Tue.Jun 15, 2021

On Comments in Code

Henrik Warne

I used to think that I didn’t need comments if I wrote self-documenting code. However, I have realized that I do write comments, and that I find them really useful. To see how many comments I write, and what kind they are, I wrote a script to analyze my git commits from the last six years.

Kids Need to Learn Coding Fundamentals from the Start

The Crazy Programmer

All parents know that the jobs of tomorrow will rely on STEM skills and programming knowledge and that it’s necessary to get ready for this today. But if you don’t have these skills yourself, how can someone recognize the best coding instructors from the rest?

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How Being a Dad Makes Me a Better CEO

CEO Insider

With Father’s Day on the horizon, I’m feeling incredibly lucky to be the father of two very talented, yet different boys. One has taken to the great game of baseball and the other is a budding artist, yet each is absolutely committed to his passion.

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Automating Infrastructure Deployment with Terraform and FlexDeploy

Flexagon

What is Terraform? Terraform is an infrastructure as code tool, allowing you to build, change, and version infrastructure. Your infrastructure will be defined within the “code” of your Terraform script.

How to Empower Your Users So You Can Create a Great Product

Speaker: Johanna Rothman, Management Consultant, Rothman Consulting Group

Join Johanna Rothman, Author and Consultant, for her session that will discuss why instead of designing for the users, CTOs and their teams should collaborate with empowered users to create a great product together.

How Low-Code is Anchoring the Digital-First Enterprise

DevOps.com

When the pandemic hit, digital transformation was accelerated, and many companies turned to low-code development in the hopes of winning in the new agile world. Technology aficionados have heard the phrase, “Faster, better, cheaper — pick two.”

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Akamai Adds Service to Optimize API Traffic

DevOps.com

Akamai today launched an API Acceleration service specifically designed to accelerate application programming interface (API) calls using special purpose hardware, reserved capacity and prioritized routing.

Fortifying Internal Regulation: Data Collection, Retention, & Usability

Dataiku

Many individuals work with data each day, but do they spend enough time thinking about the source and function of this data?

Yes, You Do Need SCA

DevOps.com

We often go to restaurants and treat ourselves to unfamiliar and exotic foods made with ingredients we’re only vaguely aware of. A chef and their team (or a manager and their crew) are our vouchsafe that what’s in there isn’t deadly.

Communal Computing

O'Reilly Media - Ideas

Home assistants and smart displays are being sold in record numbers, but they are built wrong. They are designed with one person in mind: the owner. These technologies need to fit into the communal spaces where they are placed, like homes and offices. If they don’t fit, they will be unplugged and put away due to lack of trust. The problems are subtle at first. Your Spotify playlist starts to have recommendations for songs you don’t like.

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Address the Challenges of Siloed Monitoring Tools

Companies frequently experience monitoring tool sprawl. Find out why monitoring tool sprawl occurs, why it’s a problem for businesses, and the positive business impacts of monitoring tool consolidation.

Broadcom Adds VSM Platform to DevOps Portfolio

DevOps.com

Broadcom Inc. today added a dedicated value stream management (VSM) application to its portfolio of DevOps offerings as part of an effort to make it simpler to prioritize software development initiatives.

Article: How to Spread Technical Practices Like TDD in an Organization

InfoQ Articles

One of the success factors for Agile and DevOps is developers changing the way they work and adopting practices like Test-Driven Development (TDD). It’s not something that just happens by itself, and many of the “usual” ways of introducing change fail for TDD.

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Adobe Acquired Magento : How It Impacted The Future Of Ecommerce

Xicom

Over the past 12 months, the way we shop has been wavering round the clock. Not, Convinced? Have a look! “On

How to Build a Proven Simple and Easy Funder-Friendly Budget

TechSoup

If you follow my work, you may have noticed that my advice on writing a grant proposal usually focuses on the written part — called the "narrative" section. But a full grant proposal actually has at least one other component: the budget.

A Training Company’s Guide to Selecting an eLearning Platform

Training companies have an opportunity to embrace the change and create meaningful change in their organizations by moving online. Discover the advantages of a digital-first approach, using an eLearning platform.

