Tue.May 14, 2019

Domain-driven data architecture

Martin Fowler

Zhamak explains the first part of the data mesh concept - using the ideas behind Domain-Driven Design to structure the data platform. more…. skip-home-page

How to Overcome Monitoring Challenges with Kubernetes

OverOps

As more and more companies pivot to providing software as a service, end users have come to expect that ‘service’ to always be available, fast, responsive, error-free, and to be continuously updated with new features.

Saying No - Tips for the Product Owners

Scrum.org

Saying No is an integral part of any Product Owner's job. In this short video, I explore the reasons why we might be saying Yes when No is a more appropriate answer (these reasons are from a great book by Dominica DeGrandis Make Work Visible ) and how to say No when you need to.

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How to use your Android as a 2FA key

The Parallax

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif.—Google Google just made it much, much easier for Android device owners to protect themselves with one of the safest extra security layers available to consumers. If you have a phone or tablet running Android 7.0

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How To Take Action on Customer Discovery

Speaker: Nick Noreña, Innovation Coach and Advisor, Kromatic

We all want to build successful products - and that means satisfied customers. Before anything else, you must understand what problems you can solve. The best way to do that is to get out of the building and start asking questions. But how can you make the most of those conversations, and ensure that you walk away with productive insights? Join Nick Noreña, educator, entrepreneur, and currently Innovation Coach and Advisor at Kromatic, as he covers how we can effectively action our findings from customer discovery conversations.

How AI and machine learning are improving customer experience

O'Reilly Media - Ideas

From data quality to personalization, to customer acquisition and retention, and beyond, AI and ML will shape the customer experience of the future. What can artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML) do to improve customer experience?

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Making Facebook a scapegoat is a mistake

O'Reilly Media - Ideas

Breaking up Facebook won't solve the disinformation or privacy problems. It might well make it harder for Facebook to work on those problems. Chris Hughes, a co-founder of Facebook, recently wrote an opinion piece for the New York Times presenting an argument for breaking up Facebook.

The Bug in Production: What You Don’t Know Can – and Will – Harm You

DevOps.com

Despite the risk of unplanned downtime, many organizations that develop software and services push them live without adequately testing for bugs that will manifest against production traffic. This is a huge gamble: Those bugs could lead to errors that bring down the service altogether.

Critical Remote Code Execution Vulnerability CVE-2019-0708 Addressed in Patch Tuesday Updates

Tenable

Microsoft has released its May 2019 Security Updates, which includes a fix for CVE-2019-0708, a critical remote code execution vulnerability affecting the Remote Desktop Service. Background. Microsoft has released its monthly security update for May.

Motorola Solutions: Driving a Thriving Security Culture

DevOps.com

It’s crunch time in the cybersecurity industry. For too long, many companies have remained unmoved by the increasing threat of cyberattacks, despite increased digitization of their products and services.

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.

The Choice Has Never Been Clearer

Arista

I am very excited about our next-generation R3 Series routing platforms, which are setting new standards for throughput, density, power efficiency and price performance.

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New Relic Doubles Down on DevOps

DevOps.com

New Relic today unfurled an extension of its monitoring platform specifically designed for DevOps teams tasked with managing complex IT environments.

Change is scary. Disruption is scary. Being left behind is scarier

DXC

The world of work is about to change dramatically. Truthfully, it already has been for some time, driven by stunning advances in digital technology and a shift in the job market toward a gig economy. But the already torrid pace of change will accelerate over the next 15 years, rendering unrecognizable many of the tools […]. Career Digital Transformation Leadership and Success adaptability change management collaboration critical thinking

Using Array reduce

David Walsh

Every developer who specializes in any programming language will tell you there’s a powerful tool the language provides that they rarely use and wish they knew more about. For me, it’s Array.prototype.reduce. I quite enjoy the other Array methods like map , filter , and find , but reduce is one that I knew was powerful but never really had much use for.

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.

Automated App Testing Made Easy with Appium and AWS Device Farm

Cabot Solutions

Improved Application Testing through automated Appium testing and AWS Device Farm Appium testing with AWS Device Farm gives you more control over the testing environment and how apps would perform on real mobile devices Check out this blog to know more

Google Cloud Sandbox Environments On Demand with Playground

Linux Academy

We’ve been talking about it for a while now during our Weekly Updates, and we’re finally ready to reveal our Google Sandbox Environment! Like our AWS environments, our Google environments are created on demand and allow you to work in a hassle-free, and compliance-friendly environment.

