until something—an unhappy customer, plummeting revenue, a spike in customer churn—demands change. But by then, it may be too late. In this White Paper, Logi Analytics has identified 5 tell-tale signs your project is moving from “nice to have” to “needed yesterday.". Brought to you by Logi Analytics.

InfluxData’s Times Series Query Language, Exoscale’s Container Stack 2019

The New Stack

This week on The New Stack Context, our weekly news wrapup podcast, we spoke Paul Dix , founder and chief technology officer of InfluxData , about why time series databases are needed now. The New Stack sponsor InfluxData launched InfluxDB, an open source time series platform , in 2013.

Dell EMC Cyber Recovery Solutions at VMware VMUG Virtual Event

Armughan Ahmad - Dell EMC

Dell EMC Cyber Recovery Solutions at VMware VMUG Virtual Event (December 2018) The number of successful Cyber Attacks are growing, and they are also evolving with more elaborate and innovative methods being used.

My Best Essays

James Shore

11 Jan 2019. James Shore/Blog. I've been writing about agile software development for nearly 20 years, and most of it is available on this blog. I took some recently to refresh my list of best essays. The ten most popular are below. You can find the full list here. Top Ten. The Agile Fluency™ Model: A Brief Guide to Success with Agile - 6 Mar 2018. A model for getting the most out of agile ideas. Hosted by Martin Fowler.). Dependency Injection Demystified - 22 Mar, 2006.

New Cloud Security Alliance Study Finds Cybersecurity Incidents and Misconceptions Both Increase as Critical ERP Systems Migrate to Clouds

Seattle, WA – January 11, 2019 – The Cloud Security Alliance (CSA), the world’s leading organization dedicated to defining standards, certifications and best practices to help ensure a secure cloud computing environment, today released the findings from the first research survey on “Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) Applications and Cloud Adoption.” The study offers greater insight […].

Why “Build or Buy?” Is the Wrong Question for Analytics

Every time an application team gets caught up in the “build vs buy” debate, it stalls projects and delays time to revenue. There is a third option. Partnering with an analytics development platform gives you the freedom to customize a solution without the risks and long-term costs of building your own. Learn when and why it makes sense to build, buy, or take a combined approach to embedded BI. Brought to you by Logi Analytics.

4 agile best practices every enterprise architect should follow


The architect's role in an agile team is challenging, and not well defined. Neither agile nor Scrum principles offer a clear definition of the responsibilities. But the role of an architect in agile is important. App Dev & Testing, Agile, Agile, Software Architecture


Trying out test commit or revert


I stumbled over a new concept the other day. As it was conceived by Kent Beck, that inspired and thought me a lot in the past, I got interesting. When I read his blog post I got to this quote: I hated the idea so I had to try it. I felt the same actually and now I’ve tried it. I was so provoked by it so I had to try it. The idea is pretty simple: The full command then is test && commit || revert. If the tests fail, then the code goes back to the state where the tests last passed.

A Simple Solution to Agile at Small-Scale

Net Objectives

I keep running across organizations with 4-10 dev teams struggling with Agile. They look to the two most popular frameworks out there for a solution (Scrum & SAFe) to solve their problems. On one hand they see something that can work at the team but doesn’t help them with their product management. On the other … Continue reading "A Simple Solution to Agile at Small-Scale". Agile at Scale Lean-Agile Product Management Team Level Agile


The Power of Business Scenarios for Digital Transformation

J.D. Meier's Blog

I wrote a new post, fresh off the press, on how to use Business Scenarios to drive Digital Transformation the Agile way: The Power of Business Scenarios for Digital Transformation. It’s a serious post that distills a lot of what I’ve learned over the past several years driving Digital Transformation. I learned a lot from my Enterprise Strategy days as well as when I was “head coach” on Satya Nadella’s Innovation team.

New Study: 2018 State of Embedded Analytics Report

Why do some embedded analytics projects succeed while others fail? We surveyed 500+ application teams embedding analytics to find out which analytics features actually move the needle. Read the 6th annual State of Embedded Analytics Report to discover new best practices. Brought to you by Logi Analytics.

4 agile best practices every enterprise architect should follow


The architect's role in an agile team is challenging, and not well defined. Neither agile nor Scrum principles offer a clear definition of the responsibilities. But the role of an architect in agile is important. App Dev & Testing, Agile, Agile, Software Architecture


Special Operations Focuses Inward

The Cipher Brief

United States Special Operations Forces are attracting attention for the wrong reasons after a spate of incidents overseas that involved the murder of Americans, allegedly carried out by SOF Forces. A former Green Beret, who was working as a contractor for Lockheed Martin died in Iraq on New Year’s day from what authorities characterize as severe head trauma. Two Marines and a Navy Corpsman are under investigation in his death.