Double loop learning retrospectives

Apiumhub

Even well-educated people can struggle to learn from experience. We all know people who have been in the same company for 10 years and claim to have 10 years of experience, but they really have one year repeated 10 times as they were doing the same things year after year.

Enterprises Face Growing Technical Debt

DevOps.com

Technologists are always espousing new, trendy development solutions. More robust frameworks, increased delivery, better integration. But rarely do these proponents consider the long-term side effects of introducing new technologies.

Advantages of Fusioncharts Over Open Source Libraries

Php,Mysql,Jquery Tutorial And Interview Question

This php chart article about, Why should you use FusionCharts rather than open-source libraries?, There are many open-source chart libraries available, but not all of the chart have capabilities to construct a successful application dashboard.

The Role of Hospital Management System in Seamless Care Delivery

Daffodil Software

The COVID-19 pandemic has put tremendous pressure on the healthcare system, globally. Hospitals have experienced a surge in the volume of patients. The hospital staff has been asked to perform roles they were unfamiliar with.

Does Your Company Need Help Solving These 4 Common eLearning Challenges?

If you want to know how to get ahead of the game and avoid the common mishaps in selling your eLearning courses, you’ve come to the right place! Lambda Solutions has identified the most common and costly challenges faced by eLearning providers today.

CodeSOD: World Class Contracting

The Daily WTF

The time and effort needed to complete a project and the amount of time available rarely line up well. Wayne M 's company found themselves in a position where what they needed to deliver and what they could deliver by the deadline simply didn't match up.

Sustainability in water supply: Every drop counts

Beyond B2B

Just 2.5% percent of the world's water reserves is fresh water. And most of this is not available to humans at all.

No One Likes Passwords and They are the Leading Cause of Data Breaches

MobileIron

Did you hear about the latest data breach caused by a stolen password? Technically, it was a user account security token used by the malicious cyber threat actors to gain initial access into the company’s chat workspace.

4 Strategies to Build and Improve Parent-Teacher Communication

PowerSchool

This past school year presented many challenges. It also opened our eyes to some welcome developments and changes in K-12 education we can carry into the future.

Cloud-Scale Monitoring With AWS and Datadog

In this eBook, find out the benefits and complexities of migrating workloads to AWS, and services that AWS offers for containers and serverless computing.

A Day in the Life: Caleb Jackson

Tandem

Morning. I wake up around 7:30-8:00 a.m. I make my bed, and then I almost always eat strawberry oatmeal for breakfast. I usually carve out time to journal for just 5 minutes every morning, and I either write affirmations or about my dreams from last night. 9 a.m. I start work at 9 a.m.

The Ripe Selection at the Server Market

Dell EMC

Servers have differentiated along three workload verticals; these specialized designs can be used in your data center to improve performance and drive efficiency

ABC’s of UEM – Part 2

MobileIron

In my introduction to this blog series , I talked about why Unified Endpoint Management (UEM) is more relevant than ever before. In this second part of the ABC’s of UEM series I will talk about the next set of letters and how they tie into Ivanti.

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Choose the Cloud-based LIMS that’s best for you – Here’s how!

Trigent

We’ve been constantly striving to move towards automated, paperless processes in laboratories. Greater laboratory efficiency has always been a major motivator for doing so.

Deliver Effective Online Education and Events Your Members Will Love

This guide identifies the biggest challenges for associations moving their training online and provides practical solutions so that you can hit the ground running. Download now to keep your members engaged and growing even in times of COVID-19.

How to Make the Move to Enterprise-Wide Leader

Next Level Blog

It’s interesting how things run in patterns.

What Is Cloud Automation? Here's Everything You Need To Know

CloudZero

Automation does not only eliminate the mundaneness of performing repetitive tasks, it can also help reduce errors and mistakes. Good cloud infrastructure encourages cloud automation. That should be one of the main motivators of implementing it. Cloud

How Manufacturing Industry Can End Their Woes with Custom Software Solutions

Radixweb

In this blog we have discussed the common custom software challenges pf manufacturing industries and their solutions. Software Development Article