Fri.Oct 16, 2020

Measuring Models' Uncertainty: Conformal Prediction

Dataiku

For designing machine learning (ML) models as well as for monitoring them in production, uncertainty estimation on predictions is a critical asset. It helps identify suspicious samples during model training in addition to detecting out-of-distribution samples at inference time. Featured Tech Blog

The Systems Approach in Organizational Transformations

Agile Alliance

I had the pleasure of interviewing Maica Trinidad, who is an anthropologist by training and an Agilist by vocation. People agile transformation business agility organizational development video

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You Say You Want an Evolution?

Dell EMC

Reinvent your operating model with SONiC When it comes to the network operating system (NOS), there is a revolution underway. If you’re reading this blog there’s a good chance you’re a part of it—or ready to join.

Why It’s Time for Site Reliability Engineering to Shift Left

DevOps.com

By adopting a multilevel approach to site reliability engineering and arming your team with the right tools, you can unleash benefits that impact the entire service-delivery continuum In today’s application-driven economy, the infrastructure supporting business-critical applications has never been more important.

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.

Who Needs a Dashboard? Why the Kubernetes Command Line Is Not Enough

The New Stack

Developers don’t use them, but enterprises won’t buy a product without them. What’s the deal with dashboards? And why do they matter for Kubernetes? .

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Top 5 Things Every Kafka Developer Should Know

Confluent

Apache Kafka® is an event streaming platform used by more than 30% of the Fortune 500 today. There are numerous features of Kafka that make it the de-facto standard for […]. Command Line Tools Consumer Cooperative Rebalancing Message Delivery Producer Sticky Partitioner Apache Kafka

ServiceNow Partners with IBM on AIOps

DevOps.com

ServiceNow and IBM this week announced that the Watson artificial intelligence for IT operations (AIOps) platform from IBM will be integrated with the IT service management (ITSM) platform from ServiceNow.

How Pinball Machines Highlight the Importance of Chaos Engineering

The New Stack

Gremlin sponsored this post. Matthew Helmke. Matthew Helmke was a technical writer for Gremlin, and is now a Senior Technical Content Developer at Grafana Labs.

Two Decision-Making Actions that Will Save You Months of Frustration

Let's Grow Leaders

Too many decision-making meetings devolve into frustrating, passive wastes of time. In this episode, you’ll get two actions you can take to ensure you make smarter, faster decisions that energize your team.

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.

Most Organizations are Overtesting Software — and Also Undertesting

The New Stack

Wolfgang Platz. Wolfgang is the founder and chief product officer of Tricentis. He is the force behind software testing innovations such as model-based test automation and the linear expansion test design methodology.

4 Ways Custom Software Development Can Help Startups

Sunflower Lab

Ben Chestnut was just a guy running a design consulting business in the year 2000. When he added a custom software to his arsenal, he became MailChimp. Custom software development has the power to take startup businesses to the next level.

Growing Social Impact by Reaching over a Million NGOs Worldwide

TechSoup

Over years of building our impact and refining our expertise, TechSoup has established one of the largest databases of non-governmental organizations (NGOs) in the world.

Canonical’s MicroK8s Lightweight Kubernetes Distribution Gets High Availability

The New Stack

Canonical has added what it calls autonomous high availability (HA) clustering to its MicroK8s Kubernetes distribution, adding additional stability to what Canonical has described as the software’s “lightweight Kubernetes” capabilities.

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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.

Cultural Awareness and Coherence (ORGANIC agility Principle #1)

Agile42

An overview of the leadership framework, principles, tools and practices that help create an organization that can organically grow and adapt to challenges. Continue reading Cultural Awareness and Coherence (ORGANIC agility Principle #1) at agile42.

Member of the Band – Luis Borge Rodríguez Sr. Full Stack Developer

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? In this blog series, we’re going to introduce you to members of our band—engineers, technical recruiters, PMs, designers, and more who make up the most important asset in Gorilla Logic…our talent!

How Top Software Developers Support Web Developers With Web Development Software

KitelyTech

Open-source web development software created by software developers has changed the way that web developers create websites and mobile apps. Web development was notoriously difficult because of the wide range of factors that had to be accounted for when developing a website.

A Product Manager’s Guide: Working With Jira

iTexico

A Product Manager’s Guide: Working With Jira. To underpin the success of any product, the main focus should be shifted towards its quality. As a product manager, you have most of the details regarding the product being developed.

How Embedding AI-Powered Analytics Can Give You a Competitive Advantage

Embedding dashboards and reports aren’t enough. Futureproof your application by offering instant, actionable insights that will give you and your customers a competitive advantage.

Four Short Links: 16 October 2020

O'Reilly Media - Ideas

Automerge — (Github) Data structure library for Javascript ( and Rust ) providing Conflict-Free Replicated Data Types (CRDTs).

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The Best 32 Project Management Tools 2020 [Unbiased]

Codegiant

From the desk of a brilliant weirdo #1: Greetings! Thank you for checking out this article. It means a lot! In this robust piece of content, I’ll talk to you about the top project management tools today. We’ll take a look at the best 32 PM apps: The most popular project management tools.

Bootloaders for Embedded Linux Systems

The New Stack

The Linux Foundation sponsored this post. John Bonesio. John is a Linux Instructor at The Linux Foundation. Embedded Linux systems almost always include a bootloader. Technically it’s not a part of Linux, but bootloaders are an essential part of the embedded Linux experience.

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Why value stream management success hinges on flow, governance

TechBeacon

The value of having predictable flow in software development has been recognized since lean manufacturing principles were first applied to its processes. More recently, software pros have witnessed the rise of value stream management (VSM) to map and track software flow.

Building Like Amazon

Speaker: Leo Zhadanovsky, Principal Solutions Architect, Amazon Web Services

Amazon's journey to its current modern architecture and processes provides insights for all software development leaders. To get there, Amazon focused on decomposing for agility, making critical cultural and operational changes, and creating tools for software delivery. The result was enabling developers to rapidly release and iterate software while maintaining industry-leading standards on security, reliability, and performance. Whether you're developing for a small startup or a large corporation, learning the tools for CI/CD will make your good DevOps team great. We are excited to be joined by Leo Zhadanovsky, a Principal Solutions Architect at Amazon Web Services.

Best of Gene Kim Collection

Dzone - DevOps

This week is the DevOps Enterprise Summit, Gene Kim's popular conference. Despite being in an unpredictable and uncommon year, they've planned a packed and exciting virtual conference. We felt inspired by all the work Gene Kim + team have done on the conference, so we wanted to put together our favorite articles from Gene Kim. Let's take a look. Understanding the Work In Our Value Stream and Improving Flow.

Support At-Risk Students with Balanced Assessment Systems

PowerSchool

Balanced assessment systems offer valuable insight into student progress Actively monitoring student progress and using data to guide instructional decisions are crucial components of a successful education system and—ultimately—successful students.

Outreach Engages Their Production Code with Honeycomb

Honeycomb

Outreach is the number one sales engagement platform with the largest customer base and industry-leading usage. Outreach helps companies dramatically increase productivity and drive smarter, more insightful engagement with their customers.

Synopsys’ Seeker IAST wins Best Cloud and Web Application Security category at CybersecAsia Awards

Synopsys

Seeker was recognized for its leadership and innovation in cloud and web-based application security. Learn how to improve your security posture with IAST.

eLearning demand is at an all-time high. Pick the right LMS!

The need for online learning is greater than ever having the right LMS is absolutely crucial. Quickly, easily, and cost-effectively decide which Learning Management System is right for you with this 12-step guide from LMS implementation experts.