Sun.Dec 01, 2019

And the Builders Shall Inherit the Earth: The Democratization of IT

DevOps.com

The democratization of IT is happening, and vendors need to recognize that if they want to survive Just back home from KubeCon/CloudNativeCon in San Diego, which can only be called a force of nature.

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Leadership: A Global Perspective

N2Growth Blog

This fall, I embarked on a worldwide quest to gain insights and perspectives on global leadership in the 21st century.

Human Behavior in Software Development

Professor Beekums

I find behavioral economics fascinating. Many economists assume rational behavior among all people and it results in economic models that seem good in theory, but end up being completely inaccurate. Humans aren’t 100% rational and the real decisions we make are difficult to account for.

CodeSOD: List Incomprehension

The Daily WTF

Loads of languages, like Python, have some sort of "comprehension" as a form of syntactic sugar. Instead of doing something awkward like: my_list = [1, 2, 3, 4] res = [] for x in my_list: res.append(x*x) # res contains: [1, 4, 9, 16]. You can instead do: my_list = [1, 2, 3, 4] res = [x * x for x in my_list] # res contains: [1, 4, 9, 16]. Used correctly, it's not just code golf, but it can make the intent and purpose of your code more clear.

Architect Your Organization for Effectiveness, Productivity, and Joy

Speaker: Ron Lichty, Consultant: Interim VP Engineering, Ron Lichty Consulting, Inc.

As a senior software leader, you likely spend more time working on the architecture of your systems than the architecture of your organization. Yet, structuring our teams and organizations is a critical factor for success. In fact, the impact of software architecture parallels the impact of organizational structure. We are excited to welcome Ron Lichty, co-author of a seminal book on managing software teams and a well-known speaker, he’ll speak to organizing for effectiveness, productivity and joy.

Why Do Contestants Keep Underbidding on ‘The Price Is Right’? A Behavioral Economist’s View

The New Stack

The first question confronting a data analyst is always: where can you find good data? And more than one researcher has apparently found a treasure trove in the annals of daytime television game shows.

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Improving The Sales In Your Business And How You Can Do It

Strategy Driven

When it comes to your business, one of the most important aspects of it is sales.

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ApacheCon Berlin, 22-24 October 2019

Instaclustr

ApacheCon Europe, October 22-24, 2019, Kulturbrauerei Berlin #ACEU19 [link]. What’s better than one ApacheCon ? Another ApacheCon! This year there were two Apache Conferences, one in Las Vegas and then again in Berlin. They were similar but different.

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Reading code of other developer

I'm Programmer

Fun of developer. 1 of 5. This how noobs think This how noobs think. Life of a developer Life of a developer. An interesting title-Linux An interesting title-Linux. Can I install this on my program too Can I install this on my program too.

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Advent of Code 2019 has started! Join in!

Xebia

TL;DR Go to [link] Have fun. It’s started! Today the Advent of Code challenge started, which is a programming puzzle contest where puzzles are unlocked each day from december 1st until december 25th. Around 300000 programmers around the world compete in friendly spirit to be the first to finish the puzzle each day. Advent of […]. The post Advent of Code 2019 has started! Join in! appeared first on Xebia Blog. Software Development adventofcode

2019 State of Engineering Performance Management Report

More than 100 software leaders were asked how they manage and measure engineering performance. How do the findings stack up to your own experience? The report includes the top engineering challenges and the most used performance metrics.

DSS 8440: Flexible Machine Learning for Data Centers

Dell EMC

More high-performance machine learning possibilities Dell EMC is adding support for NVIDIA’s T4 GPU to its already powerful DSS 8440 machine learning server. This introduces a new high-performance, high capacity, reduced cost inference choice for data centers and machine learning service providers.

A Matter of Perspective

DevOps.com

The post A Matter of Perspective appeared first on DevOps.com. Blogs ROELBOB

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What do sex, drugs, and turnover have in common?

Marcus Blankenship - Daily Writing

When my kids were in elementary school, I didn’t talk openly about sex or drugs. See, I was afraid if I talked about it, then they’d do it. So I just pretended that sex and drugs didn’t exist. Which taught my kids to pretend the same thing, at least in front of me.

Free Courses at Linux Academy – December 2019

Linux Academy

To continually support your mission to learn and grow, we are always adding new, free courses and resources for developing Linux and Cloud skills. Each month we will kick off our community content with a live study group.

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The Definitive Guide to Predictive Analytics

By embedding predictive analytics, you can future-proof your application and give users sophisticated insights. The Definitive Guide to Predictive Analytics has everything you need to get started, including real-world examples, steps to build your models, and solutions to common data challenges.

DOAG 2019 Takeaways

Flexagon

DOAG 2019 Takeaways The DOAG 2019 conference in Nuremburg was a big and busy event, filled with many speaking sessions, vendor exhibits, and venues for engaging with Oracle customers, partners, and members of the Oracle team.