How to Treat Your Kubernetes Clusters Like Cattle, Not Pets

The New Stack

The Cloud Native Computing Foundation sponsored this post. Michael Dell , founder, chairman and CEO of Dell Technologies, defined cloud not as a place, but “as a way of doing IT.”.

Unravel Data Grows Revenue 500% Year-Over-Year, Secures $35M in Series C Funding

DevOps.com

Point72 Ventures leads funding round to address performance and complexity challenges of modern data applications and cloud migration initiatives PALO ALTO, Calif.,—May

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 short? Find out sophisticated ways to future-proof your application. Brought to you by Logi Analytics.

DataRobot Named Qlik Global Technology Partner of the Year

DataRobot

DataRobot was honored to be named the 2019 Global Technology Partner of the Year by Qlik at their annual customer and partner event, Qonnections 2019.

Thrangrycat: Vulnerabilities in Cisco Secure Boot and Cisco IOS XE (CVE-2019-1649, CVE-2019-1862)

Tenable

Researchers identify vulnerabilities in Cisco Secure Boot process and Cisco IOS XE devices that could reportedly be chained together for significant impact. Background. On May 13, Cisco published two security advisories for vulnerabilities in Cisco Secure Boot and Cisco IOS XE.

Four short links: 14 May 2019

O'Reilly Media - Ideas

Designing for AI, Opinions, Data Moats, and Trans-inclusive Design. People + AI Guidebook (Google) -- Designing human-centered AI products. Strong Opinions Loosely Held Might Be The Worst Idea in Tech -- What really happens?

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The 3 Types of Nonprofit Dashboards — and How to Build Each One

TechSoup

So much data is available to your nonprofit — through your CRM, Google Analytics, social media analytics, email analytics, and beyond. When you make a dashboard, the goal should be to deliver the right data from the right time frame to the right people so that a business decision can be made.

Make an Impact with Analytics and Journey Maps

Speaker: Kirui K. K., Co-founder and CEO of Tanasuk Africa

If you want to offer a better user experience, it can be tempting to track each and every data point in your product. However, this can quickly get complicated and overwhelming as you collect more and more data. How do you know which metrics will help you improve? Kirui K. K., Co-founder & CEO Tanasuk Africa, wants you to know that analytics don't have to be complicated to make an impact - no matter the size of your company. Join him as he explains how to create a customer journey map, then use that map to figure out the metrics you need to know - and how to use them.

Intel Releases Cloud Hypervisor Based on Same Components as Amazon’s Firecracker

The New Stack

Intel today announced a new special-purpose Linux hypervisor for cloud native workloads built on the Rust virtual machine manager, or rust-vmm — the open source set of hypervisor components that Amazon’s Firecracker micro virtual machine is built on.

How to Achieve Multi-Cloud Visibility

Kentik

Multi-cloud is quickly becoming a “new-normal” deployment scenario as organizations of all types leverage an ever-increasing variety of cloud computing services.

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Adobe Collaborates With Amazon To Accelerate Growth for Third-Party Merchants

DevOps.com

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Larry Peterson Identifies How Service Mesh Can Help Telcos as They Move into Microservices

The New Stack

In this episode of The New Stack Makers, TC Currie is joined with industry veteran Larry Peterson , now CTO of the Open Networking Foundation (ONF) and Professor Emeritus at Princeton University.

The Magic of Intent: Start Knowing The Goals of Your Users

Speaker: Terhi Hanninen, Senior Product Manager, Zalando, and Dr. Franziska Roth, Senior User Researcher, Zalando

It's important to know your users - what are their preferences, pain points, ultimate goals? With user research and usage data, you can get a great idea of how your users act. The tricky part is, very few users reliably act the same way every time they use your product. Join Terhi Hanninen, Senior Product Manager, and Dr. Franziska Roth, Senior User Researcher at Zalando, as they explain how they were able to reach a new level of user understanding - by taking their user research and segmenting their users by point-in-time intent. You'll leave with a strategy to change how your product team, and organization at large, understands your users.