Tue.Nov 12, 2019

Bliki: WaterfallProcess

Martin Fowler

In the software world, “waterfall” is commonly used to describe a style of software process, one that contrasts with the ideas of iterative, or agile styles.

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15 Sprint Review Anti-Patterns


TL; DR: 15 Sprint Review Anti-Patterns. Are we still on the right track? Answering this question in a collaborative effort of the Scrum Team as well as internal (and external) stakeholders is the purpose of the Sprint Review.


DevOps Chat: Debugging Spinnaker Apps, With Salesforce


Spinnaker Summit 2019 Preview: Debugging production issues in any environment can be challenging, and Spinnaker has its production learning curve. Problems aren’t always replicable in a smaller environment, and debug messages can be verbose and confusing to triage what’s happening.

7 steps to improve your data structure and algorithm skills

Hacker Earth Developers Blog

This blog is a guest contribution from Harsh Goel, Founder Interviewcamp. Machine Learning or Blockchain might be the next big thing, but interview problem-solving is the skill of the decade.

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.

Three Ways Developers Can Worry Less About Security


Over the past 10 years, developers have risen in organizational importance. They’ve acquired more tools, power, responsibility and autonomy. As part of that evolution, many developers today want to touch all of the layers of code and have their hands in every tool that’s being built.

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The Power of Embedded Analytics and the Build Versus Buy Dilemma


Embedded analytics are a powerful tool for adding value and stickiness to your desktop and mobile apps. Many app developers are providing these features as standard in their tools.

Evolving Leadership in the Role of Agile Managers


When your organization begins an agile transformation, implementing a new workplace philosophy with self-organized teams can leave managers unsure of their new role. The agile methodology emphasizes autonomy in a less hierarchical way than traditional methods (to learn more about agile methodology, click here ).

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NLP—The Emerging Force within the AI Family


Natural Language Processing (NLP) is a field within Artificial Intelligence (AI) that allows machines to parse, understand, and generate human language. This branch of AI can be applied to multiple languages and across many different formats (for example, unstructured documents, audio, etc.).

The Most Important Factors When Choosing a New Open Source Project

The New Stack

Tidelift sponsored this post. In June of 2019, Tidelift and The New Stack jointly fielded a survey of professional software developers.

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.

Scaling in DevOps

Dzone - DevOps

There are a number of barriers in scaling DevOps.

Why Kubernetes Works for Infrastructure Abstraction

The New Stack

KubeCon + CloudNativeCon sponsored this post, in anticipation of KubeCon + CloudNativeCon NA , Nov. 18-21 in San Diego.

DevOps Demand in the Market Will Skyrocket in the Next 5 Years

Dzone - DevOps

DevOps may never stop, and it waits for no one. DevOps demand in the market is still high. However, since there are always some doubters around, I’ll explain why the need for this process is shooting up.

Page Simulator

Netflix TechBlog

Page Simulation for Better Offline Metrics at Netflix by David Gevorkyan , Mehmet Yilmaz , Ajinkya More , Gaurav Agrawal , Richard Wellington , Vivek Kaushal , Prasanna Padmanabhan , Justin Basilico At Netflix, we spend a lot of effort to make it easy for our members to find content they will love.

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.

Role of Test Automation in DevOps

Dzone - DevOps

Here's where QA fits into new DevOps processes. The purpose of DevOps is to bring development and operations together. It allows them to build, test and deploy applications while reducing time-to-market considerably.

Are Your Microservices Overly Chatty?

The New Stack

Amir Souchami. Amir Souchami is Director of Architecture and Security at ironSource. With great passion for technology, he's constantly learning the latest to stay sharp and create highly scalable and modular solutions with a positive business ROI.

In the Cloud a Security-First Mindset Wins


Cloud migration changes our foundational understandings of identity. During my career, I’ve worked with Fortune 5000 retail, financial and healthcare customers to help design complex roadmaps and strategies for managing and governing identity to keep critical business data secure.

3 keys to a highly effective product release


With the adoption of DevOps and continuous delivery, modern-day product release cycles can be unforgiving. What's worse, an error-prone release has the potential to put the customer experience, reputation of your company, security, and data privacy at risk.

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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.

When AI is a tool and when it’s a weapon


Read Seth Colaner explain how artificial intelligence can either be a tool or a weapon on Venture Beat : The immense capabilities artificial intelligence is bringing to the world would have been inconceivable to past generations. But even as we marvel at the incredible power these new technologies afford, we’re faced with complex and urgent […].

Why Organizations Love Data like Pizza

TIBCO - Connected Intelligence

Nearly everyone loves pizza. Norwegians lead the world with over 11 pies per person per year. The United States follows closely with one in eight Americans eating pizza each day. Domino’s Pizza Inc., the global market share leader, is growing at over 15% annually.

AI development has major security, privacy and ethical blind spots


Read why O’Reilly says that security, privacy and ethics are low-priority issues for developers when modeling their machine learning solutions on Help Net Security : Security is the most serious blind spot. Nearly three-quarters (73 per cent) of respondents indicated they don’t check for security vulnerabilities during model building. More than half (59 per cent) […].

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Pwned Android, Chromium devices drive winnings at Tokyo hacker contest

The Parallax

TOKYO—When it comes to getting hacked by security researchers at the seventh annual Mobile Pwn2Own hacking contest here, smart TVs could be a lot smarter about staying secure. The same goes for Wi-Fi routers, Xiaomi Android phones, and an Amazon Echo.

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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.

Is Cloud AI a Fad? The Shortcomings of Cloud Artificial Intelligence


Read Christopher Tozzi explain the shortcomings of cloud artificial intelligence on IT Pro Portal : Want to build artificial intelligence (AI) into your app, but don’t want to have to collect your own data or train your own models? The cloud has a solution for you. Cloud-based AI services have emerged as one of the […].

Tom Bossert’s Plan to Hijack the Hack

The Cipher Brief

Tom Bossert spends a lot of time thinking about hacking. The former Homeland Security Advisor to President Trump who also served as the country’s Chief Risk Officer and Senior Advisor on cyber, left his White House position in 2018. It happened just after Bossert spoke at The Cipher Brief’s Annual Threat Conference. He returned to Washington to find that under then-incoming National Security Advisor John Bolton, Bossert’s services were no longer needed. So, he went private.

Diversity, inclusion, and belonging at GitHub in 2019


We’ve had an eventful year at GitHub—we welcomed new leadership (myself included), shipped new products, and grew our employee and developer communities. Through it all, our shared mission has stayed constant: to build the best platform for our global community of developers and the best workplace for our global team of employees (or Hubbers, as we like to say). .

[VLOG] When Does the Scrum Master Use the Scrum Master Stances


Hello awesome people. It's me again with new learnings from the trenches. In our Professional Scrum Master and Professional Scrum Master II class, we talk about several stances that the Scrum Master use to improve organisation agility to deliver valuable products.

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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.

Download Recruitment dashboard template

Hacker Earth Developers Blog

The post Download Recruitment dashboard template appeared first on HackerEarth Blog. Downloads Talent Assessment

Two Stackery Superstars Named AWS Serverless Heroes


It’s been a great couple of months at Stackery. Since coming on as CEO earlier this year, I’ve been impressed with how much our team gets done and their contributions to making the serverless development experience easier and more reliable.

How The Semester Ends

The Daily WTF

Ginger recently finished an advanced degree, and during her work, she of course had to work as a TA for a number of classes.